Past News

09/04/2018 - 2:45pm
Flyer Career Fair
The ISE Department is hosting its 10th ISE Career Fair
for ISE Dept. students only!(UG, Master’s/HSE and Ph.D.)
When: Wednesday, September 12th
5:30 p.m.—8:00 p.m.
Where: Wood Dinning room, Iaccoca Conference 
08/27/2018 - 3:45pm
ise career fair
Ise will holding its 10th Annual Career fair, in the previous attending companies were Lutron, Becton, Dickinson &
05/30/2018 - 10:15am
Luis Nunes Vicente

Luis Nunes Vicente has been named the Timothy J. Wilmott '80 Endowed Faculty Professor and Chair of Lehigh University's Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE), effective August 1, 2018.

09/11/2017 - 11:30am

2017-2018 ISE Student Council: Sophomores - Jacob Beyloune & Xiaming Jin, Juniors - Connor Schiff & Jack Scott, Seniors - Meghan Bacik, Grace Butler & Elisabeth Oglevee, Master's students - Roger Blumin - MGSE/MSE, Yilun Chen - AFIN, Xiandong Peng - HSE & Kamal Kishore Ramiah - ISE, Ph.D. students - Suresh Bolusani & Secil Sozuer and faculty and staff - Department Chair, Ted Ralphs, Associate Chair, George Wilson, and Communications Specialist, Abby Barlok.

04/02/2017 - 2:15pm

Dr. Gary Edward Whitehouse, 78, passed away Friday March 31, 2017 in Bonita Springs, Florida. After taking his education in Industrial Engineering at Lehigh University and Arizona State University, Dr. Whitehouse enjoyed a long and distinguished career in higher education. He was professor of Industrial Engineering at Lehigh University from 1965-1978; he continued his career as a faculty member and administrator at University of Central Florida from 1978-2004.

01/26/2017 - 11:00am

Earlier this month, a team of Lehigh engineering students arrived in southern California, set up shop in Boeing’s satellite facility in El Segundo and got to work.

01/16/2017 - 10:00am

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017, 4-6 pm
Location: STEPS Concourse, ST 100L, Lehigh University

10/21/2016 - 2:45pm

Congratulations to JT Black, IE '60, on receiving the LEAN Engineering Award from Auburn University! JT was given the award "for a lifetime of dedication to the principles of Continuous Improvement and Respect for People, and the promotion of Lean Engineers by the creation and nurturing of the Lean Manufacturing Course."

11/30/2015 - 3:15pm

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Professor of Practice in Computation and Data Analytics. We welcome applicants with an established strength in Data Analytics and/or High-Performance Computing and a degree in any ISE-relevant discipline, including industrial engineering, operations research, systems engineering, and computer science. A Ph.D is preferred, but exceptional candidates with an MS will be considered.

09/01/2015 - 1:30pm

The following have been chosen by their peers to serve on the ISE Council for 2015-2016:

Samuel Littman
Lena McDonnell

James Manherz
Peter White

Sean Byrne
Richard Garcia
Thomas Lindberg

Master's Students
Chandan Mishra - ISE
Niki Rishi - HSE
Yizhou Zhang - MSE/MGSE

Ph.D Students
Sertalp Cay
Yinan Liu


05/19/2015 - 9:30am

Congratulations ISE Graduates! We are so proud of you and wish you the best of luck in everything you do!

04/07/2015 - 10:30am

Congratulations to Dr. Yang Dong, Lehigh University ISE Alum (Ph.D. '14) for her Honorable Mention Certificate from INFORMS 2014 in the Informs-Financial Services Section (FSS) Best Student Paper Competition. Congrats, Yang!

01/26/2015 - 11:15am

Before you attempt to build a first-rate helicopter flight simulator, it helps to know how it feels to fly a real one. Six students in Lehigh’s Integrated Business and Engineering Honors Program (IBE) recently did both.

12/22/2014 - 11:00am
Lehigh University ISE - 150th Logo

As Lehigh prepares to celebrate its sesquicentennial in October of 2015, we are celebrating the history of the University by looking back at the 150 people, places, events, breakthroughs and traditions that have helped make Lehigh what it is today. Check back here often, and on the Lehigh homepage, as we unveil more of the best of Lehigh each week.

11/01/2014 - 5:00pm
Lehigh University ISE - Palo Alto ISE Event Invite

Join the ISE Department's faculty, staff, and students for an evening of fellowship and networking!

RSVP by Wednesday, November 5, 2014 to Abby Barlok at or by phone at 610-758-2986. Spouses are invited. This is a no cost ISE sponsored event.

09/10/2014 - 4:15pm

The 2014-2015 ISE Council Election has concluded and the results are in! The following have been chosen by their peers to serve on the ISE Council: Sophomores Keri McGlothlin Tony Nikolov Juniors Royce Kok Lama Nassar Seniors Danielle Annecchino Carly Deskins Allison Howard Master's Students Huizhong Han Alex Wiedorn Ph.D Students Pelin Cay Rui Yu Congratulations!

01/01/2014 - 12:00am

The 2013-2014 ISE Council Election has concluded and the results are in! The following have been chosen by their peers to serve on the ISE Council:

Sophomore class - Sean Byrne, Patrick Dec & Royce Kok
Junior class - Carly Deskins & Allison Howard
Senior class - Janine Necef, Lauren Villaverde & Emily Furiga
Master's- Jieli Tian (Emily) & Yangjiaqi Sun
Ph.D.'s - Wei Guo & Matt Menickelly