James Curry, Ph.D.

Dr. James Curry

Dr. James Curry
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Anita Riddle Excellence in Engineering Teaching Fellowship
Director of Online Programs and Outreach for the College of Engineering

Phone: 409-880-7823
Office: Cherry Bldg., Room 2612
Email: james.curry@lamar.edu



  • Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • M.S. Operations Research and Industrial Engineering, University of Texas
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas

Courses Taught

  • Production and Inventory Control* 
  • Operations Research*
  • Simulation*
  • Computer Application*
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Introduction to Industrial Engineering*
  • Text Engineering
  • Enterprise Business Intelligence
  • Data mining with SAS and mySQL

* Indicates online and face to face.