Industrial Engineering

  • IIE Student Presentation
  • Manufacturing Lab
  • Meeting with President, ABS and AET
  • students going bowling
  • Mr. Jorge Quijano and Jack Hopper

Department Spotlight

Lamar will be hosting the 2019 IISE Student Regional Conference at Lamar University. The dates are February 28th – March 2nd, 2019.


Dr. Alberto Marquez will be recognized by Tecnologico de Monterrey with Professors That Leave Their Mark award. Over 16,400 alumni participated in the selection process. Dr. Marquez was nominated and selected for this recognition due to his tenure at Tecnologico de Monterrey from 2000 to 2006 at Mexico City Campus. Dr. Marquez, currently associate professor of Industrial Engineering, has been with Lamar University since 2007.  (October 2018)

Dr. Curry was awarded the Dr. Anita Riddle Excellence in Engineering Teaching Fellowship. (October 2018)

Twenty-six students are enrolled in senior design this year. The students are working on six industry sponsored projects and three research projects. Topics include designing assembly lines, 5S, quality control, capacity planning, low cost robot design, outreach at a non-profit, simulation modeling of retail markets, and design of outpatient medicine clinics. (September 2018)

Five of seven Master's program graduates in summer 2018 completed MS Thesis Projects. These projects provide graduate students the opportunity to research a specific topic and develop a focus area for entering the job market. We wish all of our graduates well. (August 2018)

LU Engineering ranked 20th for return on investment by Read more. (August 2018) ranks LU Engineering #5 for return on investment. (August 2018)


LU Industrial Engineering Undergraduate Experience

LU Industrial Engineering Graduate Experience