Dr. Julie Ann Stuart Williams
- Position: Professor
- Department: Management and MIS
- Office Location: Bldg 76A Room 328
- Campus: 8504742283
Dr. Julie Ann Stuart Williams, a Professor in the Department of Management/MIS, has a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Georgia Tech.
Williams has conducted research on recycling, open-access scheduling systems and ways to assess and improve student learning.
She wrote a chapter, “Clean Manufacturing,” for The Handbook of Industrial Engineering, Technology and Management, and she co-authored a chapter on “Real Options Design for Sustainable Product Quality Management” for another book.
Her research includes studies of bulk recycling, “reverse production” and electronics recycling, all key issues for an economy seeking to reduce costs and raise environmental quality.
Williams also has studied ways students learn – through essays, word problems and progressive quizzes – and serves as a reviewer for more than a dozen professional journals on such topics as production systems, management science, and operations research.
Her work has been published in Journal of Education for Business, Journal of Rehabilitation Administration, and International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing and elsewhere.
Williams, who is a licensed professional engineer, taught at Ohio State University and Purdue University before joining UWF in 2005.
She has worked with large corporations, including AT&T Bell Laboratories, General Motors Research & Development Center and Caterpillar Logistics as well as leading Pensacola institutions such as Sacred Heart Health System, Baptist Health Care and West Florida Healthcare.