Faculty

System Design & Management (SDM) has an interdisciplinary curriculum that is taught by faculty experts from all departments in MIT’s School of Engineering and Sloan School of Management as well by faculty from MIT’s School of Science and School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

The list below identifies faculty who make major contributions to the SDM program, whether as instructors, internship supervisors, thesis advisors, or by helping to shape the program’s ongoing development.

Nicholas A. Ashford, Professor of Technology and Policy, MIT; Director, MIT Technology and Law Program

Bruce G. Cameron, Director, System Architecture Lab, MIT

Edward F. Crawley, Ford Professor of Engineering and Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT; Cofounder, MIT System Design & Management; Founding President, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Michael A. Cusumano, Sloan Management Review Distinguished Professor of Management, MIT; Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management and Engineering Systems, MIT

Michael A.M. Davies, Senior Lecturer, MIT

Olivier L. de Weck, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT; Editor-in-Chief, Systems Engineering; Faculty Director, MIT-Switzerland; Codirector, Center for Complex Engineering Systems, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology and MIT; Adjunct Professor, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Richard de Neufville, Professor of Engineering Systems, MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society

Dov Dori, Harry Lebensfeld Chair in Industrial Engineering and Head of the Enterprise System Modeling Laboratory, Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion—Israel Institute of Technology; Lecturer, MIT System Design & Management

Steven D. Eppinger, General Motors Leaders for Global Operations Professor of Management Science, MIT; Professor of Management Science, MIT; Faculty Codirector, MIT System Design & Management

Charles H. Fine, Chrysler LGO Professor of Management, MIT; Codirector, MIT Communications Futures Program; President and Dean, Asia School of Business, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Daniel Frey, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

David E. Hardt, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

Randolph E. Kirchain, Principal Research Scientist, Materials Systems Laboratory, MIT

Nancy G. Leveson, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT

James M. Lyneis, Visiting Senior Lecturer, MIT System Design & Management

Stuart E. Madnick, John Norris Maguire (1960) Professor of Information Technology, MIT; Codirector, PROFIT Program, MIT; Visiting Professor/Scholar, Harvard University, Nanyang Technological University, University of Newcastle, Technion, Victoria University, University of Edinburgh, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, and European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics

Thomas L. Magnanti, Institute Professor and Professor of Operations Research, MIT; Cofounder, MIT System Design & Management

Bryan R. Moser, Lecturer, MIT System Design & Management

Joel Moses, Institute Professor and Professor of Computer Science, MIT

Charles M. Oman, Senior Research Engineer, MIT Aeronautics and Astronautics

Eric Rebentisch, Research Associate, MIT Sociotechnical Systems Research Center

Nelson P. Repenning, School of Management Distinguished Professor of System Dynamics and Organization Studies, MIT

Donna H. Rhodes, Director and Principal Research Scientist, MIT Systems Engineering Advancement Research Initiative

Daniel Roos, Japan Steel Industry Professor, Emeritus, MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering

Donald B. Rosenfield, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management

Adam M. Ross, Research Scientist, MIT Systems Engineering Advancement Research Initiative

Joan S. Rubin, Executive Director and Senior Lecturer, MIT System Design & Management

Shalom Saar, Senior Lecturer, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics

Warren P. Seering, Weber-Shaughness Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT; Codirector, MIT System Design & Management

David Simchi-Levi, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT; Codirector, MIT Leaders for Global Operations

Steven J. Spear, Senior Lecturer, MIT; Senior Fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

John D. Sterman, Jay W. Forrester Professor of Management, MIT; Professor, MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society; Director, MIT System Dynamics Group and MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative

Joseph M. Sussman, JR East Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems, MIT

James Utterback, David A. McGrath Jr. (1959) Professor of Management and Innovation, MIT; Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management, MIT

Eric Von Hippel, T Wilson (1953) Professor of Management, MIT

Irving Wladawsky-Berger, Visiting Lecturer in Information Technology, MIT; Fellow, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy; Fellow, MIT Connection Science

Henry Birdseye Weil, Senior Lecturer in Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management, MIT

Daniel E. Whitney, Senior Research Scientist and Senior Lecturer Emeritus, MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society; Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Mechanical Engineering, MIT

John R. Williams, Professor of Information Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Engineering Systems, MIT; Director, MIT Auto-ID Labs

Maria C. Yang, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

All information is accurate as of April 25, 2016, and is subject to change.