I.S. Jawahir, Ph.D.

Director of Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing (ISM)
James F. Hardymon Chair in Manufacturing Systems
Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Research Areas: Modeling and Optimization of Manufacturing Processes, Product and Process Design for Sustainability, Sustainable Manufacturing

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing - ISM
414B RMB
Lexington, KY 40506-0108
Phone: 859-323-3239
Fax: 859-257-1071
Email: is.jawahir@uky.edu

Fellow: CIRP, SME and ASME

Professional Preparation

Ph.D., Manufacturing Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney
M.S., Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering, P.F. University , Moscow

Appointments

July 2012 – present: Director, Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing (ISM), College of Engineering

July 2002 – present: James F. Hardymon Chair in Manufacturing Systems, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

July 1996 – present: Professor, Mechanical Engineering (Tenured), University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

July 1990 – June 1996: Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Sept. 1989 – June 1990: Manager, Carbide Product Design, Carboloy Inc., Warren, MI

July 1986 – Sept. 1989: Lecturer and Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia