Michele Pfund

Associate Dean
Faculty w/Admin Appointment
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3406
Clinical Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4706

Education

  • PhD  Arizona State University, 2002
  • MS  Purdue University, 1999
  • BS  Case Western Reserve Univeristy, 1993

Research Interests

  • Decision Analysis, Optimization, and Simulation Methodologies 
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Modeling and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems

Publications

  • R. Swaminathan, M. Pfund, J. Fowler, and S. Mason, "Minimizing Total Weighted Tardiness in a Dynamic Flowshop with Variable Processing Times," Journal: Computers and Operations Research, to appear
  • S. Diaz, J. Fowler, M. Pfund, G. Mackulak, and M. Hickie, "Evaluating the Impacts of Reticle Requirements in Semiconductor Wafer Fabrication," IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 622-632, 2005
  • L. Mönch, H. Balasubramanian, J. Fowler, and M. Pfund, "Heuristic Scheduling of Jobs on Parallel Batch Machines with Incompatible Job Families and Unequal Ready Times," Computers and Operations Research, Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 2731-2750, 2005

 

Research Activity

  • M. Pfund and J. Fowler, "Extending The Boundaries Between Scheduling And Dispatching: Hedging And Rescheduling Techniques," International Journal of Production Research
  • Y. Chen, J. Fowler, M. Pfund, and D. Montgomery, "Parameterization of Composite Dispatching Rules," Journal of Scheduling

Courses

Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 101Student Success in Business
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 394Special Topics
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
MGT 593Applied Project
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
SCM 594Conference and Workshop
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 196Domestic Exchange Placeholder
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 394Special Topics
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 432Control Sys-Supply Chain Mgmt
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 315Business Decision Models
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 432Control Sys-Supply Chain Mgmt
SCM 493Honors Thesis
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
Summer 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
SCM 484Internship
SCM 499Individualized Instruction
SCM 502Operations and Supply Mgmt
SCM 795Continuing Registration
SCM 799Dissertation

Honors/Awards

  • Johnson & Johnson Standards of Leadership, 2004
  • Induction: Alpha Pi Mu, Omega Rho, Phi Kappa Honor Societies, 2002
  • John W. Teets Outstanding Teaching Award for the School of Business, 2000

Editorships

  • Faculty/Industrial Adviser for ORMS Tomorrow, Student Journal of INFORMS, 2003-present
  • Editor for ORMS Tomorrow, Student Journal of INFORMS, 2000-2002

Referee

  • Computers and Industrial Engineering
  • Computers and Operations Research

Service

  • Assistant Director, Johnson & Johnson, 2003-2004
  • Development Engineer, Roche Diagnostics, 1997-1999
  • Manufacturing Engineer, Nellcor Puritan Bennett, 1994-1997

Work History

Arizona State University: 1999-present