Department of Systems Engineering & Management

Department of Systems Engineering & Management
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WELCOME TO THE DEPARMTNET OF SYSTEMS ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT
Our department offers world-class graduate programs in Systems Engineering, Engineering and Technology Management, and Environmental Engineering and Science. We are one of six cutting-edge departments in the graduate school offering exciting and relevant education at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) who serve the United States Air Force, the Department of Defense, and our nation.
 
Our faculty is comprised of experts in all major areas of engineering research and management. Our research has been funded by Department of Defense, government, and industry sources. Members of the department hold PhD’s, and are recognized leaders in the advancement of the methodology and application of systems engineering, engineering technology management, and environmental engineering and science.
 
Our department strives to assist our students with any problems or concerns they may have as a result of their studies at AFIT. Students are the most important asset at AFIT.
DEPARTMENT HEAD MESSAGE
Welcome to the Department of Systems Engineering and Management. Our faculty posses a diverse set of expertise across multiple disciplines including engineering, management, environmental science, information sciences, and finance. This quality uniquely enables our department to address and solve interdisciplinary problems that are present in the United States Air Force, sister services, and the Department of Defense at large. We provide value to our stakeholders through the defense-focused education to develop our next generation leaders. We are proactive in developing relationships and seeking consulting and research engagements across the Department of Defense. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to offering degree programs that prepare the next generation of defense and industry analysts and leaders, creating cutting edge knowledge that contributes to solving the major problems facing modern society focusing on the defense of that society, responding to the needs of all of our customers and research partners, and providing an environment of rigor and mentorship that fosters academic excellence. We invite you to visit our website periodically to learn about the exciting new developments happening here in the Department of Systems Engineering and Management.
 
We are always seeking top-quality graduate students interested in obtaining a degree in the exciting fields of Systems Engineering, Engineering and Technology Management, and Environmental Engineering and Science. Military personnel as well as US citizen civilians are students in our department. Elsewhere on this website are descriptions of the degree programs we offer. All our programs share a common element: a project or research-based experience. Alumni are strongly encouraged to keep in touch with us and visit the department.
 
We are also seeking defense and industrial partners who want to have access to the latest developments in the fields of Systems Engineering, Engineering and Technology Management, and Environmental Engineering and Science. We have a varied and active portfolio of project and research engagements which involve the faculty, students, research centers, and laboratories.
 
We hope your visit to our website helps you learn more about our people, research, and programs. We look forward to hearing from you.
 
Regards,
 
 
Michael R. Grimaila, Ph.D., CISM, CISSP
Professor and Department Head,
Department of Systems Engineering and Management
Air Force Institute of Technology
ENV: OUR MISSION & VISION

Our Mission: Provide defense-focused graduate education and engage in interdisciplinary research to achieve integrated solutions to 21st century Air Force challenges and enhance the interface between technology and human resources by focusing on systems, processes, and management.

 

Our Vision: Be recognized as a multidisciplinary intellectual asset to the Air Force for providing integrated solutions to operational challenges and enhancing the interface between technology and management by focusing on systems, processes, and organizational implementation.

 

AFIT/ENV BLUE BOOK 2014

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