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William Lee Berry

William Lee Berry, business administration educator. 1st Enterprise fellow Kenan Institute, 1988-1990.

Background

  • Berry, William Lee was born on December 24, 1935 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of George Lee and Anna Marie (Hansert) Berry.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1957. Master of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1964. Doctor of Business Administration, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1969.

    Career

    • Manufacturing trainee General Electric, various locations, 1957-1960, supervisor manufacturing Salem, Virginia, 1960-1964. From assistant professor to associate professor industrial management Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1968-1976. Professor production management Indiana University, Bloomington, 1976-1982.

      C. Maxwell Stanley professor production management University Iowa, Iowa City, 1982-1987, senior associate dean College Business Administration, 1983-1987, director Manufacturing and Productivity Center, 1986-1987. Belk professor business administration, chairman operations management area University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1988-1992. Professor business administration Ohio State University, Columbus, 1992—2007, Richard Ross chair in management, director Center Excellence in Management, 1995—2006, professor emeritus, 2007.

      Visiting professor Institute for Management Development, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1987-1988. Consultant in field.

    Works

    • Marketing: The Core
    • Marketing: The Core 5e by Kerin, Hartley and Rudelius continues a tradition of leading the market with contemporary, cutting-edge content presented in a conversational student-oriented style, supported by the most comprehensive, innovative, and useful supplement package available.
    • Marketing: The Core
    • Marketing: The Core 5e by Kerin, Hartley and Rudelius continues a tradition of leading the market with contemporary, cutting-edge content presented in a conversational student-oriented style, supported by the most comprehensive, innovative, and useful supplement package available.
    • Marketing: The Core
    • Marketing: The Core 5e by Kerin, Hartley and Rudelius continues a tradition of leading the market with contemporary, cutting-edge content presented in a conversational student-oriented style, supported by the most comprehensive, innovative, and useful supplement package available.

    Membership

    Fellow Decision Sciences Institute (vice president 1983-1984, secretary 1985-1986, president-elect 1987, president 1988). Member Institute Industrial Engineers (vice president 1979-1981, director, Distinguished Service award 1979), Operations Management Association (vice president 1981-1985, president-elect 1985-1986, president 1986-1987, director, Distinguished Leadership award 1987), American Production and Inventory Control Society, Institute Management Science, Operations Research Society.

    Connections

    • Married Carol M. Berry. Children: Ann Kathleen, Lee Michael, Lynn Colleen, Kimberly Annual.
    • father: George Lee Berry
    • mother: Anna Marie (Hansert) Berry
    • spouse: Carol M. Berry
    • children: Ann Kathleen Berry
    • Lee Michael Berry
    • Lynn Colleen Berry
    • Kimberly Annual Berry
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    Born December 24, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Purdue University
    • 1964
      Virginia Polytechnic Institute
    • 1969
      Harvard University
    • 1957 - 1960
      Manufacturing trainee, General Electric Company
    • 1960 - 1964
      Manufacturing trainee, General Electric Company
      Virginia, United States
    • 1968 - 1976
      from assistant, professor to associate professor industrial management Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
    • 1976 - 1982
      professor, production management Indiana University
      Bloomington, Illinois, United States
    • 1982 - 1987
      C. Maxwell Stanley professor, production management University Iowa
      Iowa City, Iowa, United States
    • 1988 - 1992
      Belk professor, operations management area University North Carolina
      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    • 1988 - 1992
      chairman, operations management area University North Carolina
      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    • 1992 - 2007
      professor, business administration Ohio State University
      Columbus, Ohio, United States
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