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researcher , systems engineering educator

Julia Johanna Agricola Pet-Edwards, Dutch, American systems engineering educator, researcher. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Institute Industrial Engineers (editor operations research division newsletter), American Society for Engineering Education, Institute for Operations Research and Management Science, Society for Risk Analysis, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi (Eminent Engineer).

Background

Pet-Edwards, Julia Johanna Agricola was born on May 28, 1955 in Leiden, The Netherlands. Came to the United States, 1956. Daughter of Willem and Helena Maria (Van Zijp) Pet.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Western Michigan University, 1979. Master of Science in Systems Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Systems Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, 1986.

Career

Instructor, Lansing (Michigan) Community College, 1981-1983;assistant professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1986-1993;assistant professor, U. Control Florida, Orlando, since 1993. Consultant Environmental Systems Corporation, Charlottesville, 1987-1988, National Capitol Systems, Washington, 1989-1991. Director graduate programs system engineering department.U. Virginia, 1989-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Risk Assessment and Decision Making Using Test Results, 1989. Associate contributing editor: Journal International Abstracts in Operations Research, since 1987.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Institute Industrial Engineers (editor operations research division newsletter), American Society for Engineering Education, Institute for Operations Research and Management Science, Society for Risk Analysis, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi (Eminent Engineer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: piano, flute, guitar, camping, arts and crafts.

Connections

Married William Benton Edwards, November 27, 1982.

father:
Willem Pet

mother:
Helena Maria (Van Zijp) Pet

spouse:
William Benton Edwards