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Robert Eynon Mc Garrah

business administration educator

Robert Eynon Mc Garrah, business administration educator. Fellow New England Board Higher Education, 1974-1978, 80. Trustee Moses Brown Preparatory School Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, 51-53; member American committee on United States-Soviet Relations, 1983-1995. Member Institute Management Sciences, American Association of University Professors, American Institute Industrial Engineers, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Garrah, Robert Eynon Mc was born on July 16, 1921 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry Stanley and Jane May (Eynon) McGarrah.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lafayette College, 1943. Master of Science, Princeton, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1951.

Career

Instructor, Princeton, 1946-1948. From instructor to associate professor industrial engineering Cornell University, 1948-1958. Associate professor business administration Harvard Graduate School Business Administrators, 1958-1963.

Professor Imede Management Development Institute, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1963-1965. Assistant director defense research and engineering, international programs Office Secretary of Defense, 1966-1968. Vice president Logistics Management Institute, 1965-1966.

Director Center Business and Economic Research, 1968-1972. Professor management School Business Administration, University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1968-1995. Consultant in field, 1948-1995.

Faculty fellow United States General Accounting Office, Washington, 1974-1975. Expert in management education United Nations-International Labor Organization Project on Management Development, Nigeria, West Africa, 1978. Consultant programs industrial development State of Massachusetts, 1983-1985.

Works

book Crop Ecology: Productivity and Management in Agricultural Systems book Further Up the Organization: How to Stop Management from Stifling People and Strangling Productivity book Production and Logistics Management book Further Up the Organization: How to Stop Management from Stifling People and Strangling Productivity book Time Management: Explode Your Productivity and Organization for Small Business Owners book Management Plus: Maximizing Productivity Through Motivation, Performance, and Commitment book Understanding Resource Management: How to Deploy Your People, Products, and Processes for Maximum Productivity book Understanding Resource Management: How to Deploy Your People, Products, and Processes for Maximum Productivity book White Collar Productivity (Mcgraw Hill Series in Industrial Engineering and Management Science)

Membership

Trustee Moses Brown Preparatory School Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, 51-53. Member American committee on United States-Soviet Relations, 1983-1995. Member Institute Management Sciences, American Association of University Professors, American Institute Industrial Engineers, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Barbara Anne Moore, October 20, 1943. Children: Robert Eynon, Anne Louise, Douglas Moore.