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William Robert Sherrard

operations management educator

William Robert Sherrard was American operations management educator. Member Decision Sciences Institute (program chairman 1972-1979), Academy Management, American Institute Management Sciences, American Production Inventory Control Society, Operations Research Society of America, Beta Gamma Sigma, Sigma Iota Epsilon.

Background

Sherrard, William Robert was born on July 16, 1932 in Langford, South Dakota, United States. Son of Earl George and Isabel Ann (Williams) Sherrard.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Washington, 1957. Master of Business Administration, University Washington, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1965.

Career

Industrial engineer Boeing Airplane Company, Seattle, 1957-1959. Professor Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1959-1960, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1965-1968, San Diego State University, 1968—2006. Retired, 2006

Consultant various organizations, San Diego, since 1968.

Works

book Applied Linear Regression Models book Production: Planning, Control and Integration book Production: Planning, Control and Integration book Production/Operations Management book Production/Operations Management

Membership

Member Decision Sciences Institute (program chairman 1972-1979), Academy Management, American Institute Management Sciences, American Production Inventory Control Society, Operations Research Society of America, Beta Gamma Sigma, Sigma Iota Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, hiking, jogging.

Connections

Married Miriam Elaine Murren, June 11, 1960.

father:
Earl George Sherrard

mother:
Isabel Ann (Williams) Sherrard

spouse:
Miriam Elaine Murren