Fred (Ted) Williams, Ph.D
Fred E. (Ted) Williams is Professor of Operations Management and Management Science. After earning a Ph.D. in Management Science at Purdue University, Ted served for fifteen years on the faculty of Georgia Institute of Technology. At Georgia Tech, he taught management science and operations management and served for six years as faculty coordinator of the College of Management graduate programs. Subsequently he has served as professor and dean of the business schools at Tennessee Technological University, Bowling Green State University, and Berry College before joining the University of Michigan-Flint as professor and dean of the School of Management in 1998. Dr. Williams returned to the faculty in January 2004. He teaches operations management, management science, and information technology strategy and management. His publications have appeared in Management Science, The Review of Economic Studies, Decision Sciences, Interfaces, and INFORMS Transactions on Education.