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  • TR 11:30-1:30
  • W 10-11


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Maria Weese

Assistant Professor

Information Systems & Analytics

Profile Biography Courses

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. University of Tennessee, Statistics, 2010
  • M.S. University of Tennessee, Statistics, 2006
  • B.A. Virginia Tech, Chemical Engineering, 2001

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Information Systems and Analytics, Miami University (Aug 2014-present)
  • Lecturer, Department of Information Systems and Analytics, Miami University (July 2012-2014)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Decision Sciences and Management Information Systems, Miami University (Aug 2010-July 2012)
  • Associate Director of the Institute for Statistical Engineering, Department of Statistics Operations and Management Science, University of Tennessee (2008-Present)
  • Statistical Consultant, Statistical Consulting Center, University of Tennessee (2004-2006)
  • Process Improvement Engineer II, Celanese Acetate (2001-2004)

Recent Publications

  • Ockuly, R.* A., Weese, M.L., Smucker, B.J., Edwards, D.J., Chang, L.** (2017) ``Response Surface Experiments: A Meta-Analysis`` Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems. 164, 64-75.
  • Weese, M. L., Smucker, B. J., Edwards, D. J., (2017) "\A Criteria for Constructing Powerful Supersaturated Designs when Effect Directions are Known". Journal of Quality Technology. 164, 64-57
  • Weese, M.L., Martinez, W.G., Jones-Farmer, L.A. (2016) "On the Selection of the Bandwidth parameter for the k-chart" Quality and Reliability Engineering International doi: 10.1002/qre.2123
  • Campbell, J.T., Weese, M.L., (2016) "Executive Pay as a Mixture: Compositional Models and the Influence of CEO Pay on Firm Performance". Organizational Research Methods 20(1), 95-120.
  • Weese, M.L., Martinez, W.G., Megahed, F.M., Jones-Farmer, L.A., (2015) "œStatistical Learning Methods Applied to Process Monitoring: An Overview and Perspective" Journal of Quality Technology 48(1), 4-27.
  • Weese, M. L., Smucker, B. J., Edwards, D. J., (2015) "Searching for Powerful Supersaturated Designs". Journal of Quality Technology 47(1), 66-84.

Honors & Awards

  • 2017: Nominee for Outstanding Professor
  • 2014: Nominee for Outstanding Professor
  • 2014 Best Presentation Honorable Mention, Joint Statistical Meetings
  • 2013-2014 CELTUA Faculty/Staff Commendation for Teaching
  • 2012-2013 CELTUA Faculty/Staff Commendation for Teaching
  • 2009: Winner of the SPES Joint Statistical Meetings Student Poster Competition for An EDA Approach to the Study of Multivariate Process Data
  • 2009-2010: Haslam College of Business Administration ESPN Scholarship, University of Tennessee

Professional Interests

  • Research: Design and Analysis of Experiments, Statistical Monitoring of data streams