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Mr. Liam O'Shea

Title:

Lecturer

School/ Department:

Engineering - Engineering Technology

Telephone:

+353 0 51302730

Room Name/ Num:

330 1969 - Main Building

Campus:

Main Campus

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My Biography

1983: Graduated HC Mechanical Engineering, WRTC

1986: Graduated BEng Mechanical Engineering, UL

1993: Graduated Di[ploma in Business and Accounting, ACCA

2007: Graduated MSc, Waterford Institute of Technology

1986: Junior Engineer, Wyeth, Askeaton, Limerick

1986 - 1989: Engineer, Waterford Tool Company, Waterford

1989 - 1995: Senior Engineer, Allied-Signal, Waterford

1995 - 1998: Moulding Manager, SRAM Ltd., Co. Tipperary

1999 - Present: Lecturer, Waterford Institute of Technology

Research

Joint leader of AMT research group, WIT

Supervised 1 Masters by Research student, 2004

Currently supervising Masters by research student, due to graduate 2017

Supervised 6 taught masters students on the MSc Innovative technology Engineering programme

Supervised approx. 100 undergraduate final year research projects

Teaching

Lecturer in WIT 1999 - Present

Course leader BSc.(Hons.) Manufacturing Engineering 2004 - Present

Joint leader of AMT research group

 

Areas of interest:

Quality management / DOE / Statistics 

Thermodynamics / Green Technology

Operations Strategy / Operational Excellence / Lean

Process Control

Plant Automation

Professional

1986: Junior Engineer, Wyeth, Askeaton, Limerick

1986 - 1989: Engineer, Waterford Tool Company, Waterford

1989 - 1995: Senior Engineer, Allied-Signal, Waterford

1995 - 1998: Moulding Manager, SRAM Ltd., Co. Tipperary