Dr. Mandara Savage | Engineering Technology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Engineering

Dr. Mandara Savage

Associate Professor

Mandara Savage
Office: Engineering D117 
Phone: (618) 536-3396
Email: msavage@siu.edu

Mandara joined the Technology department in fall of 1999.  He received his bachelor degree in Industrial Technology from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 1989 and M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering Technology from the University of Memphis in 1993.  He received his PhD from Iowa State University in Industrial Education and Technology in 1999.

His research interests include machine tool dynamics, manufacturing systems and processes and Lean manufacturing systems design.  Additional research interests include occupational safety and health, and musculoskeletal disorders.

He is the former safety division president and presently serves on the foundation board of the Association of Technology, Management , and Applied Engineering (ATMAE).  In 2005, he was nominated for the Black Engineer of the Year Award.


IMAE 340, IMAE 305, IMAE 375, IMAE 392, IMAE 445, IMAE 465, QEM 555