Vincent K Omachonu

Professor & Chair
Department of Industrial Engineering

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Vincent Omachonu, an award-winning expert and author in the field of healthcare quality management, serves as chair of the University of Miami College of Engineering’s Department of Industrial Engineering.

Omachonu received the IBM Faculty Award. He also is a master black belt in Lean Six Sigma Quality Methodology. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in industrial engineering from UM, a master’s degree in operations research from Columbia University and his PhD in industrial engineering from New York University.



1988Ph.D. Industrial Engineering New York University Tandon School of Engineering
1984M.S. Operations Research Columbia University
1980M.S. Industrial Engineering University of Miami
1978B.S. Industrial Engineering University of Miami

Research Interests

Population Health Management, Modeling Quality Gap Analysis, Statistical Quality Control, Health Care Quality Control, Service Sector Quality