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Charles Keating



Dr. Chuck Keating is a Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering and Director for the National Centers for System of Systems Engineering (NCSOSE) located at Old Dominion University.  Dr. Keating holds a B.S. in Engineering from the United States Military Academy (West Point), an M.A. in Management from Central Michigan University, and a Ph.D. in Engineering Management from Old Dominion University.  Prior to joining the faculty of Old Dominion University in 1994, Dr. Keating had over 12 years of experience in command and technical engineering management positions in the U.S. Army, Texas Instruments, and Newport News Shipbuilding.  He has conducted a multitude of research projects in various organizations, including NASA (Langley), Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, the Riverside Health System, the Virginia Ports Authority, the MITRE Corporation, Department of Defense, and the Department of Homeland Security.  Dr. Keating is the only professor to ever have been awarded both the Excellence in Teaching (2002) and Excellence in Research (2007) for the Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology at old Dominion University.  Dr. Keating's research activities include systems engineering methodologies, complex systems, system of systems engineering, quality systems design, and project management systems. Dr. Keating has published numerous articles in the areas of complex systems engineering and project management.  He is a past president of the American Society for Engineering Management and is currently a member of the American Society for Engineering Education, the American Society for Engineering Management, and the International Council on Systems Engineering.

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Email: Charles Keating

Office: 757.683.5753

Fax: 757.623.5640


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