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Faculty: Nabil Rageh

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Nabil Rageh, PhD
Title(s):
Professor

Director of DBA Program

School:
Business
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-442-7038

Dr. Nabil S. Rageh has a BS degree in industrial/mechanical engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, with distinction and honor, and PhD and MS degrees in operations research from the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests include process improvement, total quality management, and materials management. Dr. Rageh was named dean of Golden Gate Universitys School of Operations Management in 1986 and was later promoted to the position of dean of the School of Management in 1988. After a five year leave, Dr. Rageh returned to GGU in 1994 to head the Operations Management Department, and was named director of Doctor of Business Administration Program in 1996. While on leave from academics, Dr. Rageh joined NASCO Group International in 1989 in the position of corporate vice president. In 1982, he was named senior vice president of BETA Company, Saudi Arabia (an engineering and construction firm), with overall responsibilities for the operations, finance, and administration divisions. During the period 1966-1982, he held several progressive managerial positions, leading to a vice presidential assignment in operations and materials management, with Cutter Laboratories (now Bayer), Berkeley, CA, a biological products manufacturing firm.

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Total Quality Management

Flexible Manufacturing Management

Project and Systems Management

Professional and Teaching Experience

EDUCATION

BS, with distinction and honor (industrial engineering) Cairo University, Egypt
MS, PhD, (operations research) University of California, Berkeley

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1989-Present
Full Time Faculty, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA

1987-1989
Dean of the School of Operations Management, Golden Gate University

1989-1994
Senior Vice President, NASCO Group International, Switzerland: Directed the group's planning and control activities for diverse industrial and real estate businesses in Switzerland, Italy, Nigeria, Turkey, and Morocco

1982-1985
Senior Vice President, BETA Company, Saudi Arabia: Directed the Operations, Finance, and Administration Divisions in this engineering and construction firms.

1966-1982
Division Vice President, Bayer Laboratories, Berkeley, California Directed the corporate materials management division and operations controlship of this hospital and pharmaceutical products manufacturing firm.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

APICS
Member of Advisory Board

Biotech Supply Chain Academy
Member of Advisory Board

HONORS AND AWARDS

Outstanding Service Award, 2000, 2007
Judith E. Browing Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2004

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