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William Maurer

Outreach Coordinator, Industrial Technology and Management
Industry Professor, Industrial Technology and Management

Mies (Main) Campus Office: 

3424 South (TS), Room 4011

Mies (Main) Campus Phone: 




MS, Project Management, Keller Graduate School of Management
B.S., Biology, University of Illinois


INTM 315 Industrial Enterprise
INTM 322 Industrial Project Management
INTM 420/520 Applied Strategies for the Competitive Enterprise
INTM 526 Lean Six Sigma


Manufacturing Operations and Project Management


Maurer came to INTM as a Senior Consultant for the Manufacturing Productivity Center at IIT. His previous positions include Process Engineering Manager, Specialty Packaging Corporation, and Project Leader, A.B. Dick Company, Chicago. Maurer's experience in manufacturing operations include production management, new product development, expanding manufacturing capacity, improving profitability, P & L management. He has conducted training in Lean Implementation In Operations and the Lean Office, Coaching Skills For The Manufacturing Manager, World Class Project Management, and Managing Workplace Conflict. As a Management Consultant, Prof. Maurer has developed and deployed strategic plans to improve sales, productivity and cost to companies in a variety of environments and all in highly competitive markets. He has helped a number of companies become certified suppliers to FORTUNE 500 firms. 


Leading IPRO Instructor for sponsors that include Shure, Inc., the Marmon Group of Companies, Arrow Gear, Illinois Blower, A. Finkl & Sons, Buhrke Industries, Versatility Tool Works, Financial Managements Systems, Abrasive-Form, and Midwest Steel & Services


School of Applied Technology 2013 Excellence in Teaching, IIT IPRO Spring 2013 Dean's Choice Award: Integration of Process Improvements with A. Finkl & Sons