John S. Usher, Ph.D., P.E. is a Professor of Industrial Engineering. He served as Acting Dean of Engineering from July 2015 through June 2017, as the Associate Dean for Administration, Planning and Faculty Affairs, August 2012 through June 2015, and as Chair of the Department of Industrial Engineering from July 2005 through August 2012.
- B.S. in Industrial Engineering, University of Louisville, 1980
- ME in Industrial Engineering, University of Louisville, 1981
- Ph.D. in Operations Research/Statistics, North Carolina State, 1987