Dr. Joseph G. Voelkel
Phone: (585) 475-2231
Joseph G. Voelkel, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Graduate Statistics Department at The
John D. Hromi Center for Quality and Applied Statistics at
Rochester Institute of Technology. Prior to this appointment,
he was a statistical consultant for Allied-Signal Corporation
(now Honeywell), where his clients' concerns included chemicals,
plastics, fibers, water-treatment polymers, and agricultural
products. He has also served on the faculty at the University
of Wisconsin, where he worked in cancer research, and as an
adjunct at Canisius College.
Since joining the faculty at RIT, his consulting and training
has included clients from the films, optics, electronics,
resin, plastics, automotive, laser, and bearing industries.
His primary areas of expertise include experimental design,
quality control and improvement, mixture experiments, reliability,
and analysis of messy data. Dr. Voelkel received his BS in
Mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, his MS
in Industrial Engineering/Management Sciences from Northwestern
University, and his Ph.D. in Statistics from University of
Wisconsin, Madison. He is a fellow of the American Society
for Quality, and a member of the American Statistical Association
and the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. He also serves
on the editorial board of Quality Engineering.