Phone: 678-915-5414

Office Location:
School of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Southern Polytechnic State University
1100 South Marietta Parkway
Building M, Room 160
Marietta, GA 30060

Office Hours:

Spring 2015
Tue, Wed & Thur: 1:00 PM -   3:00 PM
Mon:  by appointment only
Fri:  no office hours

For appointments, please contact Diana Cosme at or 678-915-5151.


Renee Butler

Renee Butler is the Assistant Dean for Operations in the Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology and an Associate Professor in theRenee Butler Systems and Industrial Engineering Department. She received her B.S. in Industrial Engineering in 1996, her M.S. in Operations Research in 1999, and her Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering in 2003 from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research interests are in strategic supply chain planning and applied operations research.

 In addition to her university experience, Dr. Butler has worked for M&M, Mars, Inc. and The Torrington Company. While at Torrington, she developed a strategy for implementing manufacturing cells including the factory layout, implemented lean manufacturing tools, and facilitated a cross-functional team to implement process improvements. Previously at Mars, she conducted statistical analyses of product quality, machine downtime and staffing levels.