Council of Engineering Systems Universities
The Council of Engineering Systems Universities (CESUN) was established in 2004 by universities offering educational and research programs in engineering systems. CESUN membership includes more than 50 universities in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The Council provides a mechanism for the member universities to work together developing engineering systems as a new field of study. An overall objective of the Council is to broaden engineering education and practice.

Engineering systems is an interdisciplinary field of study that encompasses activities in the following areas:
• System Engineering

• Technology and Policy

• Engineering Management, Innovation, Entrepreneurship

• System and Decision Analysis, Operations Research

• Manufacturing, Product Development, Industrial Engineering
Statement of Purpose


Professional societies we work with

Executive Committee

Professor & Department Head, Systems & Industrial Engineering, University of Arizona
+1 520.621.2264
Chair-Elect / Treasurer
Associate Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering
+1 603.646.1524
Secretary and Executive Committee Member
Assistant Professor, School of Systems and Enterprises, Stevens Institute of Technology
+1 201-216-3313
Professor, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University
+1 765.496.2872
Executive Committee Member
Professor of Engineering Systems Design in Energy & Industry, Delft University of Technology
+31 015.27.82823
Executive Committee Member
Professor, Graduate School of SDM, Keio University
+81 45.562.3502
Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
+1 617.253.0255
Executive Committee Member
Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering, George Washington University
+1 202-994-7153
Japan Steel Professor of Engineering Systems and Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
+1 617.253.1661
Executive Committee Member
Assistant Professor, School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs, Penn State University