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Andres Sousa-Poza

  • Andres Sousa-Poza
  • Associate Professor
  • Engineering Management & Systems Engineering
  • 241 Kaufman Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4734
  • asousapo@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Missouri - Rolla, 1999
    Major: Engineering Management
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Missouri-Rolla, 1995
    Major: Engineering Management
    Degree: M.S.
    University of Cape Town, 1989
    Major: Mechanical Engineering
    Degree: B.Sc.
  • Research Interests

    Complex Situations, Knowledge Theory, Decision Making, Planning and Goal Attainment in Uncertain Environments
  • 2005: Special Achievement Award, American Society for Engineering Management
  • 1995: , Tau Beta Pi
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Secure Border Initiative System of Systems Engineering Capability Development Second Generation
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology
    Date: September, 2008 - June, 2013
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    Support for CASE implementation on Northern Border
    Sponsoring Organization: Systems Engineering Solutions, Inc.
    Date: April, 2010 - April, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Kovacic, S.
    Navy Wave for Rich Collaboration STTR
    Sponsoring Organization: Systems Engineering Solutions, Inc.
    Date: July, 2010 - January, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Kovacic, S.
    SOSE Development for SBI
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology.
    Date: October, 2006 - September, 2007
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System-of-Systems Engineering Analysis for the Secure Border Initiative (SBI)
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation funded by the Department of Homeland Security
    Date: March, 2006 - March, 2007
    Investigators:Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Sousa-Poza, A.; Bowling, S. R.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: December, 2005 - December, 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Training Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Joint Forces Command (JFCOM)
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    The Department of Homeland Security Border System-of-Systems Engineering Analysis
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security through NAVAIR
    Date: October, 2005 - March, 2006
    Investigators:Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Loftin, B.; Sousa-Poza, A.; Mun, J.; Landaeta, R.
    SOSE Application to the Department of Homeland Security, Border and Transportation Security
    Sponsoring Organization: NAVAIR
    Date: October, 2004 - February, 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Rabadi, G.
    System of Systems Environment
    Sponsoring Organization: Lockheed Martin
    Date: September, 2005 - December, 2005
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: July, 2004 - September, 2005
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: October, 2003 - June, 2004
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Mun, J.
    System Improvement And Deployment Planning
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: April, 2003
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: April, 2002 - April, 2003
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Business System Process Redevelopment
    Sponsoring Organization: This project is aimed at assessing and redesigning the organization,s business processes to improve performance and potentially become compliant with ISO 9001:2000.
    Date: January, 2003
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.
    Quality Management System Development
    Sponsoring Organization: KITCO Fiber Optics.
    Date: December, 2002
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Safford, R.
    ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System Analysis And Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Takaha America, Inc.
    Date: September, 2001 - April, 2002
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: January, 2001 - March, 2002
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.
    ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System Analysis And Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc.
    Date: January, 2001 - August, 2001
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Market Assessment Of Low Cost Terminal Area Weather Radar System (TAWR)
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Aviation Safety Program
    Date: September, 2000 - August, 2001
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Kaufmann, P.
    Electronic Pilot Reporting System Feasibility Study (EPIREPS)
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Aviation Safety Program
    Date: September, 2000 - April, 2001
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Kaufmann, P.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: October, 2000 - January, 2001
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Kaufmann, P.