Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Leading Process and Product Improvement

Troy Place,

Faculty Specialist II

Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
F -220 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Phone: (269) 276-3366
Email: troy.place@wmich.edu







 

Editing Work:

"Jim Harrison." (Pending). Critical Survey of Long Fiction [3rd Edition]. Salem Press: Pasadena, CA.

"Isabel Allende." (Pending). Magill's Survey of World Literature [2nd Edition]. Salem Press: Pasadena, CA.

Express: a Brief Guide to Technical and Business Communication [2nd edition] by David Ingre. (2006). Nelson Thompson Learning: Ontario.


Creative Publications:

“Philos and Place.” ( 2008). Dan River Anthology, 2008. Thomaston, ME: Dan River Press, p. 115-116.

“This Life and the Next.”  (2008). Dan River Anthology, 2008. Thomaston, ME: Dan River Press, p. 117-118.

“Troy Dreaming of a Future in Carthage.” (2008). Dan River Anthology, 2008. Thomaston, ME: Dan River Press, p.157.

Pizza Pie and Politics: How Mitchell Moon Lost His Childhood.  (2007). Baltimore, MD: Publish America.

“The Only Blue.” (2003). Encore, 30 (7), 45.

“Nevermore.” (2000). Xero, 2 (3), 40-48.

“Intensive Care on Halloween.” (1998). Mediphors, Fall/Winter (12), 55.    

“On Coming Down and Being Resurrected after a Weekend of Drinking with Some Friends across Town.” (1997). The Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, 7, (3), 25.

“Confirmation.” (1995-1996). The Dickinson Review, 10 , 14-18.

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Academic Publications:

“The Airlines Industry in the 1990’s” (pending). The Nineties in America. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“Stuart Woods.” (2008). Critical Survey of Mystery and Detective Fiction, Revised Edition.  Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“CAD/CAM Technology.” (2008). The Eighties in America. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

Tsang, E., Aller, B., Place, T., Kline, A., Moon, T., Severance, F., & Halderson, C. (2007). “Refining a Rubric for Evaluating Lifelong Learning and Career Awareness in a First-Year Learning Community.” Conference Proceedings of the 37th ASEE/IEEE Foundations in Education Conference, October 28-31. Milwaukee, WI:IEEE

Place, T., Tsang, E. & Aller, B. “Evaluating and Improving Student Opportunities in a First-Year Learning Community: Career Awareness and Lifelong Learning.” (2006). Conference Proceedings of the 36th ASEE/IEEE Foundations in Education Conference, October 28-31.  San Diego, CA:IEEE.

Place, T. & Aller, B. “Helping Students’ Become Referees: Supporting a Critical Analysis of Resources Used in the Research-Writing Process.”  (2006). Conference Proceeding Abstracts of the Eighth International Conference on Writing Across the Curriculum, May 18-21.  Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

“1957-1963: Development of the X-20 Dyna-Soar.” (2007). Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1941-1970. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“19, March 1932: Sydney Harbour Bridge is Dedicated.” (2007). Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1901-1940.  Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“1, January 1936: Ford Foundation is Established.” (2007). Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1901-1940.  Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“Jim Harrison.” (2004). Cyclopedia of World Authors (4th edition). Pasadena, CA; Salem Press.

“David Auburn.” (2004). Cyclopedia of World Authors (4th edition). Pasadena, CA: Salem Press.

“Orwell’s 1984.” (2003). The Explicator, 61, (2), 108-110.

 

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