Dr John F Noonan
F.T.C., M.Sc., Ph.D., I.Q.A. Dip., M.E.I.Q.A, M.I.I.P.M.M., M.I.P.S.E.R.A
Dr John Noonan's primary qualifications are in Electronics and Telecommunications and he has spent over twenty one years in manufacturing covering areas such as Quality Assurance, Measuring and Gauge Design, Purchasing, Production Planning and Logistics/Supply Chain Management. He has over twelve years' experience lecturing including subjects ranging across Quality Management, Six Sigma, Lean Principles, Design, Management, Project Management, Supply Chain Management and Statistical Process Control. John Noonan is currently lecturing with the University of Limerick (Departments of Mathematics and Statistics, and Design & Manufacturing Technology), and Griffith College Limerick (Departments of Engineering and Business). He is also an Academic Supervisor with the Ulearning programmes (Atlantic University Alliance) responsible for students pursuing Post- Graduate Diploma and MSc research projects. John Noonan's MSc. is in Manufacturing: Management & Technology and his PhD. focused on business excellence in Supply Chain Networks, in particular the management of contract manufacture. His research has been published across peer reviewed journals, professional journals and refereed conference proceedings. He has presented at the Logistics Research Network (LRN) and the International Purchasing and Supply Education and Research Association (IPSERA) conferences.