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Mahmood Shandiz, Ph.D.

Mahmood Shandiz, Ph.D.

Mahmood Shandiz, Ph.D.,
Emeritus Professor of Management Science
School of Business
Management Science



Diploma, Management and Leadership in Education Institute (MLE),Harvard University
Master’s Certificate in Project Management, Project Management Institute (Oklahoma Chapter) and Oklahoma City University
Postdoctoral Program, Management Science, University of California at Los Angeles
Postgraduate Education, Statistics, Oklahoma State University
Ph.D., Sociology, Oklahoma State University
M.S., Social Development and Welfare, University of Tehran
B.A., English, Pars College

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Shandiz specializes in statistics, production operations, quantitative analysis, research methods, measuring performance in manufacturing, and organizational behavior, entrepreneurship, and international education.

He has taught courses in the areas of quantitative techniques, operations research, data analysis and computer applications, measuring performance, organizational behavior, entrepreneurship, and project management. In addition, he has extensive international teaching experience.

Professional Activities

Dr. Shandiz served as Senior Associate Dean in the business school for two decades and Associate Vice President for International Admissions in the university for five years. Shandiz has been involved in numerous research projects including marketing research and economic impact studies.

Shandiz is widely published and has conducted sales/motivational seminars for middle managers for General Nutrition Corporation. His business and industry experience includes six years as regional sales director at General Nutrition Corporation.

Contact Information

Meinders School of Business
Oklahoma City, OK 73106