University of Tennessee

Robert Mee

Department: Business Analytics & Statistics, Full-Time MBA

Title: William and Sara Clark Professor in Business


1981 Iowa State University, Ph.D. Statistics

1979 Iowa State University, M.S. Statistics

1977 Georgia Tech, B.S. Management Science

244 Stokely Management Center

Dr. Robert Mee is the William and Sara Clark Professor of Business Analytics in the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee. He teaches Statistics classes for undergraduates in the Global Leadership Scholars (GLS) program, for the MSBA program, and for the PhD in Analytics. He is Director for the Haslam College Executive in Residence Program and has taught a popular FYS 129 course titled “The Question of God” for 11 years. He is also a part-time Lecture Professor at Nankai University’s Institute of Statistics in Tianjin, China, through the Tianjin Regional Thousand Talents program.
Dr. Mee received his B.S. In Management Science from Georgia Institute of Technology, and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Statistics from Iowa State University.  Dr. Mee is an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association and has authored more than 50 refereed journal articles.  He served on Technometrics’ Management Committee for 12 years and as an Associate Editor for 7 years.  Currently he serves on the Journal of Quality Technology’s Editorial Board.
Dr. Mee’s research interests include design and analysis of experiments, conjoint analysis, and customer analytics.  He is the author of A Comprehensive Guide to Factorial Two-Level Experimentation.


Lloyd Nelson award for best article for practitioners in Journal of Quality Technology for 2004.

American Statistical Association Fellow, Elected 2002.