Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Ruth Seiple, MBA

Director, OM/BSIM Programs, Professor Educator, and, Director, Kolodzik Business Scholars Program
Professional Summary
Ruth Seiple
Mrs. Seiple has been a UC Instructor for 25 years. Prior to that her field experience was as a Product Line Manager for Square D Company, managing the production of Electrical Distribution Equipment for both Domestic and International markets.
Contact Information
E-mail:
Office:
520 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-7155
Fax:
513-556-5499
Teaching Interest
  • General Expertise: Quantitative Analysis
  • Specific Expertise: Operations Management, Quality Management
  • Research Interests: Service Sector Management
  • Teaching Interests: Manufacturing/Service Optimization
Research Interest
  • The analysis and development of classification scoring models for the service sector.
History

Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Professor, Educator


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
BSIM and OM Program Director


Institution:
Title:
Better Business Bureau Arbitrator


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Associate Professor, Educator
End Date:
2014-09-30


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Associate Professor
End Date:
2010-11-26


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Field Service Assistant Professor
End Date:
2010-08-31


Institution:
Title:
APICS Faculty Student Advisor
End Date:
2009-08-31


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Field Service Instructor
End Date:
2008-12-31


Institution:
Title:
APICS Faculty Student Advisor
End Date:
2006-12-31


Institution:
University of Cincinnati
Title:
Adjunct Instructor
End Date:
2002-12-31


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Instructor of Vision College
End Date:
1991-12-31


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Total Performance Management Instructor
End Date:
1991-12-31


Institution:
Development Dimensions International
Title:
Interaction Management Trainer
End Date:
1991-12-31


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Busway Product Manager
End Date:
1991-04-30


Institution:
Title:
Center for Creative Leadership’s Women’s Executive Program
End Date:
1990-12-31


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Plug-in-Units & Duct Manager
End Date:
1990-04-30


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Plug-in-Units Manager
End Date:
1989-08-31


Institution:
Square D Company
Title:
Department Manager
End Date:
1987-10-31


Assignments

Description
Director of Kolodzik Business Scholars Program
Dates:
2015-06-01



Description
Director of the Bachelor of Science Industrial Management Program and BBA Operations Management Program
Dates:
2007-09-01 - 2017-09-30



Description
Co-chair of Academic Excellence LCB Committee of Faculty Program Directors & Academic heads responsible for UPT and AACSB processes
Dates:
2011-09-15 - 2014-12-31



Awards | Honors

Organization:
LaSalle HS
Name:
Lasalle Scholars Keynote speaker
Year Received:
2018


Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars
Name:
Breakfast of Champions Faculty Recognition
Year Received:
2018


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award - nomination
Year Received:
2018


Organization:
LCB
Name:
Harold Grilliot award nomination
Year Received:
2017


Organization:
UC athletics
Name:
The Dr. Simon Anderson Faculty Recognition Award
Year Received:
2017


Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars
Name:
Breakfast of Champions Faculty Recognition
Year Received:
2017


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award - nomination
Year Received:
2017


Organization:
LCB
Name:
Harold Grilliot award nomination
Year Received:
2016


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Barbour Award Recipient
Year Received:
2016


Organization:
APICS
Name:
APICS volunteer of the year
Year Received:
2016


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List for teaching
Year Received:
2015


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Barbour Award Nomination
Year Received:
2015


Organization:
LCB
Name:
Harold Grilliot award recipient
Year Received:
2015


Organization:
LCB
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2014


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award - nomination
Year Received:
2014


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List teaching Excellence
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List teaching Excellence
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award - nomination
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
CoB
Name:
Harold Grilliot award nomination
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2013


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List teaching Excellence
Year Received:
2012


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List teaching Excellence
Year Received:
2012


Organization:
LCB
Name:
LCB Dean's List teaching Excellence
Year Received:
2012


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2012


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Barbour University Teaching Award Nomination
Year Received:
2011


Organization:
Michael Dean
Name:
EXCEL Undergraduate Teaching Award
Year Received:
2011


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2011


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2010


Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars
Name:
Breakfast of Champions
Year Received:
2010


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Faculty Merit Pay
Year Received:
2010


Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars
Name:
Breakfast of Champions Faculty Recognition
Year Received:
2008


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award - nomination
Year Received:
2008


Organization:
CoB
Name:
Harold Grilliot award nomination
Year Received:
2007


Organization:
Darwin T. Turner Scholars
Name:
Breakfast of Champions Faculty Recognition
Year Received:
2006


Organization:
Dr. Simon Anderson
Name:
Faculty Recognition Award
Year Received:
2005


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
Harold Grilliot Award College recipient
Year Received:
2003


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
EXCEL Teaching Award
Year Received:
2001


Organization:
Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity
Name:
CBA Faculty of the Year Award for Excellence in Teaching
Year Received:
2000


Organization:
Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity
Name:
Honorary membership
Year Received:
1997


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
Nominated for CBA EXCEL Award
Year Received:
1997


Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Name:
Nominated for the A.B. (Dolly) Cohen Award
Year Received:
1997


Organization:
C. Robert Frantz
Name:
Special Certificate of Appreciation
Year Received:
1993


Education

Institution:
University of Cincinnati, College of Business Administration
Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Major:
Operations Management
Completed:
1997
Degree:
MBA


Institution:
University of Cincinnati, College of Business Administration
Major:
Industrial Management
Completed:
1985
Degree:
BS


Published Contributions

Ruth Seiple, Cyril Foropon, PhD, Laoucine Kerbache, PhD,  (2013). Using SERVQUAL to Examine the Service Quality in the Classroom: Analyses of Two Undergraduate and Executive Education Operations Management Courses. International Journal of Business and Management , 12.


Ruth Seiple,  (2008). 2008 Houghton Mifflin, College Division OM text review. , .


Ruth Seiple,  (2007). 2007 Heizer textbook review Person Publishing, OM text review. , .


Ruth Seiple,  (2007). 2007 Pearson/Prentice-Hall Simulations and Assessment in OM, text review. , .


Ruth Seiple,  (2007). 2007 Prentice Hall Text review Krajewski OM text review. , .


Ruth Seiple,  ,  (2007). 2007 Wiley text review On Meredith and Mantel PM OM text review. , .



Accepted Contributions

Ruth Seiple,  (Accepted). 2011 McGraw Hill Irwin, Chase & Jacobs Opts Text Review. .


Ruth Seiple,  (Accepted). 2012 Cengage, Wisner Operations Management text review. .


Ruth Seiple,  (Accepted). 2013 Cengage, Wisner Operations Management text review. .




Research in progress

Title:
Assessing the Service Quality of Higher Education in Operations Management: Two Servqual gap analyses.

Description:
SERVQUAL Gap analysis between Graduate and Undergraduate coursework and Exec ed. Submitted to In'l Journal of Ops & Production Mgt July 2011. Reviewed and rejected Sept 2011

Status:
On-Going

Research Type:
Scholarly


Title:
Service Quality and Web Page advancements

Description:
Applying Q=P-E and the E-SQ attributes to the evolution of Web page design and its apparent standardization

Status:
Planning

Research Type:
Scholarly


Presentations

Title:
Exploring the service quality of higher educations in Ops. Mgt.: Two Servqual gap analyses"
Organization:
POMS
Location:
Cambridge University, UK
Year:
2011