George W. Olsen

Contact Info

Title: Academic Advisor
Office: GITC - 3400
Hours: Make appointments on line at Walk in hours see calendar on
Phone: 973-596-3389
Dept: College of Computing Sciences

About Me

Dr. George Olsen is the Academic Advisor for undecided CCS freshman, BS and MS Bioinformatics, MSB&IS and MSIS students, Manager for Business, Scheduling, and Administration for the College of Computing Sciences. Dr. Olsen´s interests are in the use of information systems in managing a supply chain, safety management, safety engineering, and simulation gaming. Dr. Olsen is also a Certified Safety Professional and a Registered Professional Engineer with over 20 years experience in development and logistics engineering, specifically safety engineering. He developed a simulation game to be used for teaching safety engineering. He also teaches safety engineering courses and is the Associate Director of the Occupational Safety and Health Engineering Program in the Department of Industrial Engineering.


Courses Taught


Research Interests

  • use of information systems in managing a supply chain
  • safety management
  • safety engineering
  • simulation gaming