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Jaime Andres Camelio

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Associate Dean for Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, College of Engineering

Dr. Jaime Camelio is currently the Associate Dean for Research, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia. From 2008 to 2019, he was a professor for Advanced Manufacturing in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech. He served as Chief Technology Officer at the Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM) from 2016-2019. Dr. Camelio obtained his B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Catholic University of Chile in 1994 and 1995, respectively. In 2002, he received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. His professional experience includes working as a consultant in the Automotive/Operations Practice at A.T. Kearney Inc. He has extensive experience in operation management in manufacturing environments including industry 4.0 transformation, production control, and lean manufacturing. His research interests are in innovation education, intelligent manufacturing, and cyber-physical security. He has authored or co-authored more than 120 technical papers. He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses related to design, manufacturing processes, manufacturing systems, and data mining.

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2002
  • M.S., Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, 2002
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Universidad Católica de Chile, 1996
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Universidad Católica de Chile, 1994
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