Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Prof D.J Kruger (Teaching and Tuition And Work Integrated Learning (WIL))

College of Science, Engineering and Technology
School of Engineering
Department: Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Associate Chair
Tel: 011 471 2174


  • DPhil in Engineering Management

Fields of academic interests

  • Process Optimisation
  • Process development
  • Maintenance Management

Field of Specialisation

  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Complex Theory



  • Lead author for Operations Management text published by Oxford University Press
  • Author of 1 chapter in Engineering Management textbook

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Full Member of South African Institute for Industrial Engineers
  • Council member of South African Institute for Industrial Engineer