Jeffrey Liker
Jeffrey K. Liker

Dr. Jeffrey K. Liker is retired Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan. His achievements include; his articles and books have won thirteen Shingo Prizes for Research Excellence and The Toyota Way also won the 2005 Institute of Industrial Engineers Book of the Year Award and 2007 Sloan Industry Studies Book of the Year.

He has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Northeastern University and a PhD in sociology from the University of Massachusetts.