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Chuck Keating

  • Chuck Keating
  • Professor
  • Engineering Management & Systems Engineering
  • 241j Kaufman Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5753
  • ckeating@odu.edu
  • Dr. Keating is a Professor of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering. He also serves as the Director, National Centers for System of Systems Engineering. He joined the faculty of Old Dominion University in 1993.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 1993
    Major: Engineering Management
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Central Michigan University, 1984
    Major: Management and Supervision
    Degree: M.A.
    United States Military Academy, 1979
    Major: General Engineering
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    System of Systems Engineering, R&D System Governance, Multidisciplinary Problem Exploration
  • Excellence in Research (Nomination), Engineering Management and Systems Engineering for this award as best researcher in the Batten College of Engineering and Technology
  • 2004: ASEM Excellence in Service Award, American Society of Engineering Management
  • 2002: Excellence in Teaching., College of Engineering and Technology, Old Dominion University
  • 2000: Engineering Management Division Best Paper Award, American Society for Engineering Education. National Conference
  • 1999: ASEM Outstanding Service Award, American Society of Engineering Management.
  • 1999: Merl Baker Best Paper Award, American Society for Engineering Management National Conference
  • 1998: Appointed Director-at-Large, Hampton Roads Chapter of the International Council on Systems Engineering
  • 1998: ASEM Outstanding Achievement Award. , American Society of Engineering Management
  • 1987: Texas Instruments Accelerated Performance Promotion, Texas Instruments
  • 1986: Texas Instruments QUALITY EXCELLENCE AWARD, Texas Instruments
  • 1984: US Army Meritorious Service Medal, US Army
  • 1983: US Army Commendation Medal, US Army
  • 1981: US Army Meritorious Service Medal, US Army
  • 1975: Presidential Appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point., United States Military Academy at West Point
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Secure Border Initiative System of Systems Engineering Capability Development Second Generation
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology
    Date: September, 2008 - June, 2013
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    Research and Development Governance Capability Development for the Borders and Maritime Security Divisionesearch and Development Governance Capability Development for the Borders and Maritime Security Division
    Sponsoring Organization: DHS S&T
    Date: 2010 - 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Hester, P. T.; Keating, C. B.
    Modeling and Analysis Support for Department of Homeland Security
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System of Systems Engineering for Border Secutity
    Sponsoring Organization: Naval Research Laboratory
    Date: 2007 - 2008
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System-of-Systems Engineering Modeling and Analysis for the Secure Border Initiative (SBI) – Phase II
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation (funded by the Department of Homeland Security)
    Date: September 1, 2007 - March 1, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bowling, S. R.; Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Landaeta, R.; Earnest, D. C.; Unal, R.
    System of Systems Engineering for Border Secutity
    Sponsoring Organization: Naval Research Laboratory
    Date: 2006 - 2007
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System-of-Systems Engineering Modeling & Analysis for SB Initiative
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation
    Date: June 1, 2007 - October 1, 2007
    Investigators:Unal, R.; Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Bowling, S. R.; Landaeta, R.; Earnest, D. C.
    SOSE Development for SBI
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology.
    Date: October, 2006 - September, 2007
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System-of-Systems Engineering Modeling and Analysis for the Secure Border Initiative (SBI)
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation (funded by the Department of Homeland Security)
    Date: June 1, 2007 - September 1, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bowling, S. R.; Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Landaeta, R.; Earnest, D. C.; Unal, R.
    System-of-Systems Engineering Analysis for the Secure Border Initiative (SBI)
    Sponsoring Organization: MITRE Corporation funded by the Department of Homeland Security
    Date: March, 2006 - March, 2007
    Investigators:Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Sousa-Poza, A.; Bowling, S. R.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: December, 2005 - December, 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Training Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Joint Forces Command (JFCOM)
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    The Department of Homeland Security Border System-of-Systems Engineering Analysis
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Homeland Security through NAVAIR
    Date: October, 2005 - March, 2006
    Investigators:Rabadi, G.; Keating, C. B.; Loftin, B.; Sousa-Poza, A.; Mun, J.; Landaeta, R.
    Department of Homeland Security Border System of Systems Engineering Analysis
    Sponsoring Organization: Directorate of Science and Technology of the Department of Homeland Security, Provide research and development for System of Systems Engineering applications to issues of border security for the Southwestern U.S
    Date: October, 2004 - February, 2006
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    SOSE Application to the Department of Homeland Security, Border and Transportation Security
    Sponsoring Organization: NAVAIR
    Date: October, 2004 - February, 2006
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Rabadi, G.
    System of Systems Engineering Environment Development.
    Sponsoring Organization: Lockheed-Martin Corporation
    Date: September, 2005 - December, 2005
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System of Systems Environment
    Sponsoring Organization: Lockheed Martin
    Date: September, 2005 - December, 2005
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Kovacic, S.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: July, 2004 - September, 2005
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System of Systems Engineering for Port Security
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Port Authority
    Date: 2003 - 2004
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Congressionally directed funding.
    Date: October, 2003 - June, 2004
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.; Mun, J.
    Follow-on Support to Establish the System of Systems Engineering Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Provide follow-on support for development of intellectual engine for System of Systems Engineering capabilities. Concurrent Technologies Corporation
    Date: October, 2003 - April, 2004
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Support to Establish the System of Systems Engineering Center of Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization: Concurrent Technologies Corporation. Provide initial support for development of intellectual engine for System of Systems Engineering capabilities
    Date: October, 2003 - April, 2004
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System Improvement And Deployment Planning
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: April, 2003
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: April, 2002 - April, 2003
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: April, 2002 - April, 2003
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Quality Management System Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Takaha America, Inc.
    Date: 2001 - 2002
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System Analysis And Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Takaha America, Inc.
    Date: September, 2001 - April, 2002
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    System Analysis And Redesign Leading To ISO 9000 Implementation Plans
    Sponsoring Organization: FOSSAC Price Fighters, a department of NAVSUP
    Date: January, 2001 - March, 2002
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Operational Systems Analysis, Modeling, and Design
    Sponsoring Organization: Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Date: 1999 - 2001
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Project Management Systems Analysis & Development
    Sponsoring Organization: WR Systems
    Date: 1999 - 2001
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System Analysis And Development
    Sponsoring Organization: Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc.
    Date: January, 2001 - August, 2001
    Investigators:Sousa-Poza, A.; Keating, C. B.
    Value Engineering Analysis
    Sponsoring Organization: Expertise to the Navy Pricefighters
    Date: 1999 - 2000
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Analysis of Cryomodule Production, Rework, and Installation for the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
    Sponsoring Organization: Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
    Date: May, 1997 - November, 1997
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Design of Space at Siemens Automotive
    Sponsoring Organization: Siemens Automotive
    Date: August 1, 1996 - October 1, 1997
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Modeling and Redesign of Organizational Processes
    Sponsoring Organization: Checkered Flag Motor Car Company
    Date: October 1, 1996 - December 31, 1996
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Managerial Development for Home Healthcare Operations
    Sponsoring Organization: Home Care
    Date: February 15, 1996 - December 1, 1996
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    Organizational Development for DePaul Medical Center
    Sponsoring Organization: DePaul Medical Center
    Date: April 15, 1995 - September 1, 1996
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    NASA Langley Senior Leadership Team Building
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: September 1, 1995 - September 30, 1995
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.
    NASA Langley Organizational Learning Process
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: July 1, 1994 - January 30, 1995
    Investigators:Keating, C. B.