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William McManus

Academic Liaison and Adjunct faculty

Area of Expertise Industrial Technology / TLM / Project Management, Manufacturing Processes, Automation and Robotics
(401) 254-3037
“ Teaching and advising students in our School of Continuing Studies is very rewarding. I really enjoy the opportunity to share real life examples from my global industrial experience. ”

My Story

William McManus is a Project and Automation Engineer in the Global Engineering department of Essilor, the world’s leading eye wear company. William’s expertise in manufacturing and his vast experience traveling the world as a project manager provides his students with real life examples that he can link to the course material of the Technology, Leadership and Management / Industrial Technology program. William completed his BS degree in Electrical Engineering Technology at RWU in 1982. William earned his MBA from Providence College in 1992, and his MS in Manufacturing Engineering from WPI in 2001. He is a Navy veteran, serving our country from 1968 to 1972.