Our Vision
At ZWORC, we envision a future in which leading companies in every industry develop and maintain operations that are economically viable and environmentally sustainable for the long-run.

Our Mission
ZWORC exists to promote fully sustainable operations through:
  • Conducting research to determine the most effective and efficient techniques for conducting all types of operations,
  • Sharing best practices of sustainability through conference presentations, public professional training courses, customized training for individual companies, and publications in both the academic and popular presses, and
  • Providing direct assistance to client companies implementing these sustainability best practices.

Paul McCright, Ph.D.
Paul has been involved in Industrial Engineering for over thirty years as a field engineer, researcher, academician, consultant, and author.  Paul holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Texas Tech University, a M.S. in Engineering from Arizona State University, and a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.  His dissertation research was in white collar productivity.

He has worked in industry as a safety engineer, a facilities planning engineer, an energy management specialist, and a technical contract administrator. He has over twenty years experience as an engineering educator and has done research and consulting in environmental sustainability, occupational safety, industrial ergonomics, productivity improvement, facility layout, and engineering management. He has served as an expert technical witness in the areas of ergonomics and safety. He is certified by the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration as a trainer in both General Industry Standards and Construction Industry Standards. He has made numerous presentations at professional conferences, authored dozens of papers, and co-authored one collegiate textbook.

Click here to contact Paul, or email him directly at: Paul.McCright@zworc.com