Dr. Ron Fulbright
USC Upstate Professor
"We at the University pride ourselves on making transformative impacts on students’ lives."
Dr. Ron Fulbright says he lives to create. He served as chairman for the Department of Informatics and Engineering Systems for 15 years before he fully transitioned to being solely a professor. In his tenure as chair, Dr. Fulbright built the Informatics and Engineering Systems department from the ground up, as well as multiple BA degree programs such as, the Information Management and Systems program and the Health Informatics program. He is an inventor and one of the world’s leading authorities on an innovation methodology called I-TRIZ. Dr. Fulbright has been published in many journals and is currently working on two books.