Stanislav Karapetrovic, PhD, PEng

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept


Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept
(780) 492-9734
10-279 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211 116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5


Area of Study / Keywords

Design And Manufacturing Energy And Environment Engineering Management Reliability Engineering Standards and Safety Engineering


  • Dipl.Ing. (Belgrade)
  • M.Sc. (Manitoba)
  • Ph.D. (Manitoba)


Professor Karapetrovic's research is generally in the field of quality management, and is specifically focused on the auditing and integration of standardized management systems. His widely published and cited research has been funded by government agencies and corporations alike. Professor Karapetrovic is often invited to deliver keynote speeches at overseas conferences, and has received a number of international awards for his research publications.

Professor Karapetrovic is actively involved in the international standardization work on quality management. Among other standardization-related positions, he was the Convenor of the ISO/TC176/TG Portfolio Management and the Project Leader of the ISO/TC176/SC3/WG18 for the revision of ISO 10001, ISO 10002, ISO 10003 and ISO 10004 customer satisfaction standards. Currently, Professor Karapetrovic serves as the Convenor of the ISO/TC176/SC3/TF1 Customer Satisfaction Liaison Team and the ISO/TC176/SC3/WG26 Electronic Commerce Transactions for the revision of ISO 10008.


Professor Karapetrovic teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in quality and engineering management. Current teaching engagements include ENGM 310 Engineering Economy, ENGM 401 Financial Management for Engineers, ENGM 510 Quality Engineering and Management, ENGM 611 Design and Integration of Standardized Systems, and ENGM 612 Quality Assurance and Assessment Systems. Professor Karapetrovic has supervised undergraduate, masters and doctoral students in quality management.