Ulrich, an adjunct member of the Shimer faculty since 2004, teaches bioethics, environmental studies, biology, and general chemistry. Ulrich holds more than 20 issued and pending U.S. patents in the areas of specialty oils, process engineering, starch chemistry, and fermentation technology. Before teaching at Shimer, Ulrich was a research biologist at Dupont, Inc. and Cargill, Inc. and later worked as a business executive and biotechnology industry consultant. Ulrich brings this extensive industry experience to his work as Career and Graduate Advisor to Shimer’s students.
M.S., Plant and Soil Sciences
University of Delaware, 1988
Montana State University, 1984
M.B.A., International Management Specialization
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, 2002