Aimee Ulstad honored by distinguished teaching award


Aimee Ulstad, OMI faculty lead for the new Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology curriculum and associate professor-clinical, Department of Integrated Systems Engineering, received the Charles E. MacQuigg Award for Outstanding Teaching during the 23rd annual

College of Engineering awards.

Named for the late Dean of the College of Engineering, this student-nominated award is presented annually to faculty members who have demonstrated, in a superior manner, their interest in and willingness to help students and outstanding teaching ability. 

Each year, The College of Engineering honors excellence in teaching, research and service. Faculty, staff and partners are recognized for distinguished contributions in several areas.

“Thanks to the exemplary accomplishments of our faculty, researchers and partners, we continue to excel in our mission of providing a quality education to more than 10,000 students, as well as engineering impactful solutions to problems near and far,” said College of Engineering Dean David Williams, Monte Ahuja Endowed Dean’s Chair. “I am proud to recognize the incredible talents and achievements of these distinguished awardees.”

Prior to joining the faculty at Ohio State, Aimee was an industry professional and practicing engineer in various engineering fields for over 30 years.  Aimee received her degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Masters in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.  She began her career as a packaging equipment engineer at Procter and Gamble, then moved to Anheuser-Busch where she worked for over 27 years.  She functioned as as project manager, engineering manager, utility manager, maintenance manager, and finally as the Resident Engineer managing all technical areas of the facility. 

Since joining Ohio State, Aimee has joined the American Society of Engineering Educators where she published her first paper on engineering education and is the program chair for the Engineering Economy division.  Aimee has always been active in promoting women in the engineering field and is the Ohio State Student Society of Women Engineers (SWE) section Faculty AdvisorAimee Ulstad, P.E is an Associate Professor of Practice in the Integrated Systems Engineering Department at The Ohio State University. 

Excerpts from College of Engineering news website.