Ulrica Wilson

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Associate Professor in Mathematics, Morehouse College. Associate Director of Diversity and Outreach, Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics.

Ulrica Wilson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics at Morehouse College. She is also Associate Director of Diversity and Outreach at the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM) and a former vice president of the National Association of Mathematicians. She has a BS from Spelman College, an MS from University of Massachusetts, and a PhD from Emory University. She specializes in the theory of noncommutative rings in the combinatorics of matrices.

Ulrica was named the 2019 AWM Fellow by the Association for Women in Mathematics. She also received the 2016-2017 Vulcan Teaching Excellence Award at Morehouse College. Ulrica has been an integral part of the EDGE Program since its inception, from being a mentor to being an instructor and local coordinator. She was also the Co-Director of the EDGE from 2011 to 2017 and is currently the Vice-President of the EDGE Foundation.