Welcome Ulises Ivan Sanchez, MS, SPHR, SHRM-SCP


Please join us in welcoming Ulises Ivan Sanchez, MS, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, to the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science.  Uli has joined us as our new  University of Chicago Human Resources Professional.

Uli, is a former Staff Sergeant, and eight-year veteran, of the U.S. Marine Corps.  Described as a compassionate leader focused on achieving organizational strategic goals and fostering organizational culture.  He has developed multiple best practices for U.S. Marine Corps human resources offices impacting personnel throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

His advanced knowledge of government regulations positioned him to streamline processes and update policies positioning units to capitalize on engagement, retention and an increased growth in employee morale.  Throughout his military career, he maximized organizational technologies to aid in multiple reporting and auditing procedures that directly resulted in millions of dollars in cost savings to the U.S. government.

Although he is new to the University of Chicago family, we are certain that his past experience and his desire to excel in his new position will bring great HR initiatives to our growing Department.  We are delighted to have him join us and look forward to many years of continued success!