Heidi Bulich

Heidi Bulich


Associate Professor of Teaching in Accounting




 376 MISB


Academic Programs

  • Accounting

Heidi Bulich


Heidi Bulich is an Associate Professor of Teaching with more than 25 years of experience in higher education as a program director, senior administrator and teacher. Since January 2023, she has been teaching business law at the Mike Ilitch School of Business. In the past, Heidi has taught business law, real estate law, sustainability in the built environment, real estate development, advanced commercial law and other courses to undergraduate and graduate students at 3 BIG10 institutions and 1 ACC institution. In addition, she established and directed 2 popular minors and was a senior administrator in the Provost’s office at the University of Maryland. She has won numerous awards for her teaching, including the Outstanding Faculty Member at Michigan State University.

Prior to teaching, Heidi practiced real estate banking and corporate law for a Detroit law firm and worked as inside counsel, focusing on bank regulatory work and compliance for a large financial institution. 


JD – Georgetown University Law Center, 1988
BSFS – Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, 1983


  • MBA Program, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, the University of Michigan - Adjunct Professor
  • Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University - Assistant Professor
  • Poole College of Management, North Carolina State University – Associate Professor
  • School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation, the University of Maryland - Clinical Associate Professor and Director of the Real Estate Development and Construction Project Management minors
  • Office of Faculty Affairs, Provost’s Office, the University of Maryland – Associate Director for Faculty Initiatives


  • Adams Teaching Fellowship, Michigan State University, 2009-2010
  • University Committee on Faculty Affairs, Michigan State University, 2009-2013
  • Chesapeake Project Faculty Fellow, University of Maryland, 2016
  • ADVANCE Program for Inclusive Excellence: Advancing Professional Track Faculty Program, University of Maryland, 2016-2017
  • Washington Sustainability Initiative, Urban Land Institute, 2018-2020
  • UrbanPlan for High School Students, Urban Land Institute, 2019-2022
  • Do Good" Faculty Fellow, University of Maryland - January - December 2018
  • Academic Leadership Fellowship, Wayne State University, 2023-2024


Research and teaching interests

• Business Law
• Entrepreneurship
• Climate Change and Resiliency in the Built Environment
• Sustainability
• Fair Housing


o Finance Department Teaching Award, Michigan State University, 2007-08
o Finance Department Teaching Award, Michigan State University, 2010-2011
o Outstanding Teaching Award, Michigan State University, 2010
o Outstanding University Professor, University of Maryland Women’s Field Hockey Team, Fall 2017
o Dean’s Outstanding Teaching Award, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland, May 2018


Courses taught by Heidi Bulich

Fall Term 2024 (future)

Winter Term 2024

Fall Term 2023

Winter Term 2023