Jonathan (Jon) H. Worstell retired from Shell Global Solutions during Spring 2010.
At Shell Global Solutions, Jon provided manufacturing technical support globally for the Shell Higher Olefins Process and led a Toll Manufacturing group that commercialized several processes at various contract manufacturing sites.
Prior to working at Shell Global Solutions, Jon worked for Conoco and DuPont, where he provided manufacturing support for polyethylene plants.
Since retiring from Shell Global Solutions, Jon has been consulting internationally.
He is also a professor of chemical engineering at the University of Houston where he teaches the Senior "Practices" course.
has written numerous articles, covering topics ranging from technology transfer to maintaining the purity of inert gases.
He received a BS in physics and history from Northwestern University, an MS in chemistry from Ball State University, and a PhD in applied chemistry from the Colorado School of Mines.