Dr. Wolbers is born in Los Angeles, California to Harry Lawrence and Edith Christine Wolbers.
Dr. Wolbers serves on active duty in the U.S. Navy for four years.
Dr. Wolbers receives a Bachelor of Science in electric engineering from the California Institute of Technology.
Dr. Wolbers requested, and was approved, for a transfer from active duty in the U.S. Navy to an inactive status in the U.S. Naval Reserve.
Dr. Wolbers becomes vice president of Psychological Services, Inc. in Los Angeles, California.
Dr. Wolbers receives a Master of Arts from the University of Southern California.
Dr. Wolbers retires from the U.S. Naval Reserve as a Naval Lieutenant.
Dr. Wolbers is appointed chief of systems research at Douglas Aircraft Co. in El Segundo, California.
Dr. Wolbers becomes an adjunct professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Southern California.
Dr. Wolbers receives a Doctor of Philosophy in industrial psychology from the University of Southern California.
Dr. Wolbers is appointed chief program engineer of space systems at Douglas Aircraft Co. in Santa Monica and Huntington Beach, California.
Dr. Wolbers becomes chief systems engineer of advanced space systems at McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co. in Huntington Beach, California.
Dr. Wolbers is promoted to deputy director of flight crew systems at McDonnell Douglas Space Systems Co.
Dr. Wolbers serves as a consultant for NASA in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Wolbers receives an Engineering Merit Award from the San Fernando Valley Engineers Council.
Dr. Wolbers serves as president of the Orange County Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
Dr. Wolbers joins the U.S. Air Force Science Advisory Board in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Wolbers retires from McDonnell Douglas.
Dr. Wolbers receives a Decorated Meritorious Civilian Service Medal.