Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

Dr. Marsha R. Rosner


    Marsha R. Rosner



Board Appointment:

  • Trustee since 1993
  • Representative of the scientific community in Illinois, appointed by the Governor


Charles B. Huggins Professor
Ben May Department for Cancer Research
The University of Chicago



  • Ph.D. from MIT
  • A.B. from Harvard

Notable Accomplishments:

Dr. Rosner is an internationally recognized authority in the field of signal transduction.  She authored or co-author over 100 scientific publications, has served as a reviewer for numerous journals and has been a member of scientific review panels for the American Cancer Society, the Veteran's Administration and the National Institutes of Health. She is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Genomics and Systems Biology, a Fellow of the Institute of Medicine of Chicago and a recipient of the Biological Sciences Division’s 2001 Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.