David Rooklin is the husband to the ‘Broad City’ Star Ilana Glazer who is a Computational Biologist by profession. The American Comedian, Writer, and Actress, best known for her comedy roles and her co-creation of the Comedy Central Series Broad City alongside Abbi Jacobson.
Moreover, Scientist David Rooklin was the longtime secret boyfriend to Glazer before they married on 26 February 2017. Let us scroll down to know more about the scientist in details.
David Rooklin: Education, Career
- Rooklin is currently into Silico drug discovery against emerging targets. He is the Co-founder at Redesign Science since October 2017.
- Rooklin remained a Research Associate at New York University from May 2016 through September 2017. His research area was Drug design, Software development, and Entrepreneurship. It was at the NY University where he did his Ph.D. in Computational Biology from 2006 to 2012.
- Likewise, Rooklin acquired his Bachelor Degree in Biochemistry from Oberlin College in between 1998 and 2002.
- Similarly, Rooklin was a Post Doctoral Research Scientist in Drug design and Software development. The research was done from May 2012- April 2016.
- Besides, Rooklin worked as a Teacher, a Teaching Assistant, a Research Technician. He was once a Research Intern in the Cardiovascular Disease Dept at Merck Pharmaceutical Company at different instances during the beginning of his career.
- When working at Merck, he conducted Gene network analysis to identify potential drug targets to treat atherosclerosis and hypertension.
While his social media and Linkedin profiles do not reveal much of his personal life. We wish we could share his birthday information and such but alas!
David Rooklin: Wife
The scientist tied the knot with his longtime actress, writer girlfriend on 26th of February 2017. The wedding was a private ceremony and we got to know this from writer Chioke Nassor via one of his posts.
Telling you about the odd-sounding pairing of a scientist and a comedian, here is what the actress has to say “he’s in science so he doesn’t know comedy, we met in Washington Square Park and we just made eyes and it was like, ‘Damn.’” Glazer said this on a live show with Kelly and Ryan.
Nonetheless, the couple is more compliant with one another than it may seem. Both of them talk openly about the political situation and the current US government. David is a feminist and promotes feminism socially and publicly. Glazer once shared a photo of him wearing a ‘feminist’ written cap.
David Rooklin: Net Worth & Social Media
As we know that Scientists are the most influential person in the world of science. Therefore, without a doubt, they spend most of their time researching in laboratories and contributing their time in new development. So, When it comes to their income than the average income of scientist working as a molecular scientist can be range from $58,163 to $71,068 in lowest. Thus, if David’s net worth has to be estimated then it would be above $2 million. However, his exact information on his net worth has not disclosed yet.
Regarding his wife’s net worth, she has an estimation of around $3 million. The couple seems very happy together thus they are sharing a strong bond with each other.
Rooklin is a scientist which means he is not much into publicizing his privacy. Moreover, as we go through his Instagram profile, we find all-science things. However, we are glad to find and share some of his and his wife’s photos together. He is a real caring and loving husband.