Rosemary Barra

Rosemary Barra 

 

 

 

 

Rosemary Barra, Ph. D.
Professor of Biology
328 Jepson Science Center
University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Office: (540) 654-1414
rbarra@umw.edu

Rosemary Barra, Professor of Biology, received her doctoral degree at Rutgers University for her study of the effects of diabetes on liver regeneration. Dr. Barra’s current research interests include the regulation of the cell cycle and apoptosis, effects of chemotherapeutic drugs on cell viability, and factors that cause DNA damage. Rosemary teaches Cell Biology (Biol 340), Immunology (Biol 391), and Biology of Cancer (Biol 441).