Laura DeMarco is a Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at Harvard Radcliffe Institute and a professor of mathematics in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Her research is focused on dynamical systems, arithmetic geometry, and complex analysis. The recipient of numerous prestigious grants and awards, DeMarco was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2020.
Before joining Harvard, DeMarco was the Henry S. Noyes Professor of Mathematics at Northwestern University. She earned a PhD in mathematics from Harvard, an MA in mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a BA in mathematics and physics from the University of Virginia.