David Rooklin Wiki, Age (Ilana Glazer’s Husband) Biography, Family, Facts

David Rooklin

David Rooklin (born 21 June 1980) is an American scientist and the co-founder of the company Redesign Science. He is also the husband of Ilana Glazer (Famous actress and comedian). In the year 2017 Ilana and David married and later their secret marriage got revealed.

The spouse of the famous comedian has done a doctorate in Computational Biology in the year 2012. After graduation, he started his career by working in the research team of the University of Colorado.

There he worked for 1 year. When his Ph.D. got completed he started working as an assistant professor in New York. Then from 2012 to 2016, he worked for developing drug design software.


Early Life, Parents, Childhood & Education

The famous celebrity spouse, David William Rooklin (age 39 years, as in 2019) was born in a Christian family in Pennsylvania. He got brought up by his parents in the suburbs of the State. Basically he belongs to a middle-class family. There is no concrete information and data available about David’s father, mother, and siblings.

While growing up he did his schooling from a local high school. Because of his high IQ level, he nailed his academics.

After his school education, Ilana Glazer’s spouse joined the Oberlin College which is situated in Oberlin, Ohio. From there he did his graduation in Biochemistry (1998-2002).  After this, he did a Ph.D. in Computational Biology (2006-2012) from New York University.


Personal Life, Spouse Ilana Glazer & Children

Back in the year 2014, David met Glazer and sooner they became friends and started dating each other. After an affair for almost 3 years, in 2017 on February 26, David Rooklin and Ilana Glazer got married in a secret marriage.

David Rooklin with wife Ilana Glazer
Ilana Glazer’s husband – David Rooklin.

They kept the fact about their marriage hidden from the general media. Later one of Ilana’s friends revealed their wedding through a social media post.

It was a quiet humble and simple marriage. It’s been 2 years since they are married and the couple is currently without any child.

Davids’s wife Ilana Glazer is a very famous actress and comedian. She has done many shows and movies. Glazer is currently working on her upcoming movie “False Positive”.

Rooklin is quite socially active in his personal life. He has an Instagram account with Public privacy. There are over 2.4k followers on his Instagram account. As seen from her posts, he is an art lover. He has shared many drawings that he has made in his free time.


Career & Net worth

David Rooklin at NYU

In the year 2017, David Rooklin decided that he wants to start his own work and that is why he established his company named Redesign Science (2017-Present). In his entrepreneurship, he puts his efforts to develop drugs for potential diseases.

His company works with biotech and Pharma for the development of drugs. Currently, he lives with his wife Ilana Glazer in Brooklyn New York, USA. There are no proper sources to check his net worth but it is an estimate that he has a net worth of $200k USD.

His wife as an actress and comedian earns a lot from her shows and some sources say that Ilana Glazer has a net worth of $3 million USD.


Some Lesser Known Facts about David Rooklin

Real Full Birth NameDavid William Rooklin.
Famous NameDavid Rooklin.
Famous asIlana Glazer's husband.
Age (As of 2019)39 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayJune 21, 1980.
Birthplace/HometownPennsylvania, USA.
Ethnicity White.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)Cancer.
House LocationBrooklyn, New York, America.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6'1".
Centimeters: 185 cm.
Meters: 1.85 m.
WeightKilograms: 78 Kg.
Pounds: 172 lbs.
Eye ColorBrown.
Shoe Size (UK)9.
Hair ColorBrown.
ParentsFather: Will Update Soon.
Mother: Not Known.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeIlana Glazer.
Social media Instagram: rooklin (2.4 k followers)..
School Local High school.
Highest QualificationPhD in Computational Biology.
CollegeOberlin College, Ohio.
ProfessionScientist & entrepreneur.
Works as Entrepreneur (Redesign Science).
Net worth$ 200 k USD (As in 2020).


Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance

The nerdy scientist is quite tall in height. David Rooklin has a height of 6 feet 1 inch and his weight is 172 lbs. In the ear 2018, he had quite long hairs but now as seen from his a week old photo, he has shortened his brown hair.

David Rooklin height & weight

He is not a clean-shaven man and has a beard. Also, the man has very beautiful grey eyes. He lives a very simple lifestyle and has quite a humble appearance. One thing that we can notice from his images is that he wears T-shirts and hoodies most of the time.



  • David is a very humble and intellectual person.
  • He loves to draw abstract sketches an even shares them with his followers.

David Rooklin made sketch

  • Rooklin works in the field of drug Industry. He basically tries to develop medicines to target potential diseases.
  • Ilana Glazer’s husband is a proud Alumni of New York University.

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  • As his zodiac sign, Cancer he is a very caring and revolutionary person.
  • He loves to travel and recently he went to Hong Kong.

David Rooklin during visit to Hong Kong

  • David Rooklin can even speak Spanish as his Linked-in account says.
  • The guy even tries to create Molecular models.



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