Shelley Rossell

Lecturer, Masters Program in Computer Science

  • Lead Information Security Engineer, University of Chicago IT Services


Shelley is currently the Lead Information Security Engineer at the University of Chicago. She has over 15 years dedicated to cybersecurity in a complex, global research and teaching environment. She has deep experience in incident response, network forensics, security architecture, cloud security (AWS, GCP, Azure), Active Directory and Windows security, auditing, and policy/procedure work. She has spoken at national and regional conferences. Prior to the University of Chicago, Shelley worked in consulting, including for PricewaterhouseCoopers. Shelley has a BA and MA from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MS in CS from the University of Chicago.


  • MS in CS, The University of Chicago
  • MA, The University of Pennsylvania
  • BA, The University of Pennsylvania