Lisa Marr

Lisa Marr



Science Center 223

Associate Professor
Department of Biology & Earth Science

Dr. Marr not only teaches in the Anatomy and Physiology sequences and an INST course, she also serves as a Pre-Professional Health advisor to students in any major on campus who are aspiring to attend a professional-health program after graduating from Otterbein. In addition, Dr. Marr oversees all students in Otterbein/ Ohio University’s Heritage College of Medicine’s Early Assurance Program – EAP students are accepted into Otterbein and OU HCOM at the same time, and may elect to start their DO training after just 3 years at Otterbein. Lastly, Dr. Marr is the faculty member involved with the Otterbein Chapter of Alpha Epsilon Delta – a national honor society for pre-professional health students.


  • Family Practice Residency: Riverside Hospital, Columbus OH
  • M.D., University of California, San Francisco
  • M.S., Ecology, University of California, Davis
  • B.A., Cum Laude, Geology, Williams College, Williamstown MA

Research, Creative, & Professional Work

Teaching interests:
  • Anatomy, Physiology, Pathophysiology
  • An INST course on Plagues, Pestilence & Pandemics, as Dr Marr is fascinated by Infectious Diseases