Monisha Ghosh is currently a Research Professor at the University of Chicago, researching wireless technologies for the Internet of Things, 5G cellular and next generation Wi-Fi systems. Prior to this, she worked at Interdigital, Philips Research and Bell Laboratories on the research and development of various communication systems such as the HDTV broadcast standard, cable standardization and on cognitive radio for the TV White Spaces. She has been an active contributor to many industry standards and was recognized with a Certificate of Appreciation for her outstanding contributions to IEEE 802.22. Her research interests are broadly in the area of signal processing and communications, with particular emphasis on spectrum sharing. She received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California in 1991, and her B. Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 1986. She is a Fellow of the IEEE.