Professor Dave

Panel – Activism and presenting science information in the face of pseudoscience


Dave Farina, better known online as Professor Dave, is an American YouTuber and educator who primarily makes videos revolving around chemistry and general science. He also takes delight in challenging flat earthers. He received a BA in chemistry from Carleton College, and performed graduate studies in both synthetic organic chemistry and science education at Cal State Northridge, receiving an MA in the latter. Prior to this, he taught for about a decade in various high school and undergraduate settings, specialising in organic chemistry but also teaching general chemistry, physics, and biology..