David Banks

Ph.D. & M.S. - Science Educator
Dr. Banks' experience is vast and varied.
After earning his master's degree in education from UCLA, David Banks spent five years teaching science to seventh, ninth and 11th graders at Larchmont Charter School in Los Angeles. He has worked as a research scientist at UCLA, as a post-doctoral scholar at the National Institutes of Health and as a laboratory technician in the Space Biosciences Division at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). He holds an additional master's degree in entomology and a Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology.