David Sittenfeld

Museum of Science, Boston

Manager of Forums and National Collaborations at the Museum of Science

David has been an educator at the Museum for 20 years and oversees special projects pertaining to issues that lie at the intersection of science and society. He is also completing his doctoral research at Northeastern University in the Helmuth Lab, focusing on participatory methods and geospatial modeling techniques for environmental health assessment and public engagement. He is the principal investigator for Citizen Science, Civics and Resilient communities project, which is supporting community-based science-to-civics activities at 30 US science centers on extreme heat, drought, extreme precipitation, and sea level rise.