David Long



David Long is a teacher at Fusion who helps young adults retain information in the field of science. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in biology from Rutgers University. Dave is in the process of pursuing graduate school for microbiology/plant biology at Rutgers University.


Before Fusion, Dave was the head biologist at a biomass-to-energy facility where he performed growth and condition experiments on different aquatic plant species of duckweed.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • At a young age Dave was one of the first to earn his BSA award as an Eagle Scout.
  • Skiing, rock climbing, hiking, microelectronics, robotics, video games, and automotive mechanics.