Peter holds a Ph.D. in Biological Chemistry from Indiana University and a B.S. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He conducted post-doctoral research on ribosomal assembly at The Scripps Research Institute.
Peter is a salty Fusion veteran, having started as a science and math teacher at the Solana Beach campus in 2007. He has taught and held administrative positions at several campuses in Southern California, and returned to his Solana Beach campus home in 2019 to do the work he has always loved--working one to one with Fusion kids.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Makes bespoke shoes and boots entirely by hand using traditional materials and techniques.
- Studies neuroscience and data science, because that's what people like to talk about at parties.
- Does all the cooking in his household...it just works out better that way.