Dax Ovid, Ph.D.

Dax Ovid, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher of Biology Education

San Francisco State University

Dax Ovid is a biology and data science education researcher who studies interdisciplinary approaches to teaching and learning for STEM graduate and undergraduate students. Dax seeks to identify challenges impeding systemic pedagogical innovation in the sciences and to investigate inclusive practices in higher education that foster belonging. Their research aims to expand the defining features of “being a scientist” in the 21st century for current and future scientists.

Curriculum Vitae

Interests

  • Biology Education
  • Social Studies of Science
  • Curriculum Studies

Education

  • Ph.D., Integrative Biology, 2017

    University of California, Berkeley

  • B.A., Integrative Biology & Italian Studies, 2011

    University of California, Berkeley