David Hastings

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David Hastings

David Hastings is a marine scientist.

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David Hastings is a marine scientist with three decades of experience in scientific research, teaching, and mentoring students. His research includes over 40 peer-reviewed scientific publications on climate science, plastics in the marine environment, paleoceanography, chemical oceanography, and impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil spill. His work involves producing and using the best science, is inspired by environmental sustainability, and is grounded in social justice and equity. As a scientist engaged in the community, David has been invited to speak at more than 50 events, including a keynote speaker for the St Petersburg March for Science. He engages actively in policy conversations regarding climate change with the public and with elected officials.

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