David Shiffman is a Ph.D. student at the University of Miami’s Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy, where he studies the ecology and conservation of sharks. He is an active science communicator using social media, writing for the widely read blog Southern Fried Science, and he was recently named one of the top biologists to follow on Twitter by the Huffington Post. He is a member of the Beneath the Waves Film Festival.
Beneath the Waves Film Festival
The Beneath the Waves Film Festival is a unique worldwide film festival and communication platform. Its mission is to give the oceans a voice through digital media and scientific storytelling.