George Mulfinger, Jr., became a Christian at the age of twenty-one after years of avowed atheism. He earned his B.A. in chemistry and his M.S. in physics, both from Syracuse University. He pursued additional graduate studies in the physical sciences at Syracuse, Harvard, and the University of Georgia. As a college professor he taught astronomy, geology, philosophy, physics, logic, and cello. He also served on the board of directors of the Creation Research Society, wrote numerous articles demonstrating the fallacies of evolution and co-authored creationist science textbooks.