Cobbwell is the chemistry teacher at Midtown School of Science and Technology.
During one of his lessons in the chemistry laboratory, Cobbwell began teaching his students about the work of Niels Bohr on the quantum theory. During his lesson, Peter Parker secretly worked on the chemical compounds for his Web-Shooters.
- Midtown School of Science and Technology
- In the comics, Professor Cobbwell was a New York City electrician who, under the recommendation of Raymond Warren, hired Peter Parker to work part-time.