Started as a junior scientist who is treated somewhat dismissively by his peers. Accident prone, he more often than not ends up a victim of the disasters befalling the town. He has also caused a fair share of the problems. In the alternate timeline, he is head of GD, and not well liked by the staff because of his alternate's imposing and intimidating manner.

Dr. Douglas Fargo Quotes

Fargo: it says unknown caller, what do you think the roaming charges are in space?
Zane: Answer it!

I scratched the ISS, now they will never let me be an astronaut.