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chemist , editor

George Douglas Ryerson, American chemist, editor. Member American Chemical Society, American Society Information Science (treasurer local chapter 1977-1982).

Background

Ryerson, George Douglas was born on April 29, 1934 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Douglass Bolton and Jane Matilda (Hedden) Ryerson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Lehigh University, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960.

Career

Chemist Esso Research and Engineering Company, Linden, New Jersey, 1960-1967. Assistant editor Chemical Abstracts Service, Columbus, Ohio, 1967-1969, senior associate editor, 1969-1974, senior editor, since 1974.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

The Church must be self-critical before it presumes to be critical of others.

Views

Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, American Society Information Science (treasurer local chapter 1977-1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Auto racing reporting.

Connections

father:
Douglass Bolton Ryerson

mother:
Jane Matilda (Hedden) Ryerson