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Pharmaceutical company executive

Robert Joseph Fredericks was American pharmaceutical company executive. Recepient Achievement award Washington Association, 2000, Service award Assumption College for Sisters, 2005, Cross Commander Order of Malta, 2010.


Fredericks, Robert Joseph was born on December 26, 1934 in New York City. Son of Harold D. and Mary E. (McCarthy) Fredericks.


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Villanova University, 1957. Master of Science in Chemistry, St. Joseph's College, Philadelphia, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Lehigh University, 1965.


Research chemist, Global Assessment of Functioning Corporation, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1960-1967;research supervisor, Allied Chemical Corporation, Morristown, New Jersey, 1968-1972;manager analytical chemistry, Ethicon, Inc., Somerville, New Jersey, 1972-1974;director research services, Ethicon, Inc., Somerville, 1974-1976;associate director research, Ethicon, Inc., Somerville, 1976-1978;vice president research and development, Surgikos, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1978-1979;vice president research and development, Johnson & Johnson Dental Products Company, East Windsor, New Jersey, 1980-1982;senior vice-president and general manager, Bioscience Medical Products, Somerville, New Jersey, 1982-1985;president, Allen Translate Svc., Morristown, New Jersey, since 1985.


  • Other Work

    • Author: X-Ray Diffraction for the Industrial Chemist, 1971. Contributor articles to professional journals.


President Morris County History Society, Morristown, 1982—1986, trustee, 1975—1993. President Washington Association New Jersey, 1988—1992, 1993—1999, trustee, 1983—2002, Craftsman Farms Foundation, 1994. Member advisory board New Philharmonic, New Jersey, 1992—1999, trustee, 1994—1998, 1st vice president, 1995—1998.

Honorary historian Township of Morris, since 1992. Member president advisory council Catholic initiatives Seton Hall University, since 2006. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, American Chemical Society, American Association Sovereign Military Order of Malta (New Jersey state chairman since 2003, board councillors since 2004, chairman Lourdes 2003 pilgrimage, New Jersey Hospitaller), Rotary (board directors 1992-1993), Morristown Club (board governors since 1996, vice president 1998, president 1999—2002), Morristown Field Club, Sigma Xi, Delta Epsilon Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, gardening.


Married Jeanette C. Kubin, July 7, 1984.

Harold D. Fredericks

Mary E. (McCarthy) Fredericks

Jeanette C. Kubin