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Stephen K. Ritter, American science editor. Sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1984-1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Ritter, Stephen K. was born on September 16, 1963 in Hendersonville, North Carolina, United States. Son of Leroy L. and Virginia Ann Ritter.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Western Carolina University, 1986. Bachelor in English magna cum laude, Western Carolina University, 1989. Master of Science in Chemistry, Western Carolina University, 1990.

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Wake Forest University, 1993.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow University Idaho, Moscow, 1993-1994. Assistant editor Chemical and Engineering News, Washington, 1994-1995, associate editor, 1995-1999, senior editor, since 1999.

Membership

Sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1984-1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Jacqueline C. Fernandez, January 4, 1992. Children: Gabriel Alexander, Nicholas Avery.

father:
Leroy L.

mother:
Virginia Ann Ritter

spouse:
Jacqueline C. Fernandez

children:
Gabriel Alexander Ritter

Nicholas Avery Ritter