- Paul Raeburn
- Author, journalist
- MIT; Scientific American/FSG
Paul Raeburn is a journalist and blogger, and the author of Do Fathers Matter? What Science Is Telling Us About the Parent We’ve Overlooked, published by Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux in June, 2014. He is the author of three previous books, including most recently Acquainted with the Night, a memoir of raising children with depression and bipolar disorder. His work appears regularly in The New York Times, Discover, Psychology Today, The Huffington Post, and others, and he is a frequent guest on NPR.
Paul also writes the About Fathers blog for Psychology Today, and he is the chief media critic for the Knight Science Journalism Tracker.
He was the science editor and chief science correspondent at the Associated Press from 1981-1996, and a senior editor and writer at BusinessWeek from 1996-2003. He is a past president of the National Association of Science Writers, and a recipient of its Science in Society award, along with numerous other prizes.
A native of Detroit, Raeburn now lives in New York City with his wife, the writer Elizabeth DeVita-Raeburn, and their two children.
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