Dr. Alex Berezow is a science and U.S./European political affairs writer. He is the founding editor of RealClearScience (and former assistant editor of RealClearWorld), as well as Senior Fellow of Biomedical Science at ACSH. He also is a member of the USA Today Board of Contributors. Additionally, he co-authored the book Science Left Behind, which sold more than 5,000 copies. His work regularly appears in USA Today, BBC News, and The Economist, among other publications.
In 2010, he earned a Ph.D. in microbiology from the University of Washington. Originally from southern Illinois, he currently lives in Seattle.
Dr. Berezow has been profiled by The Washington Times, Mic, and The Southern Illinoisan. His Amazon author profile can be seen here. Previously, he authored the blog “The Ministry of Science” at Forbes.
For several months, Dr. Berezow worked as Business Operations Manager for an education technology startup and as Business Development Manager for a biotech startup, both in the Seattle area.
Though he claims humble Midwestern roots and common sense values, in reality, he is often found spending an inordinate amount of money drinking fancy coffees (specifically, triple-shot, iced, vanilla lattes). He is also known to vacation frequently in Europe with his Polish-born wife.
The map below depicts his globetrotting adventurism.
Countries visited: 19