Kurt Kleiner
Resume

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Professional Experience

Freelance
2004 - present
Economist, Nature, Science, New Scientist, Toronto Star, Globe and Mail
Have written for these and others.
Correspondent
1994 - 2004
New Scientist magazine
Wrote news and features covering science policy, general science news, and technology.
Reporter
1988 - 1992
Baltimore Business Journal, Baltimore, Maryland
Covered industry, transportation and technology.
Reporter
1987 - 1988
Westchester Business Journal, Port Chester, New York
Covered technology and communications.
Reporter
1986 - 87
Stuart News, Stuart, Florida
Covered local government, business, general assignment for this daily local paper.
Reporter, Copy Editor
1985
Columbus Citizen-Journal, Columbus, Ohio
Reported and copy edited for the state desk and sports department on this city daily.

Teaching Experience

Instructor
1994 - 1995
Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Washington, D.C.
Developed and taught graduate-level non-fiction writing courses.
Teaching Fellow
1992 - 1993
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Developed and taught undergraduate writing course.

Education

Johns Hopkins University MS Science Writing, 1993
Ohio University, Honors Tutorial College BS Journalism 1985
BA English Literature, 1985

Awards

Canadian Science
Writers Association
2005 Science in Society Award
Best Print or Short Feature