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Carl Zimmer

Professor Adjunct



Carl Zimmer is a columnist for the New York Times. He is also the author of 14 books and hundreds of articles for magazines including National Geographic, The Atlantic, and Scientific American. His journalism has earned awards from the National Academies and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Zimmer has also taught science writing at Yale to both undergraduates and graduates since 2008.

Education & Training

  • BA
    Yale College, English

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