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Andrea Widener

Andrea Widener

Andrea Widener is a senior editor at Chemical & Engineering News. She writes about research policy, funding, ethics, education, employment, and workforce issues. Before coming to C&EN, she was a writer at a research nonprofit, editor of the news section of a cancer journal, a newspaper reporter, and a Peace Corps volunteer. She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and a bachelor’s degree in physics from Trinity University in Texas.