Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Paul Ritchter papers, 1937-1972

Biographical Information

Born in 1910 in Illinois, Ritchter began teaching at OSU as a Professor in the Entomology Department in 1952. That same year, Ritchter was also appointed Chairman of the department, a position that he would fill until 1971. Specializing in research on white grubs, Ritchter became Professor Emeritus in 1975.

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