Stuart J. Ritchie
Stuart James Ritchie
|Education||University of Edinburgh|
|Known for||Research on human intelligence|
|Institutions||King's College London|
|Thesis||Studies concerning the application of psychological science to education (2014)|
|Doctoral advisors||Sergio Della Sala|
Stuart James Ritchie is a Scottish psychologist and science communicator known for his research in human intelligence. He has served as a lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London since the summer of 2018. He was previously active in researching intelligence as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Edinburgh. In 2021, his book Science Fictions was nominated for the £25,000 Royal Society Prize for Science Books but lost out to Merlin Sheldrake's Entangled Life.
- Intelligence: All That Matters (2016, part of Teach Yourself's All That Matters series)
- Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth (2020)
- "Bodley Head signs 'Freakonomics-style' peer-reviews exposé". The Bookseller. 6 June 2018. Retrieved 21 May 2019.
- Mundasad, Smitha (4 August 2014). "Visual process 'key for sharp mind'". BBC News. Retrieved 21 May 2019.
- Smith, Rory (13 June 2018). "IQ scores are falling and have been for decades". CNN. Retrieved 21 May 2019.
- "Sheldrake Wins Royal Society Science Book Prize with 'Illuminating' Fungi Book". The Bookseller. 29 November 2021. Retrieved 30 November 2021.
- "All That Matters". Teach Yourself. Archived from the original on 3 December 2021.
- Publication announcement at Macmillan