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Robert K. Ressler

Robert K. ResslerBorn: 15-Feb-1937
Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Whoever Fights Monsters

Military service: US Army (ten years active duty, Col.)

Coined the term "serial killer."

    University: Michigan State University
    Scholar: Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
    Professor: Assistant Adjunct Professor, Michigan State University
    Professor: Clinical Assistant Professor, Georgetown University

    FBI employee (1970-90)

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Author of books:
Sexual Homicide: Patterns and Motives (1988, with others)
Whoever Fights Monsters: My Twenty Years Tracking Serial Killers for the FBI (1992, memoir)
Justice Is Served (1994, with Tom Shachtman)
I Have Lived In the Monster (1998)

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