Dr. Natalia Ortuzar

Associate Editorial Director, Wiley

Natalia Ortuzar studied chemistry at the University of Durham (UK) before moving to London to undertake doctoral research in medicinal chemistry at the London School of Pharmacy. Upon completion of her Ph.D., Dr. Ortuzar moved to the University of Kansas (USA), where she held a two-year postdoctoral research position in the laboratory of Prof. Brian Blagg. In 2008, Dr. Ortuzar joined Wiley-VCH in Germany as a professional editor on the ChemMedChem editorial team; over the course of the next decade, Dr. Ortuzar’s role within Wiley grew and developed, and she is now the Associate Editorial Director of Life and Physical Sciences Journals in North America, based in the Hoboken office.