José Oliveira studied chemistry at the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa). He obtained his PhD in 2000 in organic synthesis. He worked for a year as a post-doctoral researcher at the Universiteit Antwerpen (Antwerp, Belgium) developing mass spectrometric techniques for analyzing trace organic contaminants in the atmosphere. He joined Wiley in January 2001 and served as Senior Associate Editor of Angewandte Chemie. He has been Editor-in-Chief of the nanotechnology journal Small since 2008, and was a founding editor of Chemistry – An Asian Journal, Advanced Healthcare Materials, and Small Methods. As Vice President and Editorial Director, China, he is responsible for Wiley’s journal publishing activities in China. He holds Honorary and Visiting Professorships at several Chinese universities and research institutes.