Rajendrani (Raj) Mukhopadhyay

Vice President of the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Respect (DEIR)

Rajendrani (Raj) Mukhopadhyay is the Vice President of the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Respect (DEIR). After earning her Ph.D. in biochemistry at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, Raj began her career as a science writer at ACS. After several years at ACS, she launched a successful freelance writing and editing business. Raj next joined the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology where she eventually became the managing editor of the society's magazine, ASBMB Today. At this juncture, Raj was tapped by ACS to be the first executive editor for C&EN BrandLab. Raj earned her undergraduate degree at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, and did her K-12 education in Kuwait and India.