Tien Nguyen

Tien Nguyen

Tien Nguyen is an assistant editor for Chemical & Engineering News covering organic and medicinal chemistry and more. She delights in the challenge of explaining the complex science behind everyday life. Now a reformed chemist, she first got hooked on science communication while completing a PhD in organic chemistry and then dove into the writing world as a Fellow for The Open Notebook and as a communications specialist for Princeton University. She has also written freelance stories and scripts about the physical sciences, energy and the environment for Princeton University, VICE News, Scientific American, Mentalfloss.com, New Scientist, TED-Ed and ACS Reactions.