Dr. Nicola Nugent is the Publishing Manager, Quality & Ethics at the Royal Society of Chemistry, where she is the strategic lead for quality and impact across journals and books.
She has responsibility for the journal's peer review strategy, as well as publishing ethics, and inclusion & diversity in publishing.
Nicola leads the “Joint commitment for action on inclusion and diversity in publishing”, bringing together over 50 publishing organisations to accelerate progress on I&D in scholarly publishing.
Nicola has over 15 years of experience in STM publishing in a variety of operational and strategic roles, with an editorial focus. She has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Bristol, UK.