National Geographic has hired Deputy Managing Editor of History and Culture Nancy San Martín and Senior Science Editor Bijal Trivedi.

What’s Happening:

  • National Geographic has announced the hiring of two new members to their editorial team — Deputy Managing Editor of History and Culture Nancy San Martín and Senior Science Editor Bijal Trivedi.
  • Nancy San Martín is coming over from El Nuevo Herald, the Spanish-language sister paper of the Miami Herald. She was the managing editor at the Herald, previously working at the Sun-Sentinel and Dallas Morning News.
  • Bijal Trivedi has written stories about human health, biology, and biomedical research for Scientific American, Science, Nature, WIRED, The Economist, and The Boston Globe. Trivedi will lead National Geographic’s COVID-19 coverage on the Science desk.

What They’re Saying:

  • Susan Goldberg, National Geographic’s Editorial Director and Editor in Chief: “We are thrilled to welcome Nancy and Bijal. Their wealth of experience and accomplishments in their respective fields will make them key additions to the National Geographic editorial team.”