Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
University of California
University of Strasbourg
University of Geneva
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
University of Cambridge
Nitschke received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College in 1995. Six years later he earned his Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of California.
Nitschke began his career as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Strasbourg in 2001. Two years later he took a position of an assistant professor of the department of organic chemistry at the University of Geneva. Since 2007 Jonathan is a professor of the department of chemistry at the University of Cambridge.
Jonathan Nitschke has a life partner, Nathalie Sorde. He has a child.