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chemist , educator

Margarita Parra, Spanish chemist, educator. Achievements include patents for synthesis of retinoic acid and analogs. Member of Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry, Chemistry Professional College (associate).

Background

Parra, Margarita was born on November 5, 1958 in Valencia, Spain. Daughter of Julio Parra and Margarita Alvarez.

Education

Doctor, University of Valencia, 1986.

Career

Researcher University Valencia, Burjassot, Spain, 1982—1986. Postdoc Imperial College in Science, Technology and Medicine, London, 1988—1989. Lecturer in organic chemistry University of Valencia, since 1991.

Referee European Journal of Organic Chemistry, Weinheim, Germany, since 2001. Vice deacon University Valencia, 2002—2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for synthesis of retinoic acid and analogs.

Membership

Member of Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry, Chemistry Professional College (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, films, petit point.

Connections

father:
Julio Parra

mother:
Margarita Alvarez