Querida started in 2012 as Editor for North America and moved into the Editor in Chief role in 2014, where she oversees the New York and London newsrooms. She previously was the online managing editor at Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN), where she wrote news stories daily and assigned and edited multiple analytical feature stories and blogs a week. She has moderated several industry panels, is a published science writer and has produced science news stories for ABC and NBC. Querida also worked on a documentary for the Discovery Channel. She has a Master’s in Science, Health and Environmental Reporting from NYU. Querida majored in Physics at Mumbai University, where she graduated with honors.