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The following people constitute the Editorial Board of Academic Editors for the PeerJ journal. These active academics are the Editors who seek peer reviewers, evaluate their responses, and make editorial decisions on each submission to the journal. We will continue to add to the board of Academic Editors and are seeking qualified and diverse academics who share our vision.

Gerhard Andersson

Professor of Clinical Psychology at Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden. Also researcher at Karolinska Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden. Clinical psychologist at the ENT department , Linköping University Hospital. Linköping Sweden. President, European Society for Research on Internet Interventions; Past president and co-founder, International Society for Research on Internet Interventions.

Nigel R. Andrew

My current research interests focus on the impacts that climate change will have on insect behaviour, ecology and physiology; insect community structure along environmental gradients; and insect-plant interactions.
I am currently President of the Ecological Society of Australia and Zoology Museum Curator, University of New England.

Martin Anger

Head of Mammalian Reproduction research group at the Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC) & Head of Cell Division Control laboratory, Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics AS CR.

Maria Anisimova

Senior research fellow and lecturer at the Computer Science Departement of ETH Zurich and Swiss Institute for Bioinformatics. Editor of BMC Evol Biol and Trends in Evol Biol. In 2012 edited a book in 2 volumes "Evolutionary Genomics: Statistical and computational methods".

Jérémy Anquetin

Researcher at the 'Section d'archéologie et paléontologie', Jura cantonal Cultural Office, Switzerland. Jérémy received his PhD in Vertebrate Palaeontology from the University College London (UCL) and the Natural History Museum (NHM), London, UK. He specializes in the study of taxonomy, anatomy, and phylogeny of Mesozoic turtles. His current work is mainly focussed on Late Jurassic turtles from Europe.

Paul S. Appelbaum

Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine, and Law, Columbia University; Research Scientist, New York State Psychiatric Institute. Past President of the American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences.

Praveen Arany

Training: Dentist, Oral Pathologist and Bioengineer.
Postdoctoral: TGF-beta, wound healing, regeneration, radiation biology, light biology, stem cells, biomaterials.
Current: Clinical research and basic science.
Positions: President-Elect, NAALT; various committees of Wound Healing society and AADR.
Interests: Signal Transduction, Lasers, biological regulation.

Giuseppe Argenziano

Professor of Dermatology at the Second University of Naples, Italy, and Coordinator of the Skin Cancer Unit at the Research Hospital “Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova IRCCS” in Reggio Emilia, Italy. Main research field: dermato-oncology and, particularly, melanoma. Author of numerous scientific articles and books concerning dermoscopy, a new technique improving the clinician's detection of benign and malignant skin tumors.

Spyros Artavanis-Tsakonas

Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School. Professeur honoraire au Collège de France

Claus - Bachert

Studies: Human Medicine at the Ruprecht-Karls-University in Heidelberg 1976-1982
ENT-speciality 1987, Allergology 1988
1996: Chief of Clinics ENT-Dept., University of Ghent
Buitengewoon Hoogleraar (highest academic degree) Ghent 2008
Adjunct professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden 2012
Doctor honoris causa, Beijing Medical University, 2012
Clinical mandate for research 2002-2017 (FWO)
Scientific field: Clinical allergology and immunology of the upper airways

Thomas Backhaus

Professor for Ecotoxicology and Environmental Sciences at the University of Gothenburg, with a main interest in regulatory (eco)toxicology and risk assessment of complex exposure situations.

Volker Bahn

I am an Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Wright State University. Previously I was a postdoctoral fellow at McGill University working in Macroecology with Brian McGill. My PhD is from the University of Maine in Wildlife Ecology with advisers Bill Krohn and Raymond O'Connor, and MS (German Diplom) in Conservation Biology from Philipps University Marburg with Harald Plachter and Peter Poschlod, in collaboration with Alan Burger from University of Victoria.

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