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Academic Editors

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.

Yehuda Carmeli

Tel Aviv Sorasky Medical Center

Head of the Israeli National Center for Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance Ministry of Health. Head of the Divison of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center. Proffesor of Medicine at the Tel Aviv University.

Yves Carriere

Professor of Insect Ecology at the University of Arizona. Member of the Center for Insect Science and the BIO5 Institute at the University of Arizona.

Dee A. Carter

Associate Professor in Microbiology, University of Sydney. Managing Editor of Australasian Mycologist. Academic Editor for PLOS ONE. Recipient of the 2010 The Merck Sharp & Dohme ASM Mycology Award.

Charles S. Carver

Charles S. Carver has spent his entire professional career at the University of Miami. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Texas at Austin in Personality Psychology. His work spans the areas of personality psychology, social psychology, health psychology, and more recently experimental psychopathology.

Francisco Xavier Castellanos

F. Xavier Castellanos, MD, is director of the Center for Neurodevelopmental Disorders at the NYU Child Study Center. He is also the Brooke and Daniel Neidich Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and professor of Radiology and of Physiology and Neuroscience at the NYU School of Medicine. Dr. Castellanos is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry and was board certified in general pediatrics.

Stephane Cauchi

Doctor in Human Genetics, First-Class Research Scientist, CNRS UMR8199, Head of Genetics and Epigenetics of Type 2 Diabetes Department.

Jim Caunt

Lecturer in Cell Biology 2010-present, University of Bath.
Post-doctoral Research 2002-2010, University of Bristol.
PhD in Molecular Immunology 2009-2002, University of Sheffield.
Member of the Biochemical Society Signalling Theme Panel

Artur M. Cavaco-Paulo

Professor of Fibre Bioprocesses and Cosmetic Science, School of engineering, University of Minho, Portugal. 2005 Award of Excellence from Portuguese Science Foundation

Barbara P. Chan

Associate Professor of Medical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering at The University of Hong Kong.

Dominique J. Charron

Prof. of Immunology and Director of INSERM UMRS 940. Head of the 'Jean Dausset' Histocompatibility & Immunogenetics Laboratory at Saint-Louis Hospital. Former President of the International Histocompatibility council (IHC), former chairman of the 12th International Histocompatibility Workshop & Conference (IHWC) & former President of the European Foundation of Immunogenetics (EFI). Founder President of HLA & Medicine & founding member of the European Institute for System Biology & Medicine.

Amitabha Chattopadhyay

J.C. Bose Fellow and Outstanding Scientist at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad, India. Also serves as Dean, Biological Sciences of the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research. Member of the editorial board of journals such as Biophysical Journal, Journal of Physical Chemistry, BBA-Biomembranes, and Journal of Neurochemistry. Recipient of the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award, and Ranbaxy Research Award. An elected Fellow of all the Indian Academies of Science,

Maria Manuela Chaves

Leader of the Plant Molecular Ecophysiology Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Química Biológica, Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Emeritus Professor, Technical University of Lisbon. First chair of the Portuguese Committee of IGBP. Member of the Inter-Academy Council Study ‘Science and Technology for Improving Agriculture Productivity and Food Security in Africa'. Member of the Academia de Ciências de Lisboa. Associate Editor of Functional Plant Biology.

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