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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.

Guo-Qiang Chen

Professor, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing. Over 23 issued patents and 30 pending patents.

Stacey S. Cherny

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Principal Investigator at The State Key Laboratory for Brain and Cognitive Sciences of the University of Hong Kong.

Luis M Chiappe

Vice President for Research and Collections, and Director of the Dinosaur Institute, at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Adjunct Professor of the University of Southern California. Research Fellow of the Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences. J. S. Guggenheim Fellow and recipient of the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award of the Humboldt Foundation.

Wei-Chun Chin

Associate Professor, Bioengineering, University of California, Merced.

Christos Chinopoulos

Tenured Adjunct Professor at the Department of Medical Biochemistry, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary since 2010. Research Associate at the Department of Anesthesiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA during 2004. Academic Fellow at the Department of Anesthesiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA during 2002-2003. Primary field of interest: Bioenergetics, Mitochondriology.

Ludmila Chistoserdova

Senior Scientist at the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, USA. Member of editorial boards of a number of journals publishing research in microbial physiology and microbial ecology.

Doil Choi

Professor of Department of Plant Science and Director of Plant Genomics and Breeding Institute of Seoul National University, Korea

Piotr Chomczynski

Founder, Molecular Research Center, Inc. (MRC). Inventor of the single-step method of RNA isolation. Active in Science to Business projects.

Kuo-Chen Chou

Chief scientist of Gordon Life Science Institute and Advisory Professor of several Universities.

Paul Christakopoulos

Chaired Professor in Chemical and Biochemical Process Engineering, Lulea University of Technology, Associate Editor of World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. Awarded an EU Marie Curie fellowship.

Nils Christophersen

Professor at the Department of informatics, University of Oslo. Heading the Computational Life Science initiative (CLSi) at the University of Oslo where the aim is to strengthen interdisciplinary research, teaching, and service.

George P. Chrousos

Prof. George P Chrousos is internationally recognized for his research on the glucocorticoid signaling system of the cell, on the diseases of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, and on the physiological and molecular mechanisms of stress. He is one of the 250 most cited scientists internationally (ISI highly cited) included not only in the list of Clinical Medicine, but also in that of Biology and Biochemistry, and the highest cited clinical endocrinologist and pediatrician in the world.

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