Advisory Board and Editors Virology

Zandrea Ambrose

Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Graduate Program in Molecular Virology and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Co-Director of the Imaging Core of the Pittsburgh Center for HIV Protein Interactions.

Kimberly A Bishop-Lilly

Deputy Head of Genomics Department at Naval Medical Research Center, Biological Defense Research Directorate; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Emerging Infectious Diseases at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; Henry M. Jackson Foundation contractor

Bettina Böttcher

Personal Chair in Electron Microscopy and Image Processing, of Biological Complexes, at the University of Edinburgh

Sheila M. Bowyer

Senior Lecturer for the Department of Medical Virology, blood borne virus division, at the University of Pretoria and Senior Medical Scientist for the National Health Laboratory System, Tshwane Academic Division. Responsibilities involve teaching and training, research and the provision of a viral diagnostic service to the public and private sector.

Jeremy A. Bruenn

Ph.D. University of California at Berkeley 1970. Professor, Dept. Biological Sciences, SUNY/Buffalo, 1987-present
Senior Scientist, Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, 1999-2002. International Committee on the Taxonomy of Viruses 1986-present

Michael J. Buchmeier

Professor of Medicine and Biology at The University of California, Irvine. Formerly Professor, Division of Virology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA. Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Currently Associate Director of the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence for Emerging Diseases.

Sarah J Butcher

Sarah Butcher did her PhD in EMBL Heidelberg, mentored by Stephen Fuller and Helen Saibil, she carried out postdoctoral training in the MRC Virology Unit in Glasgow, before moving to Helsinki University where she is currently Programme Director of the Structural Biology and Biophysics Programme, Institute of Biotechnology, Head of Instruct-FI National Affiliate Center, Finland & Head of National cryoEM facility. She works on macromolecular structure and assembly, especially of viruses.

Edward A. Clark

Professor, Microbiology and Immunology; Adjunct Professor, Medicine, University of Washington. Helped found two Seattle Biotech companies.

Irit Davidson

Senior Researcher (A+, Full Prof. Eq.). Her research focuses on avian oncogenic & immunosuppressive viruses, ILTV, avian poxvirus, avian flavivirus TMEV, and LP AIV H9N2 research; regarding molecular integrations of retroviruses in DNA virus genomes (herpesvirus and poxvirus) in vivo, native epitopes and viruses in feathers and altered biology in multiple infections. ID activities include 144 publications, Natl. and Intl. Awards (AAAP and WPSA), Natl. and Intl. Committees and Editorial Boards.

Nicola Decaro

Professor of Infectious Diseases of Animals and Director of the Post-graduate School of Infectious Diseases at the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Italy.

Michael Diamond

Professor of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, Pathology & Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine (USA) and the Co-Director of the Midwest Regional Center for Excellence in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Disease Research.