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.
Professor of Microbiology and Head of the Department of Microbiology, University of Zürich, Switzerland.
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and Curator of Ornithology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology and Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University. President, Society for the Study of Evolution (2011-12); President, Society of Systematic Biologists (2007); President, American Genetic Association (2011). Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2009); American Academy of Arts & Sciences (2009).
Reader in Virology, Cambridge University. Head of Division of Virology, Cambridge University (2003-2010)
Professor and Head of the Evolutionary Ecology Department at the Institute of Ecology of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
Full Professor, University of California, Davis (Depts. of Medical Microbiology and Immunology and Evolution and Ecology) and Adjunct Scientist DOE Joint Genome Institute. Recipient of the Benjamin Franklin Award for Open Science, 2011. Chair of the Advisory Board for PLoS Biology. Elected Member of the American Academy of Microbiology.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics and evidence reviewer for the American Dental Association. Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Professor in Evolutionary Biology at the Evolutionary Biology Centre (EBC). Serves as Dean of Research at the Faculty of Science and Technology at Uppsala University. Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Current and past Editorial Boards of BMC Genomics, Biology Letters, Conservation Genetics, Journal of Molecular Evolution, Molecular Ecology and PLoS ONE.
Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Forest and Adjunct Professor at the University of Massachuestts; Editor-in-Chief of Ecological Monographs; Presidential Faculty Fellow (US National Science Foundation), Eminent Ecologist (Kellogg Biological Station), Distinguished Visiting Professor (University of Miami), Distinguished Ecologist (Michigan Technical University), Ledermann Lecturer in Natural History and Cosnervation Biology (University of Rhode Island), Fellow (Ecological Society of America)
Chris Elphick earned his PhD from the University of Nevada - Reno, for his work on the ecology and conservation of wetland birds in California's rice fields. More recently, he has worked on the population dynamics and management of several species of endangered waterbirds, and on the ecology and conservation of saltmarsh birds.
Associate Professor and Reader in Bioinformatics at Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine and Science and Director of the University of Nottingham Advanced Data Analysis Centre.
Research interests are in bioinformatics, comparative genomics and molecular evolution particularly in the fields of pathogen biology, epigenetics and neurobiology.
Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Center for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Queens University Belfast. Head of the Computational Biology and Machine Learning Laboratory.
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