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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.

Kenneth A. Jacobson

Ph.D. Chemistry, University of California, San Diego, currently: Chief, Laboratory of Bioorganic Chemistry and Molecular Recognition Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH. 2009 inductee in the Medicinal Chemistry Hall of Fame of the American Chemical Society.

George A. Jacoby

Lahey Clinic

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Retired head, Infectious Diseases Department, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805

Joseph Jankovic

Professor of Neurology; Distinguished Chair in Movement Disorders; Director of the Parkinson Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine. Past president of the international Movement Disorder Society. Recipient of the American Academy of Neurology Movement Disorders Research Award; Guthrie Family Humanitarian Award; Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Distinguished Service Award, and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the national Tourette Syndrome Association.

Kurt A. Jellinger

Institute of Clinical Neurobiology

Professor of Neurology and Neuropathology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria, and head of the Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Vienna, Austria. Past president of the Austrian Society of Neurology, honorary member of the Austrian Alzheimer Society, Austrian Society of Neurology, German Society for Neuropathology, etc. Past or present board member of 42 journals.

Ji Hoon Jeong

Associated professor in college of medicine, Chung-Ang university.

Paul C Jepson

The Director of the Integrated Plant Protection Center at Oregon State University and Professor in the Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, State IPM Coordinator for Oregon and Associate Director of the Western IPM Center. Leads an international research and extension program in agriculture, leading to a sustainable intensification of production that contributes to food security.

Malcolm Jobling

Professor of Fish Biology and Aquaculture. Authored and edited books on fish biology, physiology and nutrition, and aquaculture, and serving editorial board member for fisheries and aquaculture journals. Formerly, member of EUCost, ICES and academic society steering committees.

Stephen J Johnson

Research Associate in the Tertiary Oil Recovery Program, University of Kansas. Academic Editor for PLOS ONE and PeerJ. Member of the Society of Biology, Society of Petroleum Engineers and Society for General Microbiology.

Blake W Johnson

Dr Blake W Johnson is Associate Professor of Cognitive Science and Director of Research in Hearing and Cognition at Macquarie University. Dr Johnson's research uses functional neuroimaging techniques, particularly magnetoencephalography (MEG) to investigate the neural bases of cognition and its disorders. His current work examines auditory and cognitive brain function in children using a novel paediatric MEG instrument customised to fit the smaller heads of preschool-aged children.

Magnus L Johnson

I am a diving marine biologist with eclectic interests including crustacean biology and fisheries, fisheries management generally, krill swimming behaviour, cleaner fish, diver interactions with reefs and the eyes of shrimps. I work in the Centre for Environmental and Marine Sciences at the University of Hull. We have about 150 undergraduates and 12 or so postgraduate students. I am a member of the UK Scientific Diving Supervisory Committee.

David W Johnston

Dave Johnston is a biological oceanographer and marine conservation ecologist whose research focuses on the habitat needs of marine vertebrates in relation to pressing conservation issues.

Christopher J. Jolly

Head of the DNA Repair Group, Centenary Institute, Sydney, Australia. We investigate the role of cell cycle in AID-induced DNA damage and repair, hoping to understand the factors that determine faithful versus mutagenic repair.

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