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.
Jennifer K. Wagner has accepted an appointment at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where she will conduct multidisciplinary research. She previously was a Research Associate at the University of Pennsylvania's Center for the Integration of Genetic Healthcare Technologies. In addition to her academic research, Jennifer is a licensed attorney practicing in Pennsylvania. She earned her JD from the University of North Carolina and her PhD in Anthropology from Penn State University.
Director of the McGill AIDS Centre and Professor of Medicine and of Microbiology at McGill University. Past President of the International AIDS Society and of the Canadian Association for HIV Research. Editor-in Chief of the Journal of the International AIDS Society and Editor of Retrovirology. Named a Chevalier de Légion d'honneur, 2008.
Recipient of the Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator Award (2011) and an ERC Advanced Grant (2011). Director of the European Workshop on Cell Death (EWCD) Charity.
Research Interests: To develop novel computational methods to analyze the fast increasing genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and other large-scale biological data, to identify new non-coding regulatory RNA genes in eucaryotic genomes, to decipher their transcription regulatory mechanisms and to construct non-coding RNA involved gene regulatory networks.
Professor and Deputy Director of the National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention in the Chinese Center for Disease Control. Member of the China Ministry of Health HIV/AIDS Experts Consultative Committee and on the steering committee of the Chinese Association of Epidemiology.
Yong Wang is Research Associate Professor at the Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science (AMSS), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). He is also a joint faculty member in the National Center for Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Sciences (NCMIS), Chinese Academy of Sciences. His current interest is in Optimization models and algorithms, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology.
Henry E. Wang, MD, MS, is Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine (Birmingham, Alabama, United States). Dr. Wang previously served as Emergency Medicine faculty at the University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania). Dr. Wang’s areas of scientific expertise include prehospital emergency care, paramedic airway management, therapeutic hypothermia, sepsis epidemiology and acute kidney injury.
Professor of Vascular Inflammation and Director of Graduate Studies at the William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine & Dentistry. Fellow of the American Heart Association. Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society. Fellow of the Society of Biology.
Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Manitoba and Research Fellow of the Mammal Research Institute, Department of Zoology and Entomology at the University of Pretoria. Academic editor of PLOS ONE and former Associate Editor of the Journal of Mammalogy.
Professor in the Division of Virology; Department of Infectious Diseases at St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital and holder of the Rose Marie Thomas Chair. Fellow of the Royal Society, London, and the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.
Professor of Microbiology at Cardiff University, School of Biosciences and Deputy Division Leader (Organisms & Environment).
Dr. Weiners laboratory is one of the founding laboratories in the field of DNA vaccines. His group focuses on novel approaches to improve the immune potency and utility of DNA approaches.
He is also an active teacher and trainer of graduate students and post doctoral fellows, as he chairs the Gene Therapy and Vaccines Graduate program at the University of Pennsylvania
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