Editorial Working Groups

Science Advances editors oversee the review process of submitted manuscripts and are selected from an international pool of researchers with high levels of achievement and recognition in their fields. Our editors not only have stellar reputations in their disciplines, but also have acknowledged breadth in recognizing and promoting interdisciplinary collaborations.

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Holden Thorp, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Science journals
AAAS

 

 

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Ali Shilatifard, PhD
Editor, Science Advances
(Also Deputy Editor working with Dorsett Group Associate Editors. Handles manuscripts in the areas of transcription biology, epigenetics, and cancer)
ali.shilatifard(at)aaas.org
 

 

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Laura Remis
Managing Editor
lremis(at)aaas.org

 

 

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Philip Yeagle, PhD
Senior Deputy Editor, see below, and Scientific Integrity Officer
philip.yeagle(at)aaas.org

 

 


Biomedicine and Life Science

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Janelle Ayres, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor and Laboratory Head, Salk Institute
Host-microbe interactions, host-pathogen interactions, microbiome, innate immunity, disease tolerance, sickness behaviors, whole organismal metabolism, gut immunity, physiology, neuro-immunology, neuro-inflammation, neuro-metabolism, immunometabolism
jayres(at)salk.edu

 

Andreas J. Bäumler, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor and Vice Chair of Research, University of California, Davis
Salmonella, Citrobacter, Yersinia, Escherichia, innate immunity, gut microbiota

Thomas Burris, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Washington University and St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Nuclear receptors, drug discovery, metabolic disease, inflammation, cardiovascular disease, muscle

Suzanne Devkota, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor, Cedars-Sinai
Inflammatory bowel disease, microbiota, microbiome, gut microbiome

Eric Freed, PhD, Associate Editor
Director, NIH/NCI
HIV, retrovirus, virus assembly, host-virus interactions, virus replication, antivirals

Jongyoon Han, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Electrical and Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Microfluidics, bioengineering, separation, electrokinetics,ion transport, bioMEMS

Reuben S. Harris, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Biophysics
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
APOBEC, innate immunity, molecular virology, cancer molecular biology, mutation mechanisms, DNA and RNA editing mechanisms, DNA repair

Christophe Herman, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
Epigenetic inheritance, phenotypic variability, transcription and translation errors, DNA replication and repair, mutagenesis, gene regulation, stress response, bacterial proteolysis

Kondwani Jambo, PhD, Associate Editor
Member, Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme
Mucosal immunology, T cell biology, experimental human challenge models and flow cytometry

Robin C. May, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Microbiology and Infection, University of Birmingham
Cryptococcus, fungal pathogens, phagocytosis, host-pathogen interactions, macrophage, biology, innate immunity

Penelope A. Morel, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Immunology and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Immunology, autoimmunity, T cell immunology, dendritic cells, TCR signaling, cytokines, cancer immunotherapy, vaccine development mathematical modeling of Immune Responses, innate immunity

Alex Shalek, PhD, Associate Editor
Pfizer-Laubach Career Development Asst. Professor, Institute for Medical Engineering & Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Single-cell genomics, technology development, systems-biology, immunology, computational biology, infectious disease

Photini Sinnis, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Malaria, sporozoites, mosquito transmission, liver stages, Plasmodium

Victor Torres, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, NYU School of Medicine
Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA, CA-MRSA, toxin, infection, phagocytes

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Navdeep S. Chandel, PhD, Deputy Editor
David W. Cugell Professor of Medicine & Cell Biology, Northwestern University
Mitochondria, cancer metabolism, immunometabolism, ROS, hypoxia

 

Russell A. DeBose-Boyd, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Lipid metabolism; vesicular trafficking; ER-associated degradation; ER stress;

Mark Febbraio, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University
Cell metabolism, metabolic disease, type 2 diabetes, exercise metabolism

Russell Jones, PhD, Associate Editor
Chair and Professor, Van Andel Institute
Immunometabolism, cancer metabolism, tumor immunology, metabolomics, diet-genetic interactions in immunology and cancer

Clara Peek, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
Circadian rhythm, metabolism, skeletal muscle, transcription, hypoxia, stem cell

Katerina Politi, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Yale University
Cancer biology, oncogenes, cancer drug resistance, targeted therapies, tumor progression

Gerald Shadel, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Mitochondria mechanisms, mtDNA, Mitochondria disease, aging and immunity

Reuben Shaw, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
AMPK, mTOR, LKB1, TFEB, mitochondrial stress, cancer metabolism

Kathryn E. Wellen, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Metabolism, cancer, obesity, metabolic regulation of epigenetics

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Dale Dorsett, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, Edward A. Doisy Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Cohesin, transcriptional enhancers, transcriptional insulators, transcription, polycomb complexes, epigenetics, genetics, genomics, developmental biology

 

Vadim Backman, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University
Biophotonics, nanoscale imaging, physical biology of gene expression regulation, optical and molecular technologies for cancer diagnosis and therapeutics, biophysics of cellular nanostructure

Giacomo Cavalli, PhD, Associate Editor
Research Director, Institute of Human Genetics
3D genome organization, physical- or topologically associated- domains (TADs), chromosome territories, PcG and trxG proteins

Lélia Y. Delamarre, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Scientist, Cancer Immunology Department, Genentech
Cancer immunology, vaccine, dendritic cells, T-cell immunity, innate immunity

Luciano Di Croce, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Stem Cell, Gene Regulation and Cancer, Center for Genomic Regulation
Gene regulation, chromatin organizations, epigenetics, stem cells

Wade Harper, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard University
Ubiquitin, autophagy, protein interactions, protein phosphorylation, proteomics

Guillermo Oliver, PhD, Associate Editor
Director, Northwestern University Center for Vascular & Developmental Biology
Mammalian developmental biology, embryogenesis, cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating organ formation, stem-cells derived organoids, vasculogenesis, lymphatic biology

Julie A. Phillippi, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh
Vascular biology, extracellular matrix, free radical biology, cardiovascular disease, regenerative medicine/tissue engineering, stem/progenitor cells

Michael Rauchman, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Washington University, St.Louis
Embryonic organ formation, kidney development and disease, tissue regeneration, chromatin remodeling complexes

Ray R. Rezaie, PhD, Associate Editor
Member of Cardiovascular Biology Research Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Coagulation, inflammation, thrombosis, hemostasis, vascular biology, coagulation proteases, anticoagulant pathways, serine protease inhibitors, protease-activated receptors, signaling

Neal J. Sondheimer, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Toronto
Mitochondrial genetics, mitochondrial disease, transcriptional regulation, rare disease, genomics

Vinay Tergaonkar, PhD, Associate Editor
Research Director, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
Signalling, NFkB, Cancer, Telomerase

Feng Yue, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Computational biology, 3D genome organization, epigenomics, genomics

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Omolola Eniola-Adefeso, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Vascular-targeted drug delivery, nanoparticles, cellular engineering, cell adhesion, immunoengineering, inflammation

 

Sunitha Nagrath, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Michigan
Microfuidic technologies, lab on a chim system, circulating tumor cells, biomarkers, exosomes

Angela K. Pannier, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Nonviral gene delivery, stem cell engineering, DNA vaccines, tissue engineering for modeling

Cynthia Reinhart-King, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Vanderbilt University
Mechanobiology, cellular engineering, engineered disease models, cell-biomaterial interactions, metastasis, angiogenesis

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Douglas Green, PhD, Deputy Editor
Peter C. Doherty Endowed Chair of Immunology Department and Cancer Biology Program Co-Leader, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Immunology, cancer, biology
douglas.green(at)stjude.org

 

Hongbo Chi, PhD, Associate Editor
Member and Robert Webster Endowed Chair, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Immunometabolism, T cell biology, dendritic cell biology, signaling, systems immunology

Stephen Hedrick, PhD, Associate Editor
Staff Professor, University of California, San Diego
Adaptive immunity, immune evolution, vaccines

Xiaoyu Hu, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Tsinghua University
Macrophage, transcription, immunometabolism, intestinal epithelium

Lydia Lynch, PhD, Associate Editor
Principle Investigator, Harvard/Trinity Colleg Dublin
Innate immunity, immunometabolism, obesity, adipose tissue, innate T cells

Gabriel Rabinovich, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Tumor immunology, cancer, immune escape, glycoimmunology, autoimmunity, lectins, glycans

Jeff Rathmell, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
T cell, metabolism, cancer, inflammation, autoimmunity

Feng Shao, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, National Institute of Biological Sciences, Beijing
Pyroptosis, inflammasome, pattern recognition, lymphocyte cytotoxicity, innate immunity, immunogenic cell death

Paul Thomas, PhD, Associate Editor
Member, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Immunology, influenza, T cell memory, T cell responses, cancer

Matthias von Herrath, MD, Associate Editor
Vice President, Global Chief Medical Office, Novonordisk
Diabetes, autoimmune diseases, Immune therapies, antigenic tolerance, biomarkers, clinical trials, translation

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Elizabeth Haswell, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
Mechanobiology, plant biology, ion channel physiology
ehaswell@wustl.edu

 

Lisa Ainsworth, PhD, Associate Editor
Principle Investigator, USDA ARS
Plant physiological and molecular responses to global change, photosynthesis and carbohydrate metabolism

Thorsten Hamann, PhD, Associate Editor
Head of Department, Norwegian University for Science and Technology
Plant cell wall metabolism, cell wall signaling, plant-pathogen interaction

Elizabeth Kellogg, PhD, Associate Editor
Principal Investigator, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Phylogenetics, plant development genetics, comparative genomics, cereal crops

Sarah O'Connor, PhD, Associate Editor
Director, Max-Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
Chemical ecology, medicinal and anti-cancer properties of plants, plant chemistry, plant metabolism and biosynthesis

Keiko Sugimoto, PhD, Associate Editor
Team Leader, RIKEN
Cell proliferation, cell differentiation, cell reprogramming, organ growth, regeneration, plant hormones

Doris Wagner, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Developmental biology, epigenetics, transcription, reprogramming, genomics

Xuehua Zhong, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Plant epigenetics, DNA methylation, histone modification, gene regulation

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Ricky Johnstone, PhD, FAHMS, Deputy Editor
Executive Director Cancer Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Head, The Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, The University of Melbourne.
Cancer, epigenetics, tumor immunology
ricky.johnstone(at)petermac.org

 

Robert Bristow, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
Research Domain Director, The University of Manchester
Tumour hypoxia, DNA damage signalling and DNA repair in tumours, and the genomics of prostate cancer progression and cancer treatment response

Mark Dawson, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Epigenetics, transcription, leukaemia, haematopoieis, epigenetic therapies

Sheng Li, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, The Jackson Laboratory
Cancer, tumors, computational biology, bioinformatics, genetics and genomics

Ari Melnick, MD, Associate Editor
Gebroe Family Professor of Hematology/Oncology, Weill Cornell Medicine
Cancer epigenetics, B-cell lymphoma, lymphomagenesis,EZH2 inhibitors, MALT1 inhibitor, SIRT3

Tony Tiganis, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Monash University and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Protein tyrosine phosphatases, cellular signaling, obesity, metabolism, immunology, cancer

Lu Wang, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Northwestern University
Cancer, epigenetics

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Alexandra Joyner, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, Sloan Kettering Institute
Developmental biology, organogenesis, stem cell biology, brain development, regeneration
joynera(at)mskcc.org

 

Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Sloan Kettering Institute
Mammalian development, stem cells, pluripotency, blastocyst, gastrulation, live imaging

Songhai Shi, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Sloan Kettering Institute
Neural progenitor cells, neurogenesis, neural fate specification, circuit assembly, cortical development

Lori Sussel, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Colorado, Medical Campus
Pancreas development, islet biology, diabetes, transcriptional regulation, long non-coding RNAs

Miguel Torres, PhD, Associate Editor
Group Leader, Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research
Cardiovascular development, limb development, pattern formation, cell lineage specification

Jessica Treisman, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, NYU School of Medicine
Drosophila, development, visual system, imaginal disc, signaling, synapse

Pierre Vanderhaeghen, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, VIB-KU Leuven
Developmental neurobiology, stem cells, cerebral cortex, neural circuit development, neurogenesis, brain evolution

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Ross Levine, MD, Deputy Editor
Chair, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Leukemia, stem cells, epigenetics, signaling, cancer biology, kinases
Leviner@mskcc.org

 

Paul Bollyky, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Stanford University
Infectious diseases, bacteriophages, immunology, host-pathogen, biofilms, matrix biology

Anna Greka, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School; Associate Physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital; Program Lead at Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Cell biology, membrane proteins, protein quality control, trafficking, kidney/cardiovascular, metabolic diseases

Tobias Hohl, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
Chief Attending, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Bacterial, viral, parasitic, fungal infections

Pradeep Natarajan, MD, MMSc (PI), Associate Editor
Director of Preventive Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Human genetics and genomics, atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease, lipids, clonal hematopoiesis, digital health

Benjamin Singer, MD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University
Lung inflammation/immunobiology/injury, DNA methylation, gene expression, critical care medicine, respiratory failure, acute respiratory distress syndrome

Eliezer Van Allen, MD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Harvard Medical School
Cancer genomics, prostate cancer, genitourinary cancers, cancer immunogenomics, resistance, precision oncology

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Geeta Narlikar, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco
Chromatin, enzymology, biophysics, phase-separation, molecular motors
geeta.narlikar@ucsf.edu

 

Laura Banaszynski, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, UT Southwestern
Chromatin biology, developmental gene regulation, histone variants, stem cells

Ben Black, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Chromosomes, centromeres, kinetochores, nucleosomes, hydrogen/deuterium exchange

David Cortez, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Vanderbilt University
DNA repair, DNA damage response, DNA replication

Jonathan Dennis, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Florida State University
Nucleosome, chromatin structure, cancer epigenetics

Dan Herschlag, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Stanford University
RNA folding and interactions, enzymes, evolution

Rick Russell, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Texas, Austin
RNA folding, RNA helicases, DEAD-box helicases, RNA structure, G-quadruplex

Toshio Tsukiyama, PhD, Associate Editor
Member,Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Chromatin, nucleosome, transcription, DNA replication, quiescence

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Nicholas Peppas, ScD, Deputy Editor
Professor & Director of the Institute for Biomaterials, Drug Delivery, and Regenerative Medicine, University of Texas at Austin
Biomaterials; nanomedicine; drug delivery; advanced materials, polymers, and nanotechnology; cellular and biomolecular engineering; computational biomedical engineering and biotechnology

 

Guillermo Ameer, ScD, Associate Editor
Professor, Northwestern University
Regenerative engineering, wound healing, biomaterials

Danielle Benoit, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Rochester
Therapeutic biomaterials, drug delivery, engineered extracellular matrices, regenerative medicine

Noemí Csaba, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Center for Research in Molecular Medicine and Chronic Diseases / School of Pharmacy, University of Santiago de Compostela
Biomaterials, drug delivery, controlled release, nanomedicine, transmucosal delivery

Laura M. Ensign, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Nanomedicine, drug delivery, biodegradable materials, ocular drug delivery

Jordan J. Green, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Bioengineering, biomaterials, drug delivery, nanobiotechnology, immunoengineering, gene therapy

Brendan Harley, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Biomaterials, musculoskeletal regeneration, cancer tissue engineering, stem cells

Elizabeth Lipke, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Auburn University
Tissue engineering, cardiac regeneration, stem cells, engineered cancer models, therapeutic cell production, and biomaterials

Helen Lu, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Columbia University
Biomaterials, biointerface, composites, tissue engineering, regenerative engineering, orthopedic and dental

Balaji Narasimhan, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Iowa State University
Biomaterials, nanovaccines, nanomedicine, drug and vaccine delivery

Eleftherios Terry Papoutsakis, PhD, Associate Editor
Unidel Eugene DuPont Chair Professor, University of Delaware
Extracellular vesicles, biomanufacturing, cell therapy, metabolic engineering, cell engineering, stem cell biotechnology

Johnna S. Temenoff, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
Hydrogel, drug delivery, tendon, muscle, cartilage, bone

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Philip Yeagle, PhD, Senior Deputy Editor
Professor, University of Connecticut
Cell membrane structure, membrane functions, lipids, membrane proteins, cholesterol
philip.yeagle(at)aaas.org

 

Craig Cameron, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor and Chair, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Antiviral nucleotides, RNA viruses, genome replication, mitochondrial transcription, polymerases, dynamics-function relationships

Vadim Cherezov, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Chemistry, University of Southern California
Membrane proteins, G protein-coupled receptors, structural biology, X-ray crystallography, Cryo-electron microscopy, time-resolved crystallography

Ranajeet Ghose, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, The City College of New York
Eukaryotic and prokaryotic protein kinases, structural biology, NMR spectroscopy, protein dynamics

Sarah C. Heilshorn, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University
Biomaterials, tissue engineering, protein engineering, biomaterials, gels, regenerative medicine

Erika Holzbaur, PhD, Associate Editor
William Maul Measey Professor of Physiology at Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Molecular motors, cytoskeleton, trafficking, autophagy, mitophagy, neurodegeneration

Trudy G. Morrison, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Microbiology and Physiological Systems
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Virology, RNA viruses, membrane fusion, vaccines, virus receptors, virus assembly, antibody responses to viruses

Rebecca Page, PhD, Associate Editor
Donna B. Cosulich Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Arizona
Signal transduction, phosphatases, kinases, toxins, X-ray crystallography, NMR spectroscopy

Susan Schroeder, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Oklahoma
Biophysical chemistry, structural biology, RNA biophysics, RNA structure prediction, RNA thermodynamics, viral RNA

Daniel A. Starr, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis
Cell biology, developmental biology, nucleus, cytoskeleton, organelles, C. elegans

Carolyn Teschke, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor and Associate Department Head, University of Connecticut
Protein biochemistry and biophysics, virus structure and assembly, dsDNA viruses, bacteriophages, bacterial protein secretion, protein folding and assembly


Neuroscience

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Todd Hare, PhD, Interim Deputy Editor
Professor, University of Zurich
Cognitive neuroscience, neuroeconomics, neuroimaging

 

Sylvain Baillet, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, McGill University
Brain imaging, electrophysiology, neural dynamics, brain systems

Dario Farina, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Imperial College London
Neuroprostheses, motor control, neurorehabilitation, motor neuron, biosignal processing, electromyography

Alex Fornito, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Monash University
Neuropsychology, magnetic resonance imaging techniques, brain connectivity, genetic basis of brain organization, schizophrenia, neural networks

Kevin S. LaBar, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University
Cognitive neuroscience, affective science, social neuroscience, psychology, clinical neuroscience, brain imaging, learning and memory, psychophysiology

Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Heidelberg University
Psychiatry, neuroimaging, social cognition, schizophrenia, depression, autism

Jon Simons, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Cambridge
Human cognitive neuroscience, memory, fMRI, neuropsychology, brain stimulation, aging

Heleen Slagter, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Cognitive neuroscience, attention, working memory, consciousness, EEG, fMRI

Li-Hai Tan, PhD, Associate Editor
Director and Principal Investigator, Shenzhen Institute of Neuroscience
Neuroscience, genetics, behavior, receptors, olfaction, psychophysics

Robert Whelan, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Trinity College Dublin
Cognitive neuroscience, functional MRI, electroencephalography, addiction, ADHD, machine learning (neuroimaging)

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D. James Surmeier, PhD, Deputy Editor (Life Sciences)
Nathan Smith Davis Professor of Physiology, Northwestern University
Neuroscience, Parkinson's disease, movement disorders, schizophrenia, physiology, molecular biology

 

Ernest Arenas, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Kirolinska Institute
Midbrain stem cell behavior, dopaminergic neourogenesis, Wnts, signaling pathways, Wnt/PCP signaling, neouron development

Guojun Bu, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Mayo Clinic
Alzheimer's disease, Apolipoprotein E, Microglia, Cerebrovasculatrure, LDL receptors, endocytic trafficking

Mark Cookson, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Investigator, National Institutes of Health
Parkinson's disease, genetics, cell biology, kinase

Li Gan, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Weill Cornell School of Medicine
Neuroscience, Alzheimer's disease, microglia, neuroinflammation, stem cells

Glenda Halliday, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Research Fellow, University of Sydney
Genetic processes, Dementia, Nervous system diseases

Peter Kalivas, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina
Addiction, astroglia, synaptic plasticity, psychiatric disorders, extracellular matrix

Baljit S. Khakh, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles
Astrocytes, glia, microglia, ATP signaling

Jorge Palop, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Gladstone Institutes & University of California, San Francisco
Alzheimer's disease (AD), oscillatory rhythms, behavior, inhibitory (GABAergic) interneurons, network hypersynchrony, circuit functions

Akira Sawa, MD, Associate Editor
Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Clinical psychiatry, schizophrenia, mood disorder, molecular neuroscience, social brain, adolescent brain maturation

Gordon Shepherd, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Motor cortex, somatosensory, pyramidal, corticospinal, thalamocortical, corticocortical

Koji Yamanaka, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Nagoya University, Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
Neurodegenerative disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, neuroinflammation

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Leslie B. Vosshall, PhD, Deputy Editor (Life Sciences)
Robin Chemers Neustein Professor, The Rockefeller University
Neuroscience, genetics, behavior, receptors, olfaction, psychophysics

 

 

Nicola Allen, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Astrocyte, glia, synaptogenesis, astrocyte-synapse interaction, neural development

Frank Bosmans, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Voltage-gated sodium channel, potassium channel, animal toxin, sensory perception

Bonnie Firestein, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Rutgers University
Dendrite branching, schizophrenia, stroke, traumatic brain injury, synaptic plasticity, learning & memory

Julie Haas, PhD, Associate Editor
Assoicate Professor, Lehigh University
Computational neuroscience, neurophysiology

Takaki Komiyama, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, San Diego
Systems neuroscience, learning, motor system, sensory system, decision making

David Margolis, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor, Rutgers University
Neural circuit activity, plasticity, cortical neurons, in vivo imaging, learning, sensorimotor behavior

Dragana Rogulja, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor, Harvard Medical School
Sleep, circadian rhythms, motivation


Social and Interdisciplinary Science

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Mark Aldenderfer, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, University of California, Merced
Archaeology, anthropology, paleoanthropology, paleoclimate studies (Holocene)

 

Scott G. Ortman, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder
Archaeology, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology, complex systems, coupled natural-human systems, linguistics

David Raichlen, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Southern California
Human evolution, human biology, physical activity, biomechanics

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Aaron Clauset, PhD, Deputy Editor
Associate Professor of Computer Science, University of Colorado Boulder
Network science, computer science, data science, machine learning, computational social science, and systems biology
aaron.clauset(att)aaas.org

 

Austin R. Benson, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Cornell University
Network science, data science, machine learning, computational social science, scientific computing

Maciej Boni, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Penn State Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences
Human influenza epidemiology and evolution, malaria treatment strategives through micropopulation models, economic epidemiology, mathematical models

Jana Diesner, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Social computing & computational social science, human-centered data science, network analysis, natural language processing, machine learning, responsible computing

Barbara Hammer, PhD, Associate Editor
Chair, Machine Learning Group at Bielefeld University
Machine learning, ethical AI, explainable AI, big data, visualization, clustering

Renaud Lambiotte, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor of Networks and Nonlinear Systems, University of Oxford
Complex networks, complex systems

Joel Miller, PhD, Associate Editor
La Trobe University
Infectious disease transmission, dynamic processes in networks, contact networks, information theory, disease spread

Peter J. Mucha, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Dartmouth College
Applied mathematics, networks, complex systems, data science

Emma S. Spiro, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, University of Washington
Sociology, social networks, computational social science, crisis informatics

Rebecca Steorts, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Duke University
Entity resolution, record linkage, Bayesian methods, machine learning, privacy, scalable computing

Tian Zheng, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Columbia University
Statistics, machine learning, data science, network analysis, bioinformatics, spatiotemporal modeling

Graham Colditz

Graham Colditz, DrPH, MD, MPH, Deputy Editor
Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
Precision prevention, population health and policy, disease dynamics, community health, environmental health policy, biological pathways for disparities

 

Monica L. Baskin, Ph.D, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Alabama-Birmingham and Associate Director for Community Outreach & Engagement at O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center
Health disparities, community-engaged research, cancer prevention, minority health

Ana Diez Roux, MD, Ph.D, MPH, Associate Editor
Dana & David Dornsife Dean and Distinguished University Professor of Epidemiology at Dornsife School of Public Health, as well as Director of the Drexel Urban Health Collaborative
Health disparities, community-engaged research, cancer prevention, minority health

Sandro Galea, MD, MPH, DrPH, Associate Editor
Dean, School of Public Health and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University
Social causes of health, mental health, trauma

Colleen McBride, PhD, Associate Editor
Grace Crum Rollins Chair of Behaviorial Sciences and Health Education at Rollins School of Public Health and Associate Director for Community Outreach and Engagement at Winship Cancer Institute
Health promotion, interventions, genomics, health disparities, dissemination

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Jennifer Earl, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, University of Arizona
Sociology, law and society, computational social sciences

Jennie Brand, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Social stratification, sociology of education, quantitative research

Maria Charles, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
Gender, inequality, cross-national comparative analysis

Bryan L. Sykes, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of California, Irvine
Demography, Criminology, social inequality, population health, research methods

Kristin Turney, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Irvine
Social inequality, family, population health, incarceration and punishment, child wellbeing

 

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Jonathan N. Katz, PhD, Deputy Editor
Kay Sugahara Professor of Social Sciences and Statistics, California Institute of Technology
Business, economics and management, political science, political economy, statistical methodology
jonathan.katz(at)aaas.org

 

Giorgio Coricelli, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Southern California
Neuroeconomics, experimental economics, game theory

Diane Ebert-May, PhD, Associate Editor
University Distinguished Professor of Plant Biology, Michigan State University
Discipline-based education research (STEM)

Susann Fiedler, PhD, Associate Editor
Head of Research Group, Max Planck Institute
Altruism, cheating, process tracing, cooperation, eye-tracking

Jens Hainmueller, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Standford University
Statistical methods, causal inference, immigration, and political economy

Cendri Hutcherson, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Decision-making, self-control, morality, social and affective neuroscience, computational modeling, fMRI

Rocio Titiunik, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Princeton University
Quantitative methodology, nonexperimental methods, political science, political economy

Joachim F. von Braun, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Economic and Technological Change, University of Bonn
Economic development, trade, agriculture, nutrition, food system, innovation, science policy


Earth, Environmental, Ecological, and Space Science

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John C. Fyfe, PhD, Deputy Editor
Senior Research Scientist, Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis
Climate variability and change, atmospheric and oceanic dynamics, polar variability and change, climate modeling and analysis

 

Erich Fischer, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Scientist and Lecturer, ETH Zurich
Weather and climate extremes, climate variability and change, climate modeling, atmospheric dynamics

Shang-Ping Xie, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, San Diego
Climate, atmospheric science, physical oceanography, climate modeling, monsoons, WES

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Kip V. Hodges, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University
Astronomy, astrophysics, atmospheric science, climate science, geology, ocean science, planetary science and associated engineering disciplines
kip.hodges(at)aaas.org

 

Jonathan Abbatt, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Toronto
Atmospheric chemistry, clouds and aerosol particles, indoor chemistry, environmental multiphase chemistry

Paul R. Bierman, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Geology and Natural Resources, University of Vermont
Geomorphology, surface process, human-induced landscape change, cosmogenic isotopes, erosion, geology

Gabriel Bowen, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Utah
Paleoclimatology, stable isotope geochemistry, ecology, forensic science, hydrology

Noelle Eckley Selin, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sustainability science, air pollution, atmospheric chemistry, science-policy interactions

Kevin P. Furlong, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Geoscience, Penn State University
Plate tectonics, lithospheric geodynamics, earthquake science, thermal geophysics, basin evolution, natural hazards, orogenic systems

Glenn A. Gaetani, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Scientist of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Experimental petrology and geochemistry, magmatic Processes, biogenic Carbonates

Jim Gaherty, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Northern Arizona University
Seismology, geophysics, tectonics

Rachel L. P. Klima, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Staff Scientist of Planetary Exploration, Johns Hopkins University
Infrared spectroscopy, planetary geology, petrology, mineralogy, planetary missions

David W. Lea, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Earth Science, University of California, Santa Barbara
Paleoclimatology, climate change, geochemistry, climate policy, paleoceanography, carbon cycle

Cin-Ty A. Lee, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Earth Science, Rice University
Igneous petrology, metamorphic petrology, volcanology, geodynamics, planetary geology, geochemistry, mineralogy, ore geology, Earth history, long-term climate

Jack J. Middelburg, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Earth Science, Utrecht University
Biochemistry, chemical oceanography, paleoceanography, limnology, food webs, system ecology, sediments

Wendy R. Panero, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor of Earth Sciences, Ohio State University
Geophysics, mineral physics, planetary science, density functional theory, geochemistry, exoplanets

Lynnae Quick, PhD, Associate Editor
Researcher, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Planetary volcanism, icy moons, dwarf planets, Europac cryovolcanism Venus; terrestrial exoplanets

Evan Scannapieco, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Arizona State University
Galaxy evolution, cosmology, supernovae, the first stars, astrophysical turbulence, numerical astrophysics

Blair Schoene, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Geosciences, Princeton University
Petrology, tectonics, geochronology, isotope geochemistry, Earth history

Paul Wennberg, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, California Institute of Technology
Atmospheric composition, atmospheric chemistry, carbon cycle science

Ellen Wohl, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Colorado State University
Geomorphology, fluvial geomorphology, physical-biotic interactions in rivers, carbon storage in rivers and floodplains

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Jeremy Jackson, PhD, Deputy Editor (Earth & Environmental Sciences)
Senior Scientist Emeritus, Smithsonian Institution
Marine ecology, paleobiology, conservation science 
jeremybcjackson(at)gmail.com

 

 

Kwasi Appeaning Addo, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Ghana
Coastal erosion, shoreline change modeling

Barbara A. Block, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Marine Sciences, Stanford University
Animal physiology, physiological ecology, marine biology, biologging, biological oceanography

Robert B. Dunbar, PhD, Associate Editor
W. M. Keck Professor of Earth System Science, Stanford University
Oceanography, climate science, biogeochemistry, marine ecology, marine geology, glaciology

Douglas Erwin, PhD, Associate Editor
Curator of Paleozoic Invertebrates, Smithsonian Institution
Paleobiology, evolutionary transitions, evolutionary innovation, developmental invention, climate change, evolution

Mark E. Hay, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
Consumer-prey and plant-animal interactions, marine ecology, chemical ecology, coral reefs, coastal ecology

Fumio Inagaki, PhD, Associate Editor
Director, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Geomicrobiology, microbial ecology, environmental microbiology, biogeochemistry, astrobiology, deep biosphere, extremophiles, ocean drilling science

Jennifer Jacquet, PhD, Associate Editor
Asst. Professor of Environmental Studies, New York University
Social science of fisheries, climate change, and the wildlife trade, public goods experiments, tragedy of the commons

Raphael M. Kudela, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Ocean Sciences, University of Santa Cruz
Oceanography, phytoplankton ecology, remote sensing, coastal ecosystems, bio-optics, harmful algae

Lisa A. Levin, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Biodiversity and Conservation, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego
Deep-sea biology, ocean deoxygenation, wetlands ecology, population connectivity, methane seeps, oxygen minimum zones, ocean acidification, marine conservation

Douglas McCauley, PhD,
Associate Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
Ecology, conservation biology, ocean science

Monica Medina Munoz, PhD,
Professor, Pennsylvania State University
Biology, ecology, and conservation biology

Thorsten Reusch, PhD,
Professor, Geomar Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Marine evolutionary biology, marine genomics, host-parasite interactions

Rashid Sumaila, PhD,
Professor, University of British Columbia
Fisheries economics, natural resource economics, ocean policy, bioeconomic modeling, fisheries

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Mike Levine, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor and Director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University
Gene expression, gene networks, genomics, molecular biology
msl2@princeton.edu

 

Igor Adameyko, PhD,
Professor, Medical University of Vienna (Austria) / Karolinska Institutet (Sweden)
Developmental biology, evolutionary developmental biology, single cell transcriptomics, neural crest, peripheral nervous system, cell fate

Dario Lupianez, PhD,
Group Leader, Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology (BIMSB), Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC)
Developmental genetics, evolutionary genetics, 3D chromatin organization, gene regulation, sex determination, limb development

Anne-Helen Monsoro-Burq, PhD,
Professor and Team Leader, University of Paris, Curie Institute
Cell migration, deep sequencing, experimental embryology, Gene Regulatory Networks, In vivo Inductions, neural crest, non mammalian embryo models, Signaling Pathways

Neil Shubin, PhD,
Professor, University of Chicago
Evolution, genomics, Deconian and Triassic periods, morphological variation, ontogeny

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Shahid Naeem, PhD, Deputy Editor (Earth & Environmental Sciences)
Professor and Chair, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Biodiversity science, ecosystem science, climate change, sustainability science
shahid.naeem(at)aaas.org

 

Patricia Balvanera, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Biodiversity, well-being, values of nature, sustainability, nature's contributions to people

Julia A. Clarke, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor and Fellow in Vertebrate Paleontology, University of Texas at Austin
Avian evolution, avian flight, phylogeny, vertebrate paleontology, morphological evolution, phylogenetics, Aves, Dinosauria

Noah Fierer, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Colorado Boulder
Microbial ecology, soil ecology, microbiome research, plant-soil interactions, microbial biogeography

Paul Alan Garber, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Conservation, behavioral ecology, animal cognition, neotropics, China

Mary Lou Guerinot, PhD, Associate Editor
Ronald and Deborah Harris Professor, Dartmouth College
Metal homeostasis, mineral nutrition of plants, plant gene regulation

Michael E. Hochberg, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Evolutionary Sciences
Institute of Evolutionary Sciences, University of Montpellier (ISEM)
Coevolution, host-parasite interactions, social evolution, cancer evolution, cultural evolution, drug resistance, bacteria-phage interactions

Thomas Lovejoy, PhD, Associate Editor
University Professor of Environmental Science & Policy, George Mason University
Behavior ecology, biogeography, phylogeny, taxonomy, conservation, terrestrial tropical ecosystems (neo-tropical), biodiversity conservation, application of ecological science to conservation policy

Yonglong Lu, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of environmental ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Ecosystem health, ecological risk assessments, emerging pollutants, sustainable watershed management, marine and coastal ecology, urban ecological planning, environmental management and emergency response

Pablo Marquet, PhD, Associate Editor (Co-serves on Jackson Editorial Group)
Professor, The Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
Theoretical ecology, macroecology, complexity science, human ecology, global change

John M. McDowell, PhD, Associate Editor
J.B. Stroobants Professor of Biotechnology, Virginia Tech
Plant-microbe interactions, plant genomics, plant molecular biology, oomycetes, host resistance, pathogen virulence

Bertrand Servin, PhD, Associate Editor
Researcher, INRAE, GenPhySE lab
Population genetics, quantitative genetics and genomics, large scale genetic data analysis, livestock evolution, statistical modeling

Pierre Taberlet, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, LECA, Grenoble
Molecular Biology, Conservation Genetics, DNA Metabarcoding, Intraspecific Phylogeography, Non-invasive Genetic Sampling

Cedric K. W. Tan, PhD, Associate Editor
Postdoctoral Researcher in Zoology, University of Oxford
Conservation, behavioral ecology, evolution, carnivore ecology, conservation games

Susannah Tringe, PhD, Associate Editor
Staff Scientist, Joint Genome Institute/DOE
Metagenomics, environmental microbiomes, microbial genomics, plant-microbe interactions

Rachel A. W. Wood, PhD, Associate Editor (Co-Serves on Jackson Editorial Group)
Professor of Carbonate Geoscience, University of Edinburgh
Rise of biomineralization and reef evolution, carbonate diagenesis, modeling of carbonate systems, carbonates and catastrophic change, role of changing sea water, chemistry in carbonate production

Xin Zhou, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, China Agricultural University
Insect evolution, phylogenomics, biodiversity, metabarcoding and metagenomics, pollinator and pollination, host-microbiota interactions


Physical and Material Science

Deputy Editors

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Lynden Archer, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Engineering, Cornell University
Complex fluid dynamics & rheology, electrochemical energy storage, nanomaterials, polymer physics
laa25(at)cornell.edu

 

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Julia Chan, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Solid State Materials Chemistry, University of Texas at Dallas
Crystal growth, condensed matter, magnetism, superconductivity, intermetallics, crystallography, thermoelectrics, magnetocalorics, energy materials
julia.chan(at)utdallas.edu

 

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Jane Chang, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Plasma etching, thin film, atomic layer processing, complex oxides

 

 

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Juan de Pablo, PhD, Deputy Editor
Liew Family Professor, The University of Chicago Institute for Molecular Engineering
Simulations, polymeric materials, DNA, protein aggregation
depablo(at)uchicago.edu

 

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Karen Gleason, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Chemical processes, surfaces and interfaces, nanotechnology, organic devices, conducting polymers, vapor deposition and etching
kkg(at)mit.edu

 

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Mietek Jaroniec, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Physical Chemistry and Materials Chemistry, Kent State University
Adsorption, carbon nanostructures, nanoporous materials, nanoparticles, photocatalysts
jaroniec(at)kent.edu

 

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Laura Na Liu, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Physics, University of Heidelberg
Metamaterials and metasurfaces, nanoplasmonics and nanophotonics, DNA nanotechnology, DNA origami

 

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David Lou, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
Batteries, supercapacitors, nanomaterials, electrocatalysis, photocatalysis, photoelectrochemical systems
xwlou(at)ntu.edu.sg

 

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George G. Malliaras, PhD, Deputy Editor
Prince Philip Professor of Technology, University of Cambridge
Bioelectronics, neural implants, organic electronics, electrochemical devices
gm603(at)cam.ac.uk

 

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Margaret Murnane, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor and Principal Investigator, University of Colorado Boulder
Laser, EUV and X-ray science; ultrafast materials science; ultrafast atomic, molecular and optical science; x-ray imaging, spectroscopy

 

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John A. Rogers, PhD, Deputy Editor
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
Nanomaterials, semiconductor devices, nanofabrication, bio-inspired design, bio-integrated systems
jrogers(at)northwestern.edu

 

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Warren S. Warren, PhD, Deputy Editor
James B. Duke Professor, Physics, Chemistry, Radiology, and Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
Biomedical engineering, laser technology, magnetic resonance, molecular spectroscopy, physical chemistry, preclinical & molecular imaging, quantum optics

 

 

Associate Editors

Mazhar Ali, PhD, Associate Editor
Group Leader, Max Planck Institute
Topological physics, topological materials, spin tronics, 2D materials and mater of structures, water quality, materials AI

Ana Claudia Arias, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Printed electronics, organic devices, flexible sensors, wearable sensors, flexible medical devices

Tewodros Asefa, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Rutgers University
Nanocatalysis, advanced energy materials, nanomedicine, renewable energy, nanoscience and nanotechnology, fuel cells, nanoporous materials

Randy Bartels, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Colorado State University
Fourier IR spectroscopy t

Michael Bauer, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Kiel University
Ultrafast processes in condensed matter, surface science, time-resolved spectroscopy, plasmonics

Andreas Becker, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, JILA and Department of Physics, University of Colorado
Ultrafast atomic molecular and optical science, EUV and X-ray science, nonlinear optics, coherent control

Simon Charles Benjamin, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Quantum Technologies, Oxford University
New technologies that exploit quantum physics, quantum sensors, quantum communications, quantum computing, energy harvesting

Christophe Bernard, PhD, Associate Editor
Director of Research, Inserm
Epilepsy, synaptic transmission, synaptic integration, in vivo electrophysiology, intrinsic membrane properties

Louis Bouchard, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Physical chemistry, condensed matter physics, tissue engineering, nanomedicine

Qing Cao, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Nanoelectronics, low-dimensional nanomaterials, microelectronic materials, semiconductor thin films, neuromorphic computing

Sherry R. Chemler, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Chemistry, University at Buffalo
Organic synthesis, organometallic chemistry, chemical catalysis, asymmetric synthesis

Ji-Xin Cheng, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Boston University
Vibrational spectroscopy, label-free imaging, optical microscopy, nonlinear microscopy

Majed Chergui, PhD, Associate Editor
EPFL Professor and founding director of the Lausanne Centre for Ultrafast Science (LACUS)
Ultrafast spectroscopy, X-rays, ultraviolet, molecules, proteins, solids

Oren Cohen, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Physics, Technion (Israel Institute of Technology)
High laser-field physics, ultrafast optics & attosecond science, super-resolution imaging

John Delaney, PhD, Associate Editor
Senior Imaging Scientist, National Gallery of Art
Imaging spectroscopy, applied optics, cultural heritage science, photophysics

Menachem Elimelech, PhD, Associate Editor
Director and Professor, Yale University
Desalination, membrane science

Thomas H. Epps, III, PhD, Associate Editor
Thomas & Kipp Gutshall Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware
Nanostructured polymers, biobased materials, polymer thin films

Ji Feng, PhD, Associate Editor
Principal Investigator, Peking University
Condensed matter physics, density functional theory, geometric phase, quantum transport

Wei Gao, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, California Institute of Technology
Sensors, wearable devices, micro/nanorobotics, digital medicine, bioelectronics

Rajamani Gounder, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Purdue University
Heterogeneous catalysis, zeolites, microporous materials

Gleb Finkelstein, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Duke University
Nanoscale electron transport in quantum Hall, Josephson junctions, quantum dots, & topological systems

Martin C. Fischer, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Duke University
Optical microscopy, optical spectroscopy, ultrafast lasers, biomedical imaging

Joelle Frechette, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Adhesion, interfacial science, surface forces, particles at interfaces

C. Daniel Frisbie, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor and Head, University of Minnesota
Organic and printed electronics, molecular electronics, organic semiconductors, solution-processable semiconductors, electrochemical transistors

Joshua Goldberger, PhD,
Associate Professor, Ohio State University
Materials chemistry, solid-state chemistry, graphene and 2D materials, electronics, thermoelectrics, energy conversion

Debabrata Goswami, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Nonlinear optics, pulse shaping, coherent control, optical tweezers, thermal lens spectroscopy, ultrafast dynamics

Brett A. Helms, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Polymer chemistry, materials chemistry, supramolecular chemistry, membranes, batteries, sustainability

Reeja Jayan, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
Materials science and engineering, field-assisted synthesis, flash sintering, additive manufacturing

Shaoyi Jiang, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Cornell University
Biomaterials, biointerfaces, drug delivery, medical devices, biosensing, tissue engineering

Dae-Hyeong Kim, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Seoul National University
Nanomaterials, flexible electronics, stretchable electronics

Jeehwan Kim, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Massachusetts Institue of Technology
Thin film electronics, 2D materials, neuromorphic computing, crystal growth & epitaxy, flexible inorganic electronics & layer transfer, heterointegration

Eugenia Kumacheva, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Chemistry, University of Toronto
Soft matter, materials, polymers, colloids, self-assembly, gels, microfluids

Ilya Kuprov, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, School of Chemistry, University of Southampton
Magnetic resonance, computational chemistry, spin dynamics, magnetism

Uriel Levy, PhD, Associate Editor
Principal Investigator, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Nanophotonics, silicon photonics, metasurfaces, plasmonics, photodetectors, hot vapors

Meimei Li, PhD, Associate Editor
Group Manager, Argonne National Laboratory
Physical metallurgy, mechanical property (creep, fatigue, creep-fatigue), microstructural characterization, radiation effects, and corrosion of metallic materials for nuclear fission and fusion energy applications

Detlef Lohse, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Twente
Physics of fluids, convection, drops, bubbles, multiphase flow, microfluidics

Richard Lunt, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Michigan State University
Photovoltaics, light emission, organics, perovskites, quantum dots, thin film growth and epitaxy

Jeremy S. Luterbacher, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Biomass, heterogeneous catalysis, green chemistry, cellulose, lignin, bio-based

Yuji Matsuda, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Physics, Kyoto University
Superconductivity, strongly correlated electron systems, quantum spin systems, quantum criticality

Michael C. McAlpine, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota
3D printing, bioelectronics, nanomaterials, additive manufacturing, biomedical devices

Iain Mcculloch, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, KAUST and Imperial College London
Polymers, organic electronics, solar, macromolecules

Jianwei (John) Miao, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Physics and Astronomy, University of California, Los Angeles
Coherent diffractive imaging, atomic electron tomography, X-ray free electron laser and synchrontron radiation applications, structural characterization, electron microscopy and X-ray imaging

Bob Miller, PhD, Associate Editor
Research Staff Member, IBM Almaden Research Center
Polymer chemistry, microelectronic materials, battery materials, sensor materials

Alexander Mitsos, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, RWTH Aachen University
Process systems engineering, optimization, energy systems, design

N. Asger Mortensen, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Southern Denmark
Photonics, plasmonics, metasurfaces, 2D materials

Shaul Mukamel, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, Irvine
Ultrafast spectroscopy, nonlinear optics, quantum light, X ray spectroscopy, molecular dynamics, coherent control

Tobin Munsat, PhD, Associate Editor
Vice Chair, Department of Physics, and Professor, University of Colorado
Plasma fusion, tokamak, cosmic dust impacts

Ryo Okamoto, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Kyoto University
Quantum optics, quantum metrology, quantum measurement, quantum computing

Francesco Paesani, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of California, San Diego
Molecular interactions, solvation phenomena, porus materials, vibrational spectroscopy, quantum effects, data driven molecular models

Joseph Prestigiacomo, PhD, Associate Editor
Research Physicist, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Superconductivity, magnetism, disordered materials, electrical transport and tunneling phenomenon, 2D and thin film materials, instrumentation

William Ratcliff, PhD, Associate Editor
Scientist, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Magnetism, topological insulators, fe- superconductors, multiferroics

Robert Riggleman, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Polymer physics, soft matter, glass dynamics, molecular modeling

Carlos Silva, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
Ultrafast spectroscopy, excitons, polarons, polaritons, conjugated polymers, hybrid semiconductors

Metin Sitti, PhD, Associate Editor
Director, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems
Milli/micro-robotics, soft machines, robotic materials, medical devices, bio-inspired adhesives, physical intelligence

Samuel Stranks, PhD, Associate Editor
Assistant Professor, University of Cambridge
Photophysics, time-resolved spectroscopy, photovoltaics, light emission, perovskites, organic semiconductors

Alexandre Tkatchenko, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Physics and Materials Science, University of Luxembourg
Chemical Physics, physical chemistry, many-particle systems, non-covalent interactions (van der Waals), quantum effects in molecular systems, surface science, data-driven materials science

Michael Tsapatsis, PhD, Associate Editor
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Separations, reaction-engineering, nanomaterials, membranes, adsorption, catalysis

Anatole von Lilienfeld, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Basel
Chemical space, density functional theory, machine learning

Haiyan Wang, PhD, Associate Editor
Turner Chair Professor of Engineering, Purdue University
Thin film epitaxy, functional ceramics, nanocomposites, superconductors, in situ TEM

Kang L. Wang, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles
Spintronics, skyrmionics, epitaxial growth, nanoelectronics, solid state physics, neuromorphic computing, 2D materials, quantum materials, topological matter, spin wave

Denis Wirtz, PhD Associate Editor
Vice Provost for Research and Theophilus Halley Smoot Professor of Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Cell biophysics, single molecule manipulation, intracellular particle trafficking, instrument development, tissue engineering, nanotechnology in biology and medicine

Fengnian Xia, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Yale University
2D materials, graphene, black phosphorus, optical and photonic devices, electronic materials and devices, quantum transport

Bingjun Xu, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, University of Delaware
Heterogeneous catalysis, electrocatalysis, operando spectroscopy, renewable energy

Hao Yan, PhD, Associate Editor
Milton D. Glick Distinguished Professor, Arizona State University
DNA nanotechnology, self-assembly, molecular design, molecular programming

Hong Yang, PhD, Associate Editor
Richard C. Alkire Chair Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Nanoparticle, electrocatalysis, fuel cell catalyst, battery electrode, hydrogen production/water splitting, CO2 reduction

Joel Yang, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Singapore University of Technology and Design
Structural color printing, electron beam lithography, two-photon lithography, nanoplasmonics, nano-optics, plasmonic color generation

Shu Yang, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Material Science & Engineering, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
University of Pennsylvania
Controlled synthesis, fabrication, and characterization of materials, polymers, nanostructures; nano- and micropatterning of complex 2D and 3D structures, polymer thin films

Jinhua Ye, PhD,
Professor, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Photocatalysis, photothermal catalysis, solar-chemical conversion, artificial photosynthesis, nanocatalysis, materials chemistry

Fengqi You, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Cornell University
Energy systems, environmental sustainability, machine learning, optimization, control and automation, systems science and engineering

Chongli Yuan, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Purdue University
Bioengineering, biophysics, chromatin biology, nanomedicine and synthetic biology

Xinghang Zhang, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Purdue University
Mechanical behavior of nanomaterials, radiation damage in nanomaterials, nanomechanics

Yihui Zhang, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor, Tsinghua University
Mechanics-guided 3D assembly, flexible mechanical metamaterials, mechanics of flexible structures, soft architected materials

Ni Zhao, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Flexible electronics, perovskite solar cells, bio-sensors

Xuanhe Zhao, PhD, Associate Editor
Associate Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Soft materials, active materials, hydrogels, solid mechanics, bioelectronics, bioadhesion

Xiaoyang Zhu, PhD, Associate Editor
Professor of Chemistry, Columbia University
Photophysics, solar energy conversion, ultrafast spectroscopy, exciton physics, molecular semiconductors, hybrid semiconductors