Editors List

Co Editors in Chief:
Ian Head, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
George Kowalchuk, Utrecht University, NL


Senior Editors
Mark J Bailey, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, UK
Jennifer Biddle, University of Delaware, USA
Antje Boetius, Max Planck Institute For Marine Microbiology, GE
Angus Buckling, University of Exeter, UK

James Hollibaugh, University of Georgia, USA
Andrew Holmes, University of Sydney, Australia
Rob Knight, University of Colorado, USA
Steven Lindow, Berkeley University, USA
Julian Marchesi, Cardiff University, UK
Kiwamu Minamisawa, Tohoku University, Japan
Laurent Philippot, INRA, France
Tom Schmidt, University of Michigan, USA
Matthew Sullivan, Ohio State University, USA
Kazuya Watanabe, University of Tokyo, Japan
William Wilson, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK
Alexandra Worden, MBARI, USA
Liping Zhao, Shanghai, Jiaotong University, China


Special Reviews & Commentaries

Jim Prosser, Aberdeen University, UK



Editorial Board

Gary Andersen, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Virginia Armbrust, University of Washington, USA
Fredrik Bäckhed, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Petr Baldrian, Institute of Microbiology of the ASCR, Czech Republic
Oded Beja, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Gabriela Berg, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Elisabeth M Bik, Stanford University, USA
Paul L Bodelier, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), Netherlands
Lev Bodrossy, Austrian Insitute of Technology, Austria
Paola Bonfante, University of Torino & IPP- CNR, Italy
David G Bourne, Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australia
Greg Caporaso, Northern Arizona University, USA
Dave Caron, University of Southern California, USA 
Ricardo Cavicchioli, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Jang-Cheon Cho, Inha University, South Korea
Charles Cockell, Open University, UK
Tom Curtis, Newcastle University, UK
Holger Daims, University of Vienna, Austria
Thomas Egli, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (EAWAG), Switzerland
Tatsuhiro Ezawa, Hokkaido University, Japan
Noah Fierer, University of Colorado-Boulder, USA
Larry Forney, University of Idaho, USA
Jim Fredrikson, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Jed Fuhrman, University of Southern California, USA
Clay Fuqua, Indiana University, USA
Stephen Giovannoni, Oregon State University, USA
Sara Hallin, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
Jianzhong He, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Ian Hewson, Cornell University, USA
Gerhard Herndl, University of Vienna, Austria
Andrew Holmes, University of Sydney, Australia
Yuichi Hongh, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Fumio Inagaki, JAMSTEC, Japan
Janet Jansson, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Che O K Jeon, Chung Ang University, South Korea
Ian Joint, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK
Alexandre Jousset, University of Utrecht, Netherlands
Yoichi Kamagata, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
David Karl, University of Hawaii, USA
David Kirchman, University of Delaware, USA
Allan Konopka, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Laura Leff, Kent State University, USA
Philippe Lemanceau, INRA, France
Johan Leveau, University of California, USA
Ruth E Ley, Cornell University, USA
Wen-Tso Liu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Derek Lovley, University of Massachusetts, USA
Mike Manefield, University of New South Wales, Australia
Adrian Marchetti, University of North Carolina, USA
Ian McDonald, University of Waikato, New Zealand
Leda Mendonca-Hagler, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Mary Ann Moran, University of Georgia, USA
Mark Morrison, University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Australia
Thomas Mock, University of East Anglia, UK
Colin Murrell, University of East Anglia, UK
Gerard Muyzer, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
David Myrold, Oregon State University, USA
Craig E Nelson, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Josh Neufeld, University of Waterloo, Canada
Irene Newton, Indiana University, USA
Graeme Nicol, University of Aberdeen, UK
A Mark Osborn, RMIT University, Australia
Martin Ostrowski, Macquarie University, Australia
David A Pearce, British Antarctic Survey, UK
Karsten Pedersen, Microbial Analytics, Mölnlycke, Sweden
Jeroen Raes, University of Brussels, Belgium
Alban Ramette, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany
Juan Ramos, EEZ-CSIC, Spain
Bruce Rittmann, The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University, USA
Michael Schloter, German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH), Germany
Thomas Schmidt, Michigan State University USA
Angela Sessitch, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Pascal Simonet, CNRS-Environmental Microbial Genomics Group, France
William Sloan, University of Glasgow, UK
Justin Sonnenburg, Stanford University, USA
Lucas Stal, Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, the Netherlands
Marc Strous, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Germany
Ken Takai, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Japan
Hideyuki Tamaki, AIST, Japan
Andreas Teske, University of North Carolina, USA
Cameron Thrash, Louisiana State University, USA
Eva Top, University of Idaho, USA
Eric Triplett, University of Florida, USA
Peter Turnbaugh, West Virginia University, USA
Gene Tyson, University of Queensland, Australia
Christopher J Van der Gast, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK
Jan Roelof Van Der Meer, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Fernando Vega, US Dept. of Agriculture, USA
Nathan VerBerkmoes, New England Biolabs Inc, USA
Julia Vorholt, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Joy Watts, University of Porthsmouth, UK
Eric Webb, University of Southern California, USA
Steven Wilhelm, University of Tennessee, USA
Benjamin Willing, University of Alberta, Canada
Etienne Yergeau, National Research Council of Canada, Canada
Peter Young, Harvard University, USA
Hongxun Zhang, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jizhong Zhou, University of Oklahoma, USA


Founding Board members

Yehuda Cohen
Staffan Kjelleberg
Hilary Lappin-Scott
Hans Van Veen


Founding Editors

Mark Bailey
George Kowalchuk


Editorial Office

Sarash de Wilde — ISME
Tasnia Nizam — NPG