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Editorial Board

BioDesign Research’s editorial board is comprised of active researchers and experts selected from a pool of scholars who have made significant and well recognized contributions to the field. The overall duties of our editors include, but are not limited to, overseeing the review process and soliciting submissions of high quality manuscripts.

Editors-in-Chief | Associate Editors | Staff Editors


Xiaohan Yang, PhD, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Stanley Qi, PhD, Stanford University

Alfonso Jaramillo, PhD, University of Warwick

Associate Editors

Anke Becker, PhD, LOEWE Center for Synthetic Microbiology

Lacra Bintu, PhD, Stanford University

Victor de Lorenzo, PhD, Spanish National Centre for Biotechnology-CSIC

Douglas Densmore, PhD, Boston University

Carrie Eckert, PhD, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Tobias Erb, PhD, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology

Luke Gilbert, PhD, University of California, San Francisco

Jeff Hasty, PhD, University of California, San Diego

Ryozo Imai, PhD, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization

Mark Isalan, PhD, Imperial College London

Poul Erik Jensen, PhD, University of Copenhagen

Mustafa Khammash, PhD, ETH Zürich

Jianfeng Li, PhD, Sun Yat-sen University

Alistair McCormick, PhD, University of Edinburgh

June Medford, PhD, Colorado State University

Jose Penades, PhD, University of Glasgow

Xiling Shen, PhD, Duke University

Velia Siciliano, PhD, Italian Institute of Technology

Pam Silver, PhD, Harvard University

Beatrix Suess, PhD, Technical University of Darmstadt

Ilias Tagkopoulos, PhD, University of California, Davis

Cong Trinh, PhD, University of Tennessee

Neil Wipat, PhD, Newcastle University

Shoshana Wodak, PhD, VIB-VUB Center for Structural Biology

Zhen Xie, PhD, Tsinghua University

Bing Yang, PhD, University of Missouri

Executive Editor

Zong-Ming Cheng, PhD, Nanjing Agricultural University/University of Tennessee

Managing Editor

Huan Yin, Nanjing Agricultural University