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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

Xiaohan Yang, PhD, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

Alfonso Jaramillo, PhD, University of Warwick, UK

    Advisory Board

    David Baker, PhD, University of Washington, USA

    Edward A. Bayer, PhD, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

    Rodolphe Barrangou, PhD, North Carolina State University, USA

    Jef D. Boeke, PhD, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, USA

    Ron Breaker, PhD, Yale University, USA

    Patrick Yizhi Cai, PhD, University of Manchester, UK

    Guoqiang Chen, PhD, Tsinghua University, China

    George Church, PhD, Harvard University, USA

    James Collins, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

    Junbiao Dai, PhD, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology of the Chinese Academy of Science, China

    Zixin Deng, PhD, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

    Guocheng Du, PhD, Jiangnan University, China

    Martin Fussenegger, PhD, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

    Jay D. Keasling, PhD, University of California Berkeley, USA

    Richard Lenski, PhD, Michigan State University, USA

    Chun Li, PhD, Tsinghua University, China

    Chenli Liu, PhD, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology of the Chinese Academy of Science, China

    David R. Liu, PhD, Harvard University, USA

    Yanhe Ma, PhD, Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Sir Peter Ratcliffe, PhD, University of Oxford, UK

    Pamela Silver, PhD, Harvard University, USA

    Craig Venter, PhD, J. Craig Venter Institute, USA

    Ping Xu, PhD, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

    Qipeng Yuan, PhD, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

    Yingjin Yuan, PhD, Tianjin University, China

    Xianen Zhang, PhD, Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Ning-Yi Zhou, PhD, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

      Associate Editors

      Nathalie Q. Balaban, PhD, The Hebrew University, Israel

      Gábor Balázsi, PhD, Stony Brook University, USA

      Rodolphe Barrangou, PhD, North Carolina State University, USA

      Anke Becker, PhD, LOEWE Center for Synthetic Microbiology, Germany

      Lacra Bintu, PhD, Stanford University, USA

      Mingfeng Cao, PhD, Xiamen University, China

      Yao Chen, PhD, Nankai University, China

      Virginia Cornish, PhD, Columbia University, USA

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

      Yu Deng, PhD, Jiangnan University, China

      Douglas Densmore, PhD, Boston University, USA

      Diane DiEuliis, PhD, National Defense University, USA

      Carrie Eckert, PhD, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA

      Michael Elowitz, PhD, California Institute of Technology, USA

      Tobias Erb, PhD, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Germany

      Charles Gersbach, PhD, Duke University, USA

      Luke Gilbert, PhD, University of California, San Francisco, USA

      Gigi Kwik Gronvall, PhD, Johns Hopkins University, USA

      Yang Gu, PhD, CAS Center for Excellence in Molecular Plant Science / Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Jim Haseloff, PhD, University of Cambridge, UK

      Jeff Hasty, PhD, University of California, San Diego, USA

      Qiannan Hu, PhD, Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Ryozo Imai, PhD, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization, Japan

      Mark Isalan, PhD, Imperial College London, UK

      Poul Erik Jensen, PhD, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

      Ahmad Khalil, PhD, Boston University, USA

      Mustafa Khammash, PhD, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

      Tanja Kortemme, PhD, University of California, San Francisco, USA

      Stéphane Lemaire, PhD, CNRS-Sorbonne University, France

      Bingzhi Li, PhD, Tianjing University, China

      Feng Li, PhD, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Science, China

      Jianfeng Li, PhD, Sun Yat-sen University, China

      Jiazhang Lian, PhD, Zhejiang University, China

      Jianzhong Liu, PhD, Sun Yat-sen University, China

      Tiangang Liu, PhD, Wuhan University, China

      Yuan Lu, PhD, Tsinghua University, China

      Xuefeng Lyu, PhD, Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Alistair McCormick, PhD, University of Edinburgh, UK

      June Medford, PhD, Colorado State University, USA

      Jose Penades, PhD, University of Glasgow, UK

      Nan Peng, PhD, Huazhong Agricultural University, China

      Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD, Stanford University, USA

      Qingsheng Qi, PhD, Shandong University, China

      Yiping Qi, PhD, University of Maryland, USA

      Yolanda Schaerli, PhD, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

      Xiling Shen, PhD, Duke University, USA

      Yue Sheng, PhD, BGI, China

      Qiong Shi, PhD, BGI, China

      Shuobo Shi, PhD, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

      Velia Siciliano, PhD, Italian Institute of Technology, Italy

      Pam Silver, PhD, Harvard University, USA

      Hao Song, PhD, Tianjin University, China

      Beatrix Suess, PhD, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

      Ilias Tagkopoulos, PhD, University of California, Davis, USA

      Eriko Takano, PhD, University of Manchester, UK

      Hongzhi Tang, PhD, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

      Cong Trinh, PhD, University of Tennessee, USA

      Hailong Wang, PhD, Shandong University, China

      Yong Wang, PhD, CAS Center for Excellence in Molecular Plant Science / Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Ron Weiss, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

      Neil Wipat, PhD, Newcastle University, UK

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

      Bian Wu, PhD, Institute of Microbiology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Shangxian Xie, PhD, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

      Zhen Xie, PhD, Tsinghua University, China

      Fengxue Xin, PhD, Nanjing Tech University, China

      Jian Xu, PhD, Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Peng Xu, PhD, Guangdong Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, China

      Chuang Xue, PhD, Dalian University of Technology, China

      Bing Yang, PhD, University of Missouri, USA

      Shihui Yang, PhD, Hubei University, China

      Haifeng Ye, PhD, East China Normal University, China

      Chun You, PhD, Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Chong Zhang, PhD, Tsinghua University, China

      Dawei Zhang, PhD, Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

      Jingwen Zhou, PhD, Jiangnan University, China

      Yongjin Zhou, PhD, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

        Executive Editor

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

          Managing Editor

          Huan Yin, Nanjing Agricultural University, China