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Editorial Board and Staff

Editor-in-chief

Vaughan Hurry
Umeå Plant Science Centre (UPSC)
Department of Forest Genetic and Plant Physiology
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Umeå, Sweden
vaughan.hurry@slu.se
Area of expertise: abiotic stress, cold tolerance, photosynthesis, carbon metabolism, sucrose transport

 

 

Subject Editors

 

 

Associated Editors

Catherine Bellini
Umeå Plant Science Centre
Department of Plant Physiology
Umeå University
Umeå, Sweden
catherine.bellini@umu.se
Area of expertise: phytohormone, auxin, root

Thomas Berberich
Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F)
Laboratory Centre
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
tberberich@senckenberg.de
Area of expertise: environmental stress, differential gene expression and proteome analyses, regulation of mRNA translation, cellular signalling pathway

Harry Brumer
Michael Smith Laboratories & Department of Chemistry
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada
brumer@msl.ubc.ca
Area of expertise: enzymology, carbohydrates

Hyung-Taeg Cho
School of Biological Sciences
Seoul National University
Seoul, Republic of Korea
htcho@snu.ac.kr
Area of expertise: cell differentiation and growth, auxin transport and physiology, root hair, cis-element analysis

Wah Soon (Fred) Chow
Research School of Biology
The Australian National University
Canberra, Australia
e-mail: fred.chow@anu.edu.au
Area of expertise: electron transport, thylakoid stacking, light acclimation

Karl-Josef Dietz
Plant Biochemistry and Physiology
University of Bielefeld
Bielefeld, Germany
e-mail: karl-josef.dietz@uni-bielefeld.de
Area of expertise: photosynthesis, abiotic stresses, cell signalling, redox regulation

Ingo Ensminger
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Toronto
Mississauga, Canada
e-mail: ingo.ensminger@utoronto.ca
Area of expertise: boreal forest, evergreen conifers, abiotic stress

Jaume Flexas
Department of biology
Universitat de les Illes Balears
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
e-mail: jaume.flexas@uib.es
Area of expertise: plant ecophysiology, photosynthesis, gas exchange, sap flow, remote sensing, primary metabolism regulation/limitation, aquaporins, leaf anatomical properties, water stress

Christine H. Foyer
Centre for Plant Sciences
Faculty of Biological Sciences
University of Leeds
Leeds, United Kingdom
e-mail: c.foyer@leeds.ac.uk
Area of expertise: redox biology and signalling, respiration and respiratory complex I, photosynthesis, CO2 enrichment

Per Gardeström
Umeå Plant Science Centre
Department of Plant Physiology
Umeå University
Umeå, Sweden
e-mail: per.gardestrom@umu.se
Area of expertise: mitochondria, respiration/photorespiration, cell fractionation, senescence, chloroplast-mitochondria interaction

Zhizhong Gong
State Key Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
College of Biological Sciences
China Agricultural University
Beijing, China
e-mail: gongzz@cau.edu.cn
Area of expertise: cold/salt stress tolerance, microRNA

Bingru Huang
Department of Plant Biology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, USA
e-mail: huang@aesop.rutgers.edu
Area of expertise: stress physiology (heat, drought, salt), functional genomics, water relations, carbon/hormone/antioxidant/protein metabolisms

Annie Marion-Poll
Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin
INRA – Centre de Versailles-Grignon
Versailles, France
annie.marion-poll@inra.fr
Area of expertise: plant hormones, abscisic acid, seed, germination, dormancy

John D. Marshall
Department of Forest Ecology and Management
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Umeå, Sweden
john.marshall@slu.se
Area of expertise :

Ian Max Møller
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Science and Technology
Aarhus University
Slagelse, Denmark
ian.max.moller@mbg.au.dk
Area of expertise: mitochondria, respiration, proteomics, oxidative stress, seed physiology, protein oxidation

Melvin Oliver
United state department of Agriculture (USDA)
University of Missouri
Columbia, USA
mel.oliver@ars.usda.gov
Area of expertise: desiccation tolerance, translational controls, bioinformatic

 

Soraya Pelaz
Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)
Campus UAB
Barcelona, Spain
soraya.pelaz@cragenomica.es
Area of expertise: flower development, flowering time, plant development, genetic

Edouard Pesquet
Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences
Stockholm University
Stockholm, Sweden
edouard.pesquet@su.se
Area of expertise: xylem, primary and secondary cell wall, plant cell culture, programmed cell death, cytoskeleton

James (Jim) Reid
School of Plant Science
University of Tasmania
Hobart, Australia
jim.reid@utas.edu.au
Area of expertise: stem elongation, plant development, plant hormones, gibberellin, brassinosteroids

Hiroshima Saitoh
Department of Molecular Microbiology
Tokyo University of Agriculture
Tokyo, Japan
hs206173@nodai.ac.jp
Area of expertise: plant pathology, molecular microbiology, molecular biology

Enrico Scarpella
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada
enrico.scarpella@ualberta.ca
Area of expertise: auxin transport and signalling, leaf and vascular development, gene regulatory network, live imaging

Renate Scheibe
School of Biology and Chemistry
Lab of Plant Physiology
Osnabrück University
Osnabrück, Germany
scheibe@biologie.uni-osnabrueck.de
Area of expertise: carbon assimilation, energy metabolism, redox-regulation, fine-regulation of chloroplast enzymes, redox-signaling

Dominique Van Der Straeten
Laboratory of Functional Plant Biology
Ghent University
Ghent, Belgium
dominique.vanderstraeten@ugent.be
Area of expertise: plant hormones and interactions with light signaling and abiotic stress, imaging, biofortification

Thomas C. Vogelmann
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
University of Vermont
Burlington, USA
thomas.vogelmann@uvm.edu
Area of expertise: photosynthesis, snow alga, plant anatomy

 

Jianru Zuo
Center for Genome Biology
Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Beijing, China
jrzuo@genetics.ac.cn
Area of expertise: nitric oxide signalling, nitrogen nutrition and cytokinin signalling