Editorial Board


Martha E. Trujillo
University of Salamanca, Spain
Research interests: plant–microbe interactions, actinobacterial systematics, rhizobial systematics, genomics
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Nomenclature Reviewer, List Editor

George Garrity
Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
Research interests: bioinformatics and computational biology, ontologies for biological applications, algorithm development for the rapid classification and identification of microorganisms and microbial products, nomenclature and annotation, data visualization, and knowledge mining
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Aharon Oren
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Research interests: biology of hypersaline microorganisms; prokaryote systematics and nomenclature
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Nomenclature Reviewers

Maria Chuvochina
Australian Centre for Ecogenomics, The University of Queensland, Australia
Research interests: systematics and nomenclature of prokaryotes, microbial ecology and evolution, taxonomy
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Bernard Schink
University of Konstanz, Germany
Research interests: anaerobic physiology, anaerobic biochemistry, bioenergetics, microbial ecology, fermentations, phototrophic bacteria
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Stefano Ventura
National Research Council – Institute of Ecosystem Study, Pallanza, Italy
Research interests: biology of cyanobacteria, microbial ecology of polar terrestrial environments, taxonomy of cyanobacteria, systematics and nomenclature of prokaryotes
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Associate Editors

Artur Alves
University of Aveiro, Portugal
Research interests: microbial diversity, systematics and evolution, genomics, biotechnology, microbial interactions
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David Arahal
University of Valencia, Spain
Research interests: marine bacteria, genomics, prokaryote systematics, culture collection, microbial resources, preservation
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Richard Birtles
University of Salford, UK
Research interests: infectious agents, anthropod transmission, transmission pathways
Lorena Carro
University of Salamanca, Spain
Research interests: plant–microbial interactions, genomics, actinobacteria systematics, endophytes, microbial ecology

Sofie De Meyer
Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
Research interests: azorhizobium, bradyrhizbium, ensifer, mesorhizobium, rhizobium, neorhizobium, microvirga, methylobacterium, burkholderia, paraburkholderia, cupriavidus
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Peter Vdacny
Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Research interests: taxonomy, systematics and evolution of protists, especially, of free-living and symbiotic ciliates
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Pierre-Edouard Fournier
IHU - Méditerranée Infection, Marseille, France
Research interests: Rickettsia, Coxiella, Bartonella, intracellular bacteria
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Stefanie Glaeser
Justus-Liebig-Universitat Giessen, Germany
Research interests: prokaryote systematics, microbial ecology, marine and freshwater microbiology, plant–microbe interactions
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Richard Hahnke
DSMZ, Braunschweig, Germany
Research interests: environmental microbiology, microbial evolution, halophilic archaea, marine and freshwater flavobacteria, polysaccharide decomposition, culture collection
Celia Hugo
University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Research interests: chryseobacterium, taxonomy, psychrotrophic flavobacteria in food, natural preservatives in food

Amanda Jones
Northumbria University, UK
Research interests: mycolic acid containing and bioactive compound producing actinomycetes
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Paul Lawson
University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA
Research interests: microbial systematics, taxonomy, chemotaxonomy, firmicutes
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Andre Lipski
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany
Research interests: foodborne microorganisms, psychrophilic bacteria, chemotaxonomy, bacterial lipids, taxonomy
Alejandro P. Rooney
United States Department of Agriculture, Washington DC, USA
Research interests: microbial systematics, taxonomy and evolutionary biology; molecular evolution; discovery and development of living microbial biological control agents for use against arthropod vectors of disease and plant pathogens
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Ken-Ichiro Suzuki
Tokyo University of Agriculture, Japan
Research interests: bacterial, taxonomy, actinomycete, chemotaxonomy, culture collection, preservation
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Stephanus Venter
Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, Pretoria, South Africa
Research interests: bacterial phylogenetics, genomics, bacterial evolution, paraburkholderia, plant-associated enterobacteriaceae

Antonio Ventosa
University of Sevilla, Spain
Research interests: taxonomy, genomics, biotechnology of halophilic archaea and bacteria
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Yuehong Wu
Justus-Liebig-Universitat Giessen, Germany
Research interests: taxonomy, marine microbes
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Xue-Wei Xu
State Oceanic Administration, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China
Research interests: taxonomy, marine microbes
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Hana Yi
Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Research interests: bacterial genomics, metagenomics and taxonomy
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