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Editorial Board

Alison Cuff, BioMed Central, Germany

Assistant Editor
Alexandria Latto, BioMed Central, UK

Senior Editorial Board Members
David Liberles, Temple University, USA
Arndt von Haeseler, Max F Perutz Laboratories, Austria
Laura Kubatko, The Ohio State University, USA
Arne Traulsen, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Germany
Luke Jacobus, Indiana University, USA
Josef Settele, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Germany

Editorial Board Members
Experimental Evolution

Danny Rozen, Leiden University, Netherlands
Ville-Petri Friman, University of York, UK

Genome Evolution and Evolutionary Systems Biology
David Alvarez-Ponce, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
Joseph Bielawski, Dalhousie University, Canada
Didier Casane, University of Paris, France
Belinda Chang, University of Toronto, Canada
Etienne G.J. Danchin,  INRA, France
James Degnan, University of New Mexico, USA
Christophe Dessimoz, UCL/ University of Lausanne
Ingo Ebersberger, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
David Fernández-Baca, Iowa State University, USA
J Peter Gogarten, University of Connecticut, USA
Uri Gophna, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Ryan Gutenkunst, University of Arizona, USA
Marc-Thorsten Hüett,  Jacobs University, Germany
Mary O'Connell, University of Leeds, UK
Pierre Pontarotti, Aix Marseille Universite, France
Francisco Rodriguez-Valera, Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Spain
Laura Rose, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
Chuya Shinzato, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Peter Stadler,University of Leipzig, Germany
Eske Willerslev, University of Copenhagenm Denmark
Jun Yu, Beijing Institute of Genomics, China

Phylogenetics and Phylogeography
Christopher Boyko, American Museum of Natural History, USA
Ignacio González Bravo, CNRS Montpellier
Emmanuel J. P. Douzery, Université de Montpellier, France
David Duchene, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Andrzej Falniowski, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Jagiellonian University, Poland
Peter Foster, Natural History Museum, London
Li-zhi Gao, Kunming Institute of Botany, China
Song Ge, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Duarte Gonçalves, Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research, University of Porto, Portugal
D. James Harris, CIBIO/UP, Portugal
Rodney Honeycutt, Pepperdine University, USA
Cyprian Katong, University of Zambia, Zambia
Gael Kergoat, INRA, France
De-Zhu Li, Kunming Institute of Botany, China
Diego San Mauro, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Axel Meyer, University of Konstanz, Germany
Hisayoshi Nozaki, University of Tokyo
Daria Sanna, Università di Sassari, Italy
Aaron Smith, Purdue University, USA
Alfried Vogler, Imperial College London
Matthias Wolf, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Rafael Zardoya, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Spain
Diego Pol, CONICET - MEF, Argentina
Toshihiro Yamada, Kanazawa University, Japan

Evolutionary Developmental Biology and Morphology
Maja Adamska, Australian National University, Australia
Alexa Bely, University of Maryland, USA
Paul M Brakefield, University of Cambridge
Giuseppe Fusco, University of Padova, Italy
Jonathan Henry, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
Christy Hipsley, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Sally Leys, University of Alberta, Canada
Lisa Nagy, University of Arizona, USA
Sebastian Shimeld, Oxford University, UK
Ralf Sommer, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology
Andreas Wanninger, University of Vienna, Austria
Rafael Zardoya, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Spain
Rongjia Zhou, Wuhan University, China
Jeffrey Marcus, University of Manitoba, Canada
Pedro Martinez, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Eduardo Zattara, INIBIOMA (CONICET-Universidad Nacional del Comahue), Argentina

Speciation and Evolutionary Genetics   
Didier Aurelle, Aix Marseille Université, France
Jeffrey Feder, Notre Dame, USA
Song Ge, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Stephen Wooding, University of California, Merced, USA
Baocheng Guo, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Mario Ventura, University of Bari, Italy
Fangqing Zhao, Beijing Institutes of Life Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Helmut Schaschl, University of Vienna,  Austria
Henrik Hjarvard  de Fine Licht, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Garth D. Ehrlich, Drexel University, Germany
Jun-Yi Leu, Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sinica
Matthias Stöck  IGB Berlin, Germany

Evolutionary Ecology and Behavior
Lutz Fromhage, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Stephen Goodwin, University of Oxford, UK
Simon Harvey, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK
Steven Ramm, Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Mariana Mateos, Texas A & M University, USA
Pierre-Olivier  Cheptou, CEFE/CNRS, France
Sofia Consuegra, University of Swansea, UK
Reinmar Hager, University of Manchester, UK
Ryan Harrigan, Center for Tropical Research, UCLA, USA
Filipe Pereira, Lund University, Sweden
Andrew Spiers, Abertay University, UK
Qiao Wang, Massey University, New Zealand
J. Antonio Baeza, Clemson University, USA          

Bader H. Alhajeri, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Diego Fontaneto, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Water Research Institute (IRSA), Italy
Alexander Kupfer, State Museum of Natural History Stuttgart, Germany

Behavioral and Physiological Ecology    
Simon Garnier, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
Oliver Krüger, University of Bielefeld, Germany
Deguang Liu, Northwest A&F University, China, People's Republic
Anne Lize, National Museum of Natural History, France
Tom Pike, University of Lincoln, UK
Heiko Schmaljohann, Institute of Avian Research, Germany
Neil D. Tsutsui, UC-Berkeley, USA            

Conservation Ecology and Biodiversity Research
Christian Ammer, University of Gottingen, Germany
Carsten Dormann, University of Freiburg, Germany
Chun-Jing Wang, Qinghai University, China, People's Republic

Landscape Ecology and Ecosystems        
Ali El-Keblawy, Sharjah University, United Arab Emirates
Bettine van Vuuren,  University of Johannesburg, South Africa    

Population ecology
António Soares, University of the Azores, Portugal

Theories and models
David Basanta, Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
David Posada, University of Vigo, Spain
David Murrell, UCL, UK
Cang Hui, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Jonas Knape, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Editorial Advisors
Chris Adami, California Institute of Technology, USA
Nick H Barton, University of Edinburgh, UK
Jacobus J Boomsma, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Adalgisa Caccone, Yale University, USA
Mark W Chase, Royal Botanic Gardens, UK
Alan Cooper, University of Adelaide, Australia
Santiago Elena, CSIC, Spain
Olivier Gascuel, LIRMM-CNRS, France 
H Charles J Godfray, University of Oxford, UK
Michael Gray, Dalhousie University, Canada
Rolf F Hoekstra, Wageningen University, Netherlands
Mark Holder, University of Kansas, USA
Peter W Holland, University of Oxford, UK
Greg Hurst, University of Liverpool, UK
Laurence Hurst, University of Bath, UK
Robert K Jansen, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Laurent Keller, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Sandra Knapp, The Natural History Museum, UK
Jacob Koella, Imperial College London, UK
Martin Kreitman, University of Chicago, USA
Richard Lenski, Michigan State University, USA
Sarah Mathews, Harvard University, USA
Nancy A Moran, University of Arizona, USA
Claus Nielsen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Mohamed Noor, Duke University, USA
Ian P Owens, Imperial College London, UK
Jeffrey D Palmer, Indiana University, USA
Andrew Pomiankowski, University College London, UK
Mark Ragan, University of Queensland, Australia
Paul B Rainey, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Yves Rumpler, Université Louis Pasteur, France
David L Stern, Princeton University, USA
Joan E Strassmann, Rice University, USA
W Kelley Thomas, University of New Hampshire, USA
Monique Turmel, Universite Laval, Canada
Andreas Wagner, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Claus Wedekind, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Susan Wessler, University of Georgia, USA

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2019 Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    3.058 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.252 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.198 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
    1.531 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)