Editorial Team


Prof. Lida Xing, Palaeobiology, China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China

Email: xinglida@gmail.com


Managing Editor

Ms. Mahshid Pezeshki, Islamic Azad University-Isfahan Branch, Iran

Email: mahshid13125@yahoo.com


Editorial Board

Prof. George Poinar, Biological Sciences, Oregon State University, Portland, United States

Email: poinarg@science.oregonstate.edu


Prof. Xiaocen Liu, Medical Sciences, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China

Email: Cindyliu@cnu.edu.cn


Prof. Andre Nel, Department of Systematics and Evolution, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France



Dr. Gareth Dyke, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary

Email: garethdyke@gmail.com


Prof. Bogusław Kołodziej, Institute of Geological Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Email: boguslaw.kolodziej@uj.edu.pl


Dr. Andrei Legalov, Invertebrate Biology, Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation

Email: fossilweevils@gmail.com


Dr. Tatjana Dujsebayeva, Institute of Zoology, Ministry of Education and Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Email: dujsebayeva@mail.ru


Dr. Trix Twelkmeyer, Institute Pasteur Shanghai, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

Email: Trixi@h2g.de


Dr. Tanima Bose, Institute for Clinical Neuroimmunology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München, Germany

Email: tanima.bose@med.uni-muenchen.de


Dr. Alexander Kirejtshuk, Laboratory of Insect Systematics, Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Email: kirejtshuk@gmail.com


Dr. Pedram Malekpouri, Aquatic Ecophysiologist, and Toxcicologist, PartAqu Ornamental Fish Center, Iran

Email: p.malekpouri@gmail.com


Dr. Xuefeng Zhu, School of Environment and Architecture,  University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, Shanghai, China

Email: xfzhu@usst.edu.cn


Production Support 

MSc. Carlos Luis González Valiente, EAI, Slovakia

Email: carlos.valiente89@gmail.com


About Dr.Gareth Dyke

Gareth is a biologist and palaeontologist who has published more than 260 articles in peer-reviewed journals over the last 20 years, including in Nature, Science, Proceedings of the National Academy (USA) and other high-profile outlets. His research has been widely covered in the media and he is often invited to present talks and lead workshops around the world, most recently in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, China, Colombia, Spain and Slovakia. Workshops in China run by Gareth in 2019 have been attended by more than 5,000 colleagues. He has written numerous news and other popular articles including in Scientific American, New Scientist, and Nature and is a regular contributor to The Conversation (scientific news website).

He manages the Taylor & Francis journal Historical Biology as Editor-in-Chief. Gareth has mentored students at all levels (Masters, PhD, Adult Education) and has developed a large range of in-class teaching techniques. He has worked in the USA, Ireland, and the UK, including for more than 15 years as a full-time University academic (University College Dublin, National Oceanography Centre University of Southampton).

Gareth is uniquely positioned to teach and advise with authority on all aspects of the scientific publishing process, grant writing, and personal development as he is an experienced researcher, reviewer, editor, and journal manager with a strong background in technical and popular writing. He is accredited as a course leader and teacher by the Higher Education Authority (HEA) in the UK as well as by the Irish HEA.