SMBE Council

Aoife McLysaght, President
Smurfit Institute of Genetics
Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2 Ireland
aoife.mclysaght@tcd.ie

Marta Wayne, President-Elect
Department of Biology

University of Florida, 427 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611-8525

mlwayne@ufl.edu


David Pollock, Secretary
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Building 500, 13001 E. 17th Place, Campus Box C290, Aurora, CO 80045
secretary.smbe@gmail.com

Jeffrey Thorne, Treasurer
Biological Sciences and Statistics
North Carolina State University, Box 7566, Raleigh, NC 27695
treasurer.smbe@gmail.com

Joanna Masel, Councillor (2017-2019)
Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721
masel@u.arizona.edu 

Jay Storz, Councillor (2017-2019)
School of Biological Sciences
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68588
jstorz2@unl.edu

Belinda Chang, Councillor (2018-2020)
Ecol & Evol/Cell & Syst Biology
University of Toronto 25 Harbord Street Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G5 Canada
belinda.chang@utoronto.ca

Nicholas Galtier, Councillor (2018-2020)
Institut des Sciences de l'Evolution
Universite Montpellier 2 UMR5554 - CC 64 Place E. Bataillon, Montpellier, France 34095
Nicolas.Galtier@univ-montp2.fr

Mary O'Connell, Councillor (2019-2021)
University of Nottingham
School of Life Sciences, University Park, NG72RD United Kingdom
drmary.oconnell@gmail.com

Beth Shapiro, Councillor (2019-2021)
UC Santa Cruz
1156 High St., Mail Stop EEBiology/CBB, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
beth.shapiro@gmail.com

Adam Eyre-Walker, ex officio Councillor (Editor-in-chief, Genome Biology and Evolution)
School of Life Sciences
University of Sussex, Brighton, BN1 9QG, United Kingdom
a.c.eyre-walker@sussex.ac.uk

Laura A. Katz, ex officio (Editor-in-chief, Genome Biology and Evolution)
Department of Biological Sciences
Smith College, 44 College Lane, Northampton, MA 01063
lkatz@smith.edu

Sudhir Kumar, ex officio (Editor-in-chief, Molecular Biology and Evolution)
Institute for Genomics & Evolutionary Medicine (iGEM)
Department of Biology, Temple University, 1925 N. 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19122
s.kumar@asu.edu

SMBE Past Councils

Year President President-Elect Past-President Secretary Treasurer Councillors Ex Officio Councillors 
 2018 Bill Martin  Aoife McLysaght Laura
Landweber
David Pollock  Jeffry Thorne
  • Maud Tenaillon
  • Adam Eyre-Walker
  • Joanna Masel
  • Jay Storz
  • Belinda Chang
  • Nicholas Galtier
  •  Sudhir Kumar
 2017 Laura Landweber  Bill Martin George Zhang David Pollock Juliette de Meaux
  • Emma Teeling
  • Kateryna Makova
  • Maud Tenaillon
  • Adam Eyre-Walker
  • Joanna Masel
  • Jay Storz
  •  Sudhir Kumar
 2016 George Zhang Laura Landweber Joe Felsenstein
James McInerney
Juliette de Meaux
  • Sandra Baldauf
  • David Liberles
  • Emma Teeling
  • Kateryna Makova
  • Maud Tenaillon
  • Adam Eyre-Walker

  • Sudhir Kumar
  • Bill Martin

2015 Joe Felsenstein George Zhang Brandon Gaut James McInerney  Juliette de Meaux  

  • Marta Wayne
  • Harmit Malik
  • Sandra Baldauf
  • David Liberles
  • Emma Teeling
  • Kateryna Makova
Marta Wayne
Harmit Malik
Sandra Baldauf
David Liberles
Emma Teeling 
Katerina Makova
Marta Wayne
Harmit Malik
Sandra Baldauf
David Liberles
Emma Teeling 
Katerina Makova

  • Sudhir Kumar
  • Bill Martin


2014 Brandon Gaut Joe Felsenstein Sudhir Kumar James McInerney Aoife McLysaght
  • Laurent Duret
  • Yoko Satta
  • Marta Wayne
  • Harmit Malik
  • Sandra Baldauf
  • David Liberles
 
2013 Sudhir Kumar Brandon Gaut Charles Aquadro James McInerney Aoife McLysaght
  • Soojin Yi
  • Laurent Duret
  • Yoko Satta
  • Marta Wayne
  • Harmit Malik
 
2012 Charles Aquadro Sudhir Kumar Ken Wolfe Manyuan Long Aoife McLysaght
  • Robin Bush
  • Soojin Yi
  • Laurent Duret
  • Yoko Satta
 
2011 Ken Wolfe Charles Aquadro Jody Hey Manyuan Long John Archibald
  • Dan Graur
  • Robin Bush
  • Soojin Yi
 
2010 Jody Hey Ken Wolfe Michael Lynch Manyuan Long John Archibald
  • Ziheng Yang
  • Dan Graur
  • Robin Bush
 
2009 Michael Lynch Jody Hey Paul Sharp George Zhang John Archibald
  • Laura Landweber
  • Ziheng Yang
  • Dan Graur
 
2008 Paul Sharp Michael Lynch Deborah Charlesworth George Zhang Marta L. Wayne
  • Charles Aquadro
  • Laura Landweber
  • Ziheng Yang
 
2007 Deborah Charlesworth Paul Sharp Montserrat Aguade George Zhang Marta L. Wayne
  • Michael Lynch
  • Charles Aquadro
  • Laura Landweber
 
2006 Montserrat Aguade Deborah Charlesworth Jeffrey R. Powell Sudhir Kumar Marta L. Wayne
  • Laura Katz
  • Michael Lynch
  • Charles Aquadro
 
2005 Jeffrey R. Powell Montserrat Aguade John C. Avise Sudhir Kumar Marta L. Wayne
  • Jody Hey
  • Laura Katz
  • Michael Lynch
 
2004 John C. Avise Jeffrey R. Powell Naoyuki Takahata Sudhir Kumar Marta L. Wayne
  • Brian Golding
  • Jody Hey
  • Laura Katz
 
2003 Naoyuki Takahata John C. Avise Michael T. Clegg Marcy K. Uyenoyama Marta L. Wayne
  • Howard Ochman
  • Brian Golding
  • Jody Hey
 
2002 Michael T. Clegg Naoyuki Takahata Daniel L. Hartl Marcy K. Uyenoyama Richard C. Hudson
  • Montserrat Aguade
  • Howard Ochman
  • Brian Golding
 
2001 Daniel L. Hartl Michael T. Clegg Wen-Hsiung Li Marcy K. Uyenoyama Richard C. Hudson
  • Tomoko Ohta
  • Montserrat Aguade
  • Howard Ochman
 
2000 Wen-Hsiung Li Daniel L. Hartl Andrew G. Clark Marcy K. Uyenoyama Richard C. Hudson
  • Pekka Pamilo
  • Tomoko Ohta
  • Montserrat Aguade
 
1999 Andrew G. Clark Wen-Hsiung Li Richard C. Lewontin Marcy K. Uyenoyama Richard C. Hudson
  • Wilfred W. de Jong
  • Pekka Pamilo
  • Tomoko Ohta
 
1998 Richard C. Lewontin Andrew G. Clark David Penny Linda D. Strausbaugh Richard C. Hudson
  • W. Ford Doolittle
  • Wilfred W. de Jong
  • Pekka Pamilo
 
1997 David Penny Richard C. Lewontin Margaret G. Kidwell Linda D. Strausbaugh Richard C. Hudson
  • Maryellen Ruvolo
  • W. Ford Doolittle
  • Wilfred W. de Jong
 
1996 Margaret G. Kidwell David Penny Wesley M. Brown Linda D. Strausbaugh Richard C. Hudson
  • Ross A. Crozier
  • Maryellen Ruvolo
  • W. Ford Doolittle
 
1995 Wesley M. Brown Margaret G. Kidwell Masatoshi Nei Linda Maxson Richard C. Hudson
  • Ross A. Crozier
  • Maryellen Ruvolo
 
1994 Masatoshi Nei Wesley M. Brown Walter M. Fitch Linda Maxson Linda Maxson Ross A. Crozier  
1993 Walter M. Fitch Masatoshi Nei Linda Maxson Linda Maxson Caro-Beth Stewart  

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