Les Loew Named BJ  Editor-in-Chief

Beginning on July 1, 2012, Les Loew of the University of Connecticut Health Center will assume the role of Editor-in-Chief of Biophysical Journal, when the current Editor-in-Chief, Ed Egelman of the University of Virginia, ends his five-year term at the helm of the Journal.

Loew has previously served on the BJ Editorial Board as an Editor and is currently serving as the Associate Editor for the Biological Systems, Cellular Processes, Multicellular Dynamics section.

Nominations for Editor-in-Chief were accepted from Society members in 2011. These nominations were reviewed by the Publications Committee, who interviewed candidates and made their recommendation to the Board and Council. The Board and Council approved the Committee’s recommendation at their February meeting in San Diego.

April 2012 Table of Contents