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Editorial Board

Editors-in-Chief  |  Managing Editor  |  Biology of Trees and Associated Organisms  |  Forest Dynamics (ecology and/or genetics)  |  Forest-Based Bioeconomy (management, products, services)  |  Risks and Disturbances (ecology and/or economics)  |  Wood Science  |  Data Papers

Editors-in-Chief

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Dr Erwin DreyerNational Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

Emeritus researcher at INRAE, Erwin Dreyer is a tree ecophysiologist and forest ecologist. Chief editor of Annals of Forest Science since 2007, he is currently acting for the development of Open Science practices particularly in scholarly publishing within INRAE and partner institutions.

New Content ItemDr Jean-Michel LebanNational Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

Research Director at INRAE and fellow of the International Academy of Wood Science, Jean-Michel Leban developed models for describing the wood properties variability in relation with the growth conditions of the trees, allowing the simulation of the effects of forest management on the wooden products. He joined Annals of Forest Science as Chief editor in 2007.

Prof Andreas Bolte, Thünen Institute of Forest Ecosystems, Germany

Andreas Bolte is a forest ecologist and head of the Thünen Institute of Forest Ecosystems in Eberswalde, Germany. His main research interests lie in forests and their adaptation to climate change, in root ecology and forest landscape restoration (FLR) as well as in forest monitoring and ecosystem research. He joined Annals of Forest Science as Associate Editor in 2013 in the fields of Forest Ecology and Forest-Based Bioeconomy (management, products, services). He serves as Chief editor from 2022 on.

Dr Marco Ferretti, Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forests, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Switzerland

Head of Unit Forest Resources and Management at the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL since 2017, Marco Ferretti ’s research focus is in detecting changes in forest ecosystems, with emphasis on the influence of environmental drivers on forest health, productivity, and diversity. He joined Annals of Forest Science as Associate Editor in 2018 and serves as Chief editor from 2022 on.

Dr John M. Lhotka, University of Kentucky - Department of Forestry, USA

Forester and researcher at University of Kentucky, John Lhotka has built a silvicultural research program that promotes the health and sustainability of region’s forest resources through research related to forest regeneration and growth. He joined Annals of Forest Science as Associate Editor in 2018. He serves as Chief editor from 2022 on.

Prof Shuguang (Leo) LiuNational Engineering Laboratory for Applied Technology of Forestry & Ecology in South China, Central South University of Forestry and Technology, China

Director of the Ecology Program at the Central South University of Science and Technology (Changsha, China), Professor Shuguang (Leo) Liu’s research interests are related to mechanisms of forest responses to global change. Editor of several other journals, he joined Annals of Forest Science as Associate Editor in 2018. He serves as Chief editor from 2022 on.


Managing Editor

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LesageDr Véronique Lesage 
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France
email : annforsci@inrae.fr


Biology of Trees and Associated Organisms

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ErwinDr Erwin Dreyer
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

MarçaisDr Benoit Marçais
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

MencucciniProf Maurizio Mencuccini
Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, CREAF, Spain

MerchantProf Andrew Merchant
University of Sydney, NSW, Australia

RincόnDr Ana Rincόn
CSIC (Spanish National Research Council), Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Spain

RobinDr Cécile Robin
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

SalléProf Aurélien Sallé
University of Orléans, France

StokesDr Alexia Stokes
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

RathgeberDr Cyrille Rathgeber
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France


 

Forest Dynamics

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AliaDr Ricardo Alia
INIA, Forest Research Centre, Spain

BergèsDr Laurent Bergès
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

FadyDr Bruno Fady
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

FerrettiDr Marco Ferretti
Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forests, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Switzerland

JorgeDr Véronique Jorge
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

LhotkaProf John M. Lhotka
University of Kentucky - Department of Forestry, USA

LiuProf Shuguang (Leo) Liu
National Engineering Laboratory for Applied Technology of Forestry & Ecology in South China, Central South University of Forestry and Technology, China

PicardDr Nicolas Picard
GIP ECOFOR, France

SchönbeckDr Leonie Schönbeck
University of California Riverside, USA

WestergrenDr Marjana Westergren
Slovenian Forestry Institute, Slovenia


Forest-Based Bioeconomy

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BolteProf Andreas Bolte
Thünen Institute of Forest Ecosystems, Germany

Diaz-MarotoProf Ignacio J. Diaz-Maroto
University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain 

LebanDr Jean-Michel Leban
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

LhotkaProf John M. Lhotka
University of Kentucky - Department of Forestry, USA

VizzarriDr Matteo Vizzarri
European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Italy 

ZhaoProf Shuqing Zhao
Peking University, China


Risks and Disturbances

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CordonnierDr Thomas Cordonnier
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

FernandesProf Paulo M Fernandes
Universidade Tras Os Montes & Alto Douro, Portugal

GardinerDr Barry A Gardiner
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

LiuProf Shuguang (Leo) Liu
National Engineering Laboratory for Applied Technology of Forestry & Ecology in South China, Central South University of Forestry and Technology, China

MarçaisDr Benoit Marçais
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

MooreDr John Moore
Timberlands Comp., New Zealand

RobinDr Cécile Robin
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

SalléProf Aurélien Sallé
University of Orléans, France

StokesDr Alexia Stokes
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

YousefpourProf Rasoul Yousefpour
University of Freiburg, Germany


Wood Science

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AutyProf David Auty
Northern Arizona University, School of Forestry, USA

GardinerDr Barry A Gardiner
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

LebanDr Jean-Michel Leban
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

MooreDr John Moore
Timberlands Comp., New Zealand

RathgeberDr Cyrille Rathgeber
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France


Data Papers

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LesageDr Véronique Lesage
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France

Peiffer Dr Marianne Peiffer
National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France