Mountain Research and Development Journal
Photo by Marlène Thibault

Editorial team and boards

Associate Editors

The Associate Editors are responsible for management of MRD activities, production, and communication, and are in charge of the MountainDevelopment, MountainResearch, MountainNotes, and MountainPlatform sections. They support the Editors-in-Chief with regard to MRD’s strategic orientation.

Production Editors

Melanie Bonney

Allen Press

International Editorial Board

The International Editorial Board comprises acknowledged experts from the science and development communities. They ensure high-quality preliminary reviews, advise MRD on its thematic orientation, and help to shape and disseminate MRD as the key, internationally acknowledged, peer-reviewed mountain journal.

Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

Mexico

João Carlos Azevedo

Portugal

Ruchi Badola

India

Jörg Balsiger

Switzerland

Jill M. Belsky

USA

Oliver Bender

Austria

Astrid Björnsen Gurung

Switzerland

Rosalind Bryce

United Kingdom

V. Ralph Clark

South Africa

Peng Cui

China

Thomas Dax

Austria

Andrea Fischer

Austria

Yayoi Fujita Lagerqvist

Australia

Georg Gratzer

Austria

H. Ricardo Grau

Argentina

Andreas Heinimann

Switzerland

Thomas Hofer

Thailand

Bahadar Nawab Khattak

Pakistan

Hermann Kreutzmann

Germany

Karina Liechti

Switzerland

Bancy Mati

Kenya

Joanne Millar

Australia

Geoffrey Mukwada

South Africa

Sara Nowreen

Bangladesh

Marcus Nüsser

Germany

Iago Otero

Switzerland

Stefano Pagiola

USA

Davnah Payne

Switzerland

Manuel Peralvo

Equador

Julio Postigo

USA

Emmanuel Reynard

Switzerland

Nadine Salzmann

Switzerland

Dietrich Schmidt-Vogt

Germany

Stefan Schneiderbauer

Italy

Eklabya Sharma

Nepal

Surendra Pratap Singh

India

Thomas Streifeneder

Italy

Joerg Szarzynski

Germany

Yanhong Wu

China

Maria Wurzinger

Austria

Jianchu Xu

China

Gete Zeleke

Ethiopia

Wei Zhao

China

Representatives of IMS Institutional Members

The International Mountain Society (IMS) promotes research on mountains and knowledge for mountain development by publishing Mountain Research and Development. IMS institutional members are represented by individuals who serve as a link between MRD and their institutional networks and transfer MRD knowledge to policy debates.

Carolina Adler

MRI, Switzerland

María Argüello

CONDESAN, Peru

V. Ralph Clark

ARU, South Africa

Andrea Fischer

IGF/ÖAW, Austria

Andreas Heinimann

CDE, Switzerland

Yuka Makino

FAO, Italy

Martin Price

CMS, Scotland

Emmanuel Reynard

ICMR, Switzerland

Stefan Schneiderbauer

GLOMOS, for Eurac Research, Italy (shared representation)

Ursula Schüpbach

FoLAP, Switzerland

Eklabya Sharma

ICIMOD, Nepal

Roy C. Sidle

UCA/MSRI, Kyrgyz Republic

Joerg Szarzynski

GLOMOS, for UNU-EHS, Germany (shared representation)

Yanhong Wu

IMHE, China

IMS Board of Directors

Andreas Heinimann

CDE, Switzerland

Managing Director

Yuka Makino

FAO, Italy

Eklabya Sharma

ICIMOD, Nepal

Editorial Office

MRD Editorial Office
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
University of Bern
Mittelstrasse 43
3012 Bern
Switzerland

mrd-journal[at]cde.unibe.ch

Production Office at Allen Press

Melanie Bonney
Production Editors
Allen Press
810 East 10th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
USA

mrd-journal[at]peertrack.net