Journal of Heredity Managing Editor

Dr. Carlos Driscoll is Managing Editor of Journal of Heredity.  He is the first contact person for most questions about the society and its journal.


Carlos manages the Journal's online submission site, ScholarOne Manuscripts, manages the peer-review process, designs the Journal covers, and develops policies and plans with our publisher, Oxford University Press. As AGA Manager, he assists the AGA President and Council in administering awards, conducting correspondence, managing the website and social media, and coordinating the annual symposium.



About the Journal

Journal of Heredity cover

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Issue 114-6 now online!

Check out this month's Editor's Choice by Sremba and others

Diversity of mitochondrial DNA in 3 species of great whales before and after modern whaling

AND!  See Dr. Sremba's Behind the Science blog post on whales! 

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