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Journal of Heredity Editorial Office


Editor in Chief

William Murphy, PhD

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Review Editor

Robin Waples, PhD


Book Editor

Stephen J. O'Brien, PhD


Social Media and Blog Editor

Miranda Wade, PhD



Managing Editor &

Public Information Officer

Carlos Driscoll, DPhil

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