Clocks & Sleep — Editors

Editors

Prof. Christian Cajochen
Editor-in-Chief
Psychiatric Hospital of the University of Basel, Centre for Chronobiology, Wilhelm-Kleinstr. 27 CH-4002 Basel, Switzerland
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Interests: human circadian rhythm and sleep research
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Prof. Paul Franken
Editor-in-Chief
University of Lausanne, Center for Integrative Genomics, Genopode building, CH-1015 Lausanne-Dorigny, Switzerland
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Interests: Sleep and energy homeostasis, circadian clock genes, QTL analysis, genetics of EEG activity
Prof. Ramin Khatami
Section Editor-in-Chief
Center for Sleep Medicine, Sleep Research and Epileptology, Klinik Barmelweid AG, 5017 Barmelweid, Switzerland
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Interests: sleep homeostasis; neurological sleep disorders; narcolepsy; epilepsy; parasomnias; restless legs syndrome; respiratory sleep disorders
Prof. Malcolm von Schantz
Section Editor-in-Chief
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
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Interests: natural variation in circadian and sleep phenotype; circadian oscillation and output mechanisms in humans
Prof. Marcos G. Frank
Section Editor-in-Chief
Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Washington State University, Spokane WA, USA
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Interests: neural development; sleep; synaptic plasticity; glia
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Prof. Urs Albrecht
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Biology, Chemin du Musée 5, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
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Interests: Mouse; Environment-clock interaction; clock mechanism; Clock resetting; Light; Metabolism; Mood related behaviors
Dr. Sarah Chellappa
Section Editor-in-Chief
Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, 036 BLI, Room 039C, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: non-image forming light effects; circadian rhythms; sleep; sleep deprivation; cognitive neuroscience; metabolism
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kantermann
Section Editor-in-Chief
University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management (FOM), Leimkugelstraße, Essen, Germany; SynOpus, Alte Hattinger Strasse, Bochum, Germany
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Interests: Chronobiology; Sleep; Health & performance; Non-visual effects of light exposure; Shift-work; School/education
Dr. Christina Schmidt
Section Editor-in-Chief
Universite de Liege, Liege, Belgium
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Interests: Cognition, cerebral correlates of cognition, sleep, circadian rhythms, cognitive and brain ageing
Assoc. Prof. Tamar Shochat
Section Editor-in-Chief
Cheryl Spencer Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa 3498838, Israel
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Interests: sleep; sleep patterns; insomnia; cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia; chronobiology; adolescents; older adults; shiftwork
Dr. Arcady Putilov
Section Editor-in-Chief
Research Institute for Molecular Biology and Biophysics, Russia
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Interests: sleep regulation, circadian biology, biomedical modeling, chronotypology, individual differences

Editorial Board

Prof. Antoine Adamantidis
Department of Neurology, INSELSPITAL, University of Bern, OPO E, Room 216, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
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Dr. Daniel Aeschbach
Department of Sleep and Human Factors Research, Institute of Aerospace Medicine, German Aerospace Center, Linder Höhe, 51147 Cologne, Germany
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Interests: human performance; sleep regulation; individual differences; quantitative EEG
Prof. Simon Archer
Faculty of Health and Medical Science, University of Surrey, Stag Hill Campus, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH, UK
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Interests: sleep and circadian genetics
Prof. Dr. Claudio Bassetti
Department of Neurology, UniversitatsSpital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
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Prof. Patrice Bourgin
Sleep Disorders Center & CIRCSom (International Research Center for ChronoSomnology), University Hospital, 1 place de l’hôpital, Research Team "Light, Circadian Rhythms, Sleep Homeostasis and Neuropsychiatry", CNRS UPR 3212, Institute for Cellular and Integrative Neurosciences, 5 rue Blaise Pascal, 67000 Strasbourg, France
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Prof. Pablo Brockmann
Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Pulmonology, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
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Assoc. Prof. Sean W. Cain
Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences, Sleep Program, School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, 18 Innovation Walk, Clayton Campus, Clayton VIC 3800, Australia
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Interests: light sensitivity; depression; circadian rhythm sleep disorders; sex differences; learning & memory; nonphotic clock input; metabolism
Dr. Etienne Challet
Neurobiology of Rhythms UPR 3212 CNRS, Institute for Cellular and Integrative Neurosciences, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
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Interests: circadian rhythms; clock genes; nutrition; energy metabolism
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Circadian Rhythms: Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms
Prof. Christopher Cowell
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
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Interests: suprachiasmatic nucleus; neuropeptides; developmental disabilities; neurodegenerative disorders
Assoc. Prof. Robert Dallmann
Warwick Medical School - Division of Biomedical Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
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Interests: circadian; metabolomics; cancer; behavior; animal models
Dr. Konstantin Danilenko
Institute of Physiology and Basic Medicine, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Timakova 4, Novosibirsk 630117, Russia
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Interests: chronophysiology and chronotherapy
Assoc. Prof. Tom Deboer
Laboratory for Neurophysiology, Department of Cell and Chemical Biology, Leiden University Medical Center-LUMC, Leiden, Netherlands
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Interests: sleep; circadian rhythms; temperature; electrophysiology; electroencephalography; suprachiasmatic nucleus
Prof. Derk-Jan Dijk
University of Surrey, Surrey Sleep Research Centre, Surrey, UK
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Interests: pharmacological manipulation of sleep and cognition; the role of circadian rhythmicity in sleep regulation; identification of novel-biomarkers for susceptibility to the negative effects of sleep loss; understanding age and sex related differences in sleep physiology and sleep disorders
Assoc. Prof. Jeanne F. Duffy
Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Avenue, BLI-438, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: human; aging; sex differences; cognitive performance; morningness-eveningness; circadian period; PRC; shift work; circadian rhythm sleep disorders; entrainment
Prof. Carolina Escobar
Departamento de Anatomía, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510, México City, Mexico
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Interests: experimental models fn circadian disruption; obesity; sleep deprivation; depression-like behavior; addiction; food entrainment; anticipatory activity
Dr. Stephany Fulda
Sleep and Epilepsy Center, Civic Hospital (EOC) of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland
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Interests: sleep; sleep signal analysis; clinical sleep medicine; sleep-related movement disorders
Dr. Claude Gronfier
Institut Cellule Souche et Cerveau, Bron, France
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Interests: humans; sleep; circadian; pupillary light reflex; melatonin; melanopsin; circadian disorders; hormones; cognition; pain; light; light therapy; aging; photoreceptor; non-visual; non-image forming
Dr. Jose Haba-Rubio
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Centre for Investigation and Research in Sleep (CIRS), Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: movement disorders during sleep; epidemiology of sleep/sleep disorders; sleep in neurological disorders (stroke); central hypersomnias (narcolepsy, idiopathic hypersomnia, Kleine-Levin syndrome)
Assoc. Prof. Raphael Heinzer
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Center for Investigation and Research in Sleep, Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: epidemiology of sleep disorders; sleep disordered breathing; sleep in extreme conditions; nocturnal breathing physiology
Assist. Prof. Kerstin Hoedlmoser
University of Salzburg, Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience, Hellbrunnerstraße 34, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
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Interests: sleep; memory; learning; development
Assoc. Prof. Aarti Jagannath
Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute, OMPI-G, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 3RE, UK
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Interests: light; molecular clock; entrainment; cell signalling
Assoc. Prof. Elizabeth Klerman
Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: human; circadian; sleep; mathematical modeling; mathematical analyses
Prof. Hans-Peter Landolt
University of Zurich, Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Winterthurerstrasse 190, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland
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Interests: sleep-wake regulation; sleep-wake neurochemistry; pharmacogenetics; sleep systems biomarkers; precision sleep-wake medicine
Dr. Monique K. LeBourgeois
Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309-0354, USA
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Interests: sleep; circadian rhythms; development; childre
Assist. Prof. June Lo
Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
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Interests: sleep; sleep deprivation; cognitive performance; adolescents; adults
Assoc. Prof. Steven Lockley
Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Suite 438, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: light; melatonin; circadian; blindness; shiftwork; work hours; performance; non-24-hour sleep-wake disorder; architecture
Prof. Robert Lucas
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
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Interests: photoentrainment; melanopsin; retina; vision; light
Assoc. Prof. Anita Lüthi
DNF-University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 9, CH-1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: sleep; oscillations; arousability; synaptic plasticity; ion channels
Prof. Tami Martino
Director, Centre for Cardiovascular Investigations, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada
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Interests: cardiovascular; heart; cardiovascular disease; heart disease; murine models of cardiovascular pathophysiology; circadian mutant mice and cardiovascular system
Dr. Valerie Mongrain
Department of Neuroscience, Université de Montréal, Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hopital du Sacre-Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
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Interests: sleep; circadian rhythms; electrophysiology; mammals; gene expression; neuronal plasticity
PD Dr. Mirjam Münch
Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Institute of Physiology, Group Sleep Research & Clinical Chronobiology, St. Hedwig-Krankenhaus, Grosse Hamburger Str. 5-11, 10115 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: circadian and seasonal rhythms; light history; EEG; daylight; pupil; sleep; photobiology
Prof. Christoph Nissen
University Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Bern, Switzerland
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Interests: sleep; plasticity; psychiatry
Prof. Mario Pedrazzoli
Universidade de Sao Paulo-USP, School of Sciences and Humanities and Arts, Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Interests: human circadian rhythms; genetics of sleep and circadian rhythms; epidemiology of sleep and circadian phenotypes; sleep and culture; sleep and geography; light and circadian phenotypes
Prof. Philippe Peigneux
Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Brussels, Belgium
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Interests: sleep; learning and memory; memory consolidation; neuroimaging; cognition; brain plasticity
Assoc. Prof. Stuart Peirson
Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute (SCNi), Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
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Interests: light; melanopsin; retina; circadian; sleep; photoreceptor; behavior; animal models; neuropsychiatric disease
Dr. Andrew Phillips
Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences, School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
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Interests: mathematical modeling; computational neuroscience; circadian rhythms; cognitive performance; sleep metrics
Prof. Shantha Rajaratnam
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
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Interests: circadian rhythms; insomnia; sleep; sleep disorders; melatonin; shift work; light; sleepiness-related crashes
Dr. Geraldine Rauchs
Normandie Univ, UNICAEN, EPHE, INSERM U1077, GIP Cyceron, Neuropsychologie et Imagerie de la Mémoire Humaine, 14074, Caen, France
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Interests: sleep; memory; aging; Alzheimer's disease; amyloid; neuroimaging
Dr. Joan Santamaria
Neurology Service and Multidisciplinary Sleep Disorders Unit, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: parasomnias; sleep in neurological disorders; sleepiness; EEG; narcolepsy
Prof. Eva Schernhammer
Department of Epidemiology, Center for Public Health, Medizinische Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria
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Interests: chronic disease risk; cancer; prevention; circadian epidemiology; sleep; circadian system in humans; melatonin; circadian genes; night shift work
Dr. Francesca Siclari
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Centre for Investigation and Research in Sleep (CIRS), Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: dreaming; consciousness; sleep perception; parasomnias; high-density EEG
Prof. Debra J. Skene
Chronobiology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK
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Interests: human chronobiology; circadian rhythms; sleep; pineal melatonin; melatonin agonists; nonvisual effects of light; older people; blindness; shift work; chronometabolomics; chrononutrition
Dr. Karine Spiegel
Lyon Neuroscience Research Center (CRNL) - INSERM U1028 - UMR 5292, Bron, France
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Interests: sleep restriction; metabolic health; endocrinology; diabetes; obesity
Dr. Kai Spiegelhalder
Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychophysiology/Sleep Medicine, Universitat Freiburg im Breisgau, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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Interests: insomnia; psychological sleep research; psychiatric sleep research
Dr. Manuel Spitschan
Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Anna Watts Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK
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Interests: non-image-forming and image-forming vision; melanopsin; cones and rods; pupillary light reflex; psychophysics; fMRI
Prof. Mehdi Tafti
Department of Physiology, University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 9, CH-1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
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Interests: genetics of sleep; sleep disorders; animal models; in vitro electrophysiology
Dr. Gilles Vandewalle
Universite de Liege, Liege, Belgium
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Interests: brain mechanisms of the regulation of sleep and wakefulness and associated cognitive functions; sleep homeostasis, circadian timing system, non-visual impact of light; genetics of sleep-wake regulation; inter-individual difference sleep-wake regulation; impact of aging; sleep-wake regulation and health; MRI/fMRI; EEG; TMS-EEG; PET
Dr. Céline Vetter
Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0447, USA
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Interests: circadian rhythms; translational chronobiology; epidemiology of cardiometabolic disorders; mood; field and intervention studies; shift work; work schedules; light exposure; occupational health; chronotype; circadian misalignment; sleep
Dr. Raphaelle Winsky-Sommerer
Surrey Sleep Research Centre, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
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Interests: relationship between sleep disturbances and neuropsychiatric symptoms in psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders; mechanisms underlying the effects of stress on sleep; pharmacology of sleep and wakefulness; sleep and circadian studies in preclinical models
Prof. Phyllis Zee
Department of Neurology and Center for Circadian and Sleep Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
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