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.

Susanne Wymann von Dach

CDE, University of Bern

MountainDevelopment, MountainPlatform

Anne Zimmermann

CDE, University of Bern

MountainResearch, MountainAgenda

Sarah-Lan Mathez-Stiefel

CDE, University of Bern

MountainResearch

Book Review Editor

Martin Price

Centre for Mountain Studies, Perth College, University of Highlands and Islands

MountainMedia

Assistant Editor

Marlène Thibault

CDE, University of Bern

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

Ruchi Badola

India

Jörg Balsiger

Switzerland

Jill M. Belsky

USA

Astrid Björnsen Gurung

Switzerland

Peng Cui

China

Yayoi Fujita Lagerqvist

Australia

José M. García-Ruiz

Spain

Georg Gratzer

Austria

Ricardo Grau

Argentina

Andreas Heinimann

Switzerland

Thomas Hofer

Italy

Bahadar Nawab Khattak

Pakistan

Jacek Kozak

Poland

Hermann Kreutzmann

Germany

Joanne Millar

Australia

Esther Mwangi

Kenya

Marcus Nüsser

Germany

Stefano Pagiola

USA

Nadine Salzmann

Switzerland

Dietrich Schmidt-Vogt

Germany

Hans Schreier

Canada

Eklabya Sharma

Nepal

Surendra Pratap Singh

India

Thomas Streifeneder

Italy

Rolf Weingartner

Switzerland

Jianchu Xu

China

Gete Zeleke

Ethiopia

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.

Eklabya Sharma

ICIMOD, Nepal

Yuka Makino

FAO, Italy

María Argüello

CONDESAN, Peru

Andreas Heinimann

CDE, Switzerland

Carolina Adler

MRI, Switzerland

Roy C. Sidle

UCA/MSRI, Kyrgyz Republic

Ursula Schüpbach

FoLAP, Switzerland

Martin Price

CMS, Scotland

Yanhong Wu

IMHE, China

V. Ralph Clark

ARU, South Africa

Philbert Nsengiyumva

ARCOS, Uganda

Andrea Fischer

IGF/ÖAW, Austria

Managing Director, IMS

PD Dr. Andreas Heinimann

Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern

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