About Andrew Jermy
Andrew gained his PhD in Molecular Biology from the University of Manchester, UK, studying fungal protein trafficking and secretion. He was subsequently a microbiology editor at Nature for more than a decade, joining Nature Reviews Microbiology in 2008 as an Associate Editor after a brief stint as locum editor on Nature Cell Biology. Over the following 4.5 years Andrew developed a passion for the field, commissioning Reviews and writing on all aspects of microbiology. He also took a keen interest in developing new approaches to communicate with the microbiology community. In January 2013 Andrew joined the Nature team as Senior Editor, handling primary manuscripts from across the field and championing microbiology in Nature’s pages and beyond. Andrew left Nature in April 2015 to become the Chief Editor for the launch of Nature Microbiology. Having helped to establish Nature Microbiology as one of the premier journals in the microbiology publishing landscape, and in search of a better work-life balance, in January 2019 he left Nature to become Chief Publishing Officer (and tea boy) for the family GCSE and A-Level educational resources business established by his wife over the preceding three years.
Senior Research Fellow (Lecturer), Research Center for Nanotechnology Applied to Engineering of Sapienza (CNIS), Sapienza University of Rome
Professor of Bacterial Physiology and Genetics, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Bioengineering
CEO & Co-Founder, Zapnito Ltd.
Associate Editor, Springer Nature
Editor in Chief, Nature, Nature Research, Springer Nature
Global Director, Nature Partner Journals, Nature Research
Senior Lecturer at Faculty of Medicine, Bar Ilan University, Faculty of Medicine, Bar Ilan University
Science Communicator, Freelance
Head of Publishing, Nature Research and BMC
Managing Director, Thoroughly Good Consulting