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Editorial Staff

The Journal of Gemmology team consists of the following staff, assisted by several Associate Editors.

EDITORIAL STAFF

Alan Hart

Executive Editor

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Brendan Laurs

Editor-in Chief

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Carol Stockton

Editorial Assistant

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Mary Burland

Production Editor

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Roger Harding

Editor Emeritus

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Ya’akov Almor

Marketing Consultant

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ASSOCIATE EDITORS

Our team of Associate Editors is comprised of numerous experts who provide a vital peer review service for all Feature Articles and Gemmological Briefs published in The Journal.

Name 
Position
Dr Ahmadjan Abduriyim Tokyo Gem Science, Tokyo, Japan
Dr Benjamin Rondeau University of Nantes, France
Dr Raquel Alonso-Perez Harvard Univeristy Mineralogical & Geological Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA 
Edward Boehm RareSource, Chattanooga, Tennesee, USA
Maggie Campbell Pedersen Organic Gems, London
Prof. Alan T. Collins King's College London
Dr. John L. Emmett Crystal Chemistry, Brush Prairie, Washington, USA 
Prof. Emmanuel Fritsch University of Nantes, France 
Rui Galopim de Carvalho Portugal Gemas, Lisbon, Portugal
Prof. Lee A. Groat University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Thomas Hainschwang GGTL Laboratories, Balzers, Liechtenstein
Prof. Henry A. Hanni GemExpert, Basel, Switzerland
Dr Jeff W. Harris University of Glasgow
Alan D. Hart Gem-A, London
Dr Ulrich Henn German Gemmological Association, Idar-Oberstein, Germany
Dr Jaroslav Hyršl Prague, Czech Republic
Brian Jackson National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh
Dr Stefanos Karampelas Bahrain Institute for Pearls & Gemstones (DANAT), Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Dr Lore Kiefert Gübelin Gem Lab Ltd., Lucerne, Switzerland
Dr Hiroshi Kitawaki Central Gem Laboratory, Tokyo, Japan
Dr Michael S. Krzemnicki Swiss Gemmological Institute SSEF, Basel, Switzerland
Shane F. McClure Gemological Institute of America, Carlsbad, California, USA
Dr Jack M. Ogden Striptwist Ltd., London, UK
Dr Federico Pezzotta Natural History Museum of Milan, Italy
Dr Jeffrey E. Post Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA
Prof. Andrew H. Rankin Kingston University, Surrey
Prof. George Rossman California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
Dr Karl Schmetzer Petershausen, Germany
Dr Dietmar Schwarz AIGS Laboratory, Bangkok, Thailand
Menahem Sevdermish Gemewizard Ltd., RamatGan, Israel
Dr Guanghai Shi China University of Geosciences, Beijing
Dr James E. Shigley Gemological Institute of America, Carlsbad, California, USA
Christopher P. Smith American Gemological Laboratories Inc., New York, USA
Evelyne Stern London
Elisabeth Strack Gemmologisches Institut Hamburg, Germany
Tay Thye Sun Far East Gemological Laboratory, Singapore
Dr Pornsawat Wathanakul Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
Dr Chris M. Welbourn Reading, Berkshire
Dr Bert Willems Leica Microsystems, Wetzlar, Germany, Belgium
Bear Williams Stone Group Laboratories LLC, Jefferson City, Missouri, USA
Dr J. C. (Hanco) Zwaan National Museum of Natural History - 'Naturalis', Leiden, The Netherlands

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