New Editorial Board Announced for Journal of Data and Information Science

We are delighted to announce the new Editorial Board for the Journal of Data and Information Science (JDIS). With some familiar faces staying on and some new ones coming in, the new Editorial Board is appointed for a three-year term, beginning May 10, 2021. 

The new board brings together leading experts on the journal’s topics from a wide range of institutions and countries/regions. Their expertise would enable JDIS to continue to be a trustworthy academic communication hub. The information about the Editorial Board members is given below and on the journal website &  

We would like to thank Professor Ying Ding for her effective leadership as one of co-Editors-in-Chief over the past five years. We also express our profound appreciation to other outgoing editorial board members. They have made remarkable contributions to JDIS’s development.

The new Editorial Board is as follows:


  Xiaolin Zhang, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  Ronald Rousseau, University of Leuven, Belgium

Associate Editor-in-Chief

  Liying Yang, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Board Members

  Christine L. Borgman, University of California, USA
  Kevin Boyack, SciTech Strategies, Inc., USA
  Cong Cao, University of Nottingham Ningbo, China
  Dar-Zen Chen, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, China
  Cinzia Daraio, University of Rome, Italy
  Tove Faber Frandsen, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
  Jane Greenberg, Drexel University, USA
  Robin Haunschild, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Germany
  Xiaojun Hu, Zhejiang University, China
  Tao Jia, Southwest University, China
  Hamid R. Jamali, Charles Sturt University, Australia
  Guangjian Li, Peking University, China
  Yuelin Li, Nankai University, China
  Wei Liu, Shanghai Library, China
  Wei Lu, Wuhan University, China
  Xiaobin Lu, Renmin University, China
  Alberto Martin-Martin, University of Granada, Spain
  Eustache Megnigbeto, Bureau of Studies and Research in Information Science, Benin
  Olga Moskaleva, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia
  Ed Noyons, Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Netherlands
  José Miguel Baptista Nunes, Sun Yat-Sen University, China
  Han Woo Park, YeungNam University, Korea
  Qing Qian, Institute of Medical Information/Medical Library, CAMS, China
  Jian Qin, Syracuse University, USA
  Elias Sanz-Casado, University Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
  Zhesi Shen, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  Gunnar Sivertsen, Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education, Norway
  Neil Smalheiser, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
  Xinning Su, Nanjing University, China
  Shigeo Sugimoto, University of Tsukuba, Japan
  Tan Sun, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
  Li Tang, Fudan University, China
  Mike Thelwall, University of Wolverhampton, UK
  Nees Jan van Eck, Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Netherlands
  Lili Wang, Maastricht University, Netherlands
  Yuefen Wang, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
  Fang Wang, Nankai University, China
  Jevin D. West, Washington University, USA
  Dietmar Wolfram, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA
  Dan Wu, Wuhan University, China
  Jinshan Wu, Beijing Normal University, China
  Yishan Wu, Chinese Academy of Science and Technology for Development, China
  Erjia Yan, Drexel University, USA
  Guoliang Yang, Institute of Science and Development, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  Fred Y. Ye, Nanjing University, China
  Marcia Lei Zeng, Kent State University, USA
  Lin Zhang, Wuhan University, China
  Zhixiong Zhang, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  Dangzhi Zhao, University of Alberta, Canada
  Yuxiang Zhao, Renmin University, China