Editor in Chief
Magdalena Skipper is Editor on Chief of Nature, an international journal of science and Chief Editorial Advisor for the Nature portfolio. By training, she is a geneticist and holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge. She has considerable editorial and publishing experience: having started in Nature Publishing Group in 2001, she was Chief Editor of Nature Reviews Genetics, Senior Editor for genetics and genomics at Nature, and more recently Executive Editor for the Nature Partner Journals. Before joining Nature as Editor in Chief she was Editor in Chief of Nature Communications. She is passionate about inclusive science and equitable collaborations, especially when it comes to groups that are underrepresented in research. She is a champion of transparent science and clarity in science communication.
Research is a collective effort. The lab bench needs to work with the science-policy interface, and public-private partnerships in drug development need to involve patients to design clinical...