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Journal of Biosecurity, Biosafety and Biodefense Law

Editor In Chief: Victoria Sutton
Edited by: Brie Sherwin
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Objective
The Journal of Biosecurity, Biosafety and Biodefense Law (JBBBL) offers both a legal and scientific perspective on current issues concerning bioterrorism, public health and safety, and national security. Edited by an international board of leading scholars from all the continents, our journal is aware that bioterrorism related issues are global problems. Our goal is to develop a unique international community of legal scholars, scientists and policy experts who will address current issues in these fields.

Submission is welcome from all over the world from both the scientific and legal community. Submitted articles will be evaluated for possible publication according to their topical relevance and the importance of their contribution to scholarship. In support of the timely nature of this material, articles are published very quickly upon acceptance.

Topics

  • Biosecurity
  • Biosafety
  • Biodefense
  • Bioterrosism
  • Public health
  • Biological weapons
  • International health regulations
  • Biocriminology
Article formats
Articles, Reviews

> Information on submission process

History

Content available since 2011 (Volume 1, Issue 1)

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Submission
You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to...
http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/dgjbbbl
...and you will be guided through the whole peer-reviewing and publishing process.

Submission process
  • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool
  • Peer review process (you will be guided through every step)
  • Decision on your paper
  • If accepted: you have the option to publish it open access
  • Publication online and in print
Please note
  • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
  • Before submitting your article please have a look at our Publication Ethics Statement and our copyright agreement
  • Once your article is accepted you have the option to publish it open access
  • Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract
  • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors
  • Questions about submissions can be directed to the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Victoria Sutton, at vickie.sutton@ttu.edu.

We look forward to receiving your manuscript!

Chief Editor

Victoria Sutton, MPA, PhD, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law

Managing Editor

Brie Sherwin, MS, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law

Professional Associate Editors

Jeffery Addicott, St. Mary's University School of Law
Maurizio Barbeschi, PhD, World Health Organization
Cory Davenport, PhD, National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), University of Maryland
Robert Cook Deegan, Duke University
Susan A. Ehrlich, J.D., LL.M., National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity (NSABB)
David P. Fidler, PhD, MPhil, BCL, IU Center on American and Global Security
Lawrence O. Gostin, JD, Georgetown University Law Center
I. Michael Greenberger, JD, University of Maryland School of Law
Gregory D. Koblentz, PhD, George Mason University
Gabriele Kraatz-Wadsack, PhD, United Nations
Kimberly Schuenke, PhD, University of Texas Medical Branch
Annette Sobel, M.D., M.S., FAAFP, FAsMA, P.E., Executive for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Strategic Health Security Initiatives, Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
David H. Walker, MD, University of Texas Medical Branch

Volume 5 Student Executive Board 

Joel Aldrich, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief, J.D. Candidate (2015)
Alexandria Dover, Executive Managing Editor, J.D. Candidate (2014)
Andrew Wipke, Lead Articles Editor, J.D./M.P.A Candidate (2013)
Grace Preston, Organizational Development Manager, J.D. Candidate (2015)

Volume 5 Student Editors

Anna Hart, JD Candidate 2014
Jessica Klaus, JD Candidate 2013
Neha Casturi, JD Candidate 2013
Josh Leamons, JD Candidate 2014
Charly Rupprecht, JD Candidate 2014
Priya Sivaraman, JD/MBA Candidate 2014
William Wells, JD Candidate 2014
Kristen Beltran, JD Candidate 2015
Charles Carver, JD Candidate 2015
Neel Gandhi, JD Candidate 2015
Theda Strickler, JD Candidate 2015
Ashley Tseung, JD Candidate 2015
Jennifer Wissinger, JD Candidate 2015

Editors-in-Chief Emeriti

Jeff Mustin, J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, Vol. 1 Editor-in-Chief
James Garrett, J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, Vol. 2 Editor-in-Chief
Marshall Meringola, J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, Vol. 3 Editor-in-Chief
J. Austin Franklin, J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, Vol. 4 Editor-in-Chief

Past Associate Student Editors

Mikela Bryant, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Lisa Danley, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Christopher Jackson, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Laci Lawrence, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Bradley Carlson, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Shane Bebout, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Heather Carson, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Jessica Haseltine, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Chris Mahaffey, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Marissa Marino, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Zachary Noblitt, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law
Greg Whitley, JD, Texas Tech University School of Law

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