Professor of Geology Jonathan Lees is the new editor-in-chief of Seismological Research Letters, a bimonthly professional journal.
Lees will assume his new position beginning with the journal’s March/April 2011 issue.
The journal, published by the Seismological Society of America, is read by seismologists and non-specialists. It reports on recent earthquakes and other current events.
Lee has published work in Seismological Research Letters, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research and Nature. He researches active fault zones, volcanoes and geothermal systems and has studied volcanic activity and how volcanoes work around the world.