Antony M. Dean  
Dept. of Ecology, Evolution, & Behavior BioTechnology Institute, the University of Minnesota

Liming Li  
Associate Professor in Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Timothy Karr  
Associate Professor in The Biodesign Institute, Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, Arizona State University

Liqun Luo  
Professor, HHMI Investigator, Stanford University

Hedibert Freitas Lopes  
Associate Professor of Econometrics and Statistics, the University of Chicago

Rod Wing 
Director of Arizona Genomics Institute, Bud Antle Endowed Chair Professor - The School of Plant Sciences, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology