About the Editors

Walter Kolch, Editorial Board Member
University College Dublin, Ireland
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Having obtained a MD from the University of Vienna, Austria, Walter Kolch worked in academia, research institutions and pharmaceutical industry. He was a Senior Group Leader at the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research in Glasgow and Professor for Molecular Cell Biology at the University of Glasgow, UK. Currently, he is Director of Systems Biology Ireland and the Conway Institute of Biomolecular & Biomedical Research at University College Dublin, Ireland. His research interests developed from the study of oncogenes to include signal transduction, proteomics and systems biology with a view to understand how biochemical signalling networks specify biological behaviour.