Professor Jafar Nouri is an Emeritus Professor of the Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health and Institute of Health Research Center, of the Tehran University of Medical Sciences. His major research interests are in environmental science and management areas such as environmental impact assessment, HSE management systems as well as dealing with environmental issues at industrial and urban projects. He is the adviser of the journals of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of Iran. Meanwhile, He has served as the Dean of the Graduate School of the Environment and Energy of the Science and Research Branch of the Islamic Azad University. He carries more than 35 years of environmental research and teaching experience encompassing a variety of environmental science and management area. He has published 12 scientific books and more than 150 articles about related subjects at international journals. He has funded and acted as the Editor in Chief of an ISI/ Web of Science journal called “International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (IJEST)” for 10 years. Moreover, he has been the Co-Editor of “Iranian Journal of Environmental Health, Science and Engineering (IJEHSE)”. He is currently serving as the founder and the Editor in Chief of a new journal called “Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management (GJESM)”. Recently, he has been promoted to the director of the INIC English Journals Group for standardization and indexing of scientific journals belonging to Iran Nano Initiative Council, Vice-Presidency for Science and Technology. In addition, he is acting as the journal adviser in Iran Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in standardization and indexing of the national scientific publications.