1999 - PhD Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of North Carolina
1998 - BA East Asian Studies, University of Virginia
1994 - MSc Animal Science, North Carolina State University
Dr Benyon现任美国农业部美国园艺研究实验室研究员，主要从事柑橘和特种作物的改良研究。目前的研究工作：判定抗柑橘黄龙病、细菌病原体、病媒昆虫的基因靶。Dr Benyon 具有多元科学背景，曾在霍华德休斯医学研究所进行抗菌肽研究。拥有在东亚工作的经历：曾与中国福建农林大学的科技人员共事，曾在日本冈山大学担任博士后助理。自2011年起为理文编辑工作。
Dr Benyon is a researcher for the USDA-ARS in the US Horticultural Research Laboratory, which concentrates on improving citrus and specialty crops. His current research involves identifying genetic targets for combating Huanglongbing/Citrus greening in citrus, the bacterial pathogen, and the insect vectors. Dr Benyon has a diversified science background, including having researched antimicrobial peptides at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Dr Benyon has also worked in East Asia with scientists from Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, China, and was a post-doctoral associate at Okayama University in Japan. Dr Benyon began editing for the Edanz Group in 2011.