Excellence in Peer Review: How to be an effective peer reviewer

What to expect at the event

This workshop will cover all the essentials of how to be an effective peer reviewer for researchers in all areas, including:

      • An overview of the different types of peer review

      • The responsibilities of a peer reviewer

      • How to critically assess an article and write an effective report

      • What to do if you have ethical concerns about an article you have been asked to review

      We offer certificates to participants who complete the workshop. And, if you would like the opportunity to gain further experience as a reviewer, after attending this workshop, we can link you with journals in your subject area.

      About the speakers

      Sonali Singh is a Desk Assessment Lead and is responsible for handling desk assessment checks for Taylor and Francis journals and managing team performance and workflow. She is a post-graduate in microbiology and has worked previously as a Research Fellow at Regional Centre for Biotechnology.

      Sandhya Gopi pursued B.Sc. Botany Honors from University of Delhi and received her masters in M.Sc. Microbiology from Central University of Rajasthan. She has recently completed 3 years with Taylor and Francis. Before working as a Team Lead-Content Review, she was working as Reviewer Selection Editor as a part of Global Peer Review Team of Taylor and Francis. 

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      Information about this event

      Date

      Time

      9:30 BST | 14:00 IST

      Location

      Online

      Tags

      Peer review

      The speakers

      Sonali Singh

      Desk Assessment Lead, Taylor & Francis

      Sandhya Gopi

      Team Lead – Content Review, Taylor & Francis

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