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Tue 19 Nov 2019
15:30 - 17:00

Venue: Postdoc Centre@ Mill Lane, Eastwood Room

Provided by: Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

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How to Be a Great Peer Reviewer - Everything Editors Want You to Know

Tue 19 Nov 2019


If you have recently started peer reviewing, or are ready to get involved, the OSC invites you to this unmissable session, where you will pick up tips and best practices from PLOS, publishers of the world's largest multi-disciplinary peer-reviewed journal.

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Postdocs Researchers Postgraduates


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 19 Nov   15:30 - 17:00 15:30 - 17:00 Postdoc Centre@ Mill Lane, Eastwood Room map Dr B. Gini

You'll learn about...

  • the purpose of peer review and the different forms peer review can take
  • your role as reviewer
  • the best practices for accepting a peer review invitation, evaluating a manuscript, and writing critical feedback
  • how to create opportunities for professional development as a reviewer

The session will be delivered by Dr Beatrice Gini, Training Coordinator at the Office of Scholarly Communication and an editor from PLOS. Bea has worked in secondary education and as a research consultant with the Zoological Society of London. At the OSC she supports researchers and PhD students who want to learn more about publishing, Open Research and Research Data Management.



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