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Tue 11 Jun 2019
11:00 - 12:00

Venue: Sidgwick Site, Alison Richard Building, SG1

Provided by: Office of Scholarly Communication


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Getting started with peer review (for early career researchers and third and fourth year PhD students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

Tue 11 Jun 2019


If you have recently started receiving peer reviews, or would like to become a reviewer, this is an unmissable chance to pick up tips and best practices for responding to reviews, being noticed as a reviewer, getting your review done, and getting credit for your work

The Office of Scholarly Communication invites you to an essential introduction to Peer Review.

You'll learn...

  • how to make the most of the peer review process
  • how to increase the chance of being asked to review
  • how to get ready to review and be recognized for your work
  • how to write the feedback you wish you'd received.
Target audience
  • PhD students in HASS disciplines
  • Early career researchers in HASS disciplines
  • Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 11 Jun 2019   11:00 - 12:00 11:00 - 12:00 Sidgwick Site, Alison Richard Building, SG1 map Dr B. Gini

At the conclusion of the session, you will

  • understand the purpose of peer review and identify the different forms peer review can take
  • understand how to respond to peer review
  • understand how to make your profile more visible to editors
  • understand and apply best practices for accepting a peer review invitation, evaluating a manuscript, and writing critical feedback

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