What you need to know if you want to be Peer Reviewer

Why would anyone want to become a peer review? This job is often not paid and can be pretty demanding. The answer is clear – in science, it’s not all about the money. When you become a peer reviewer, it’s some kind of honor. It means that your...

What You Should Know about Peer Review

When you get a chance to publish an academic paper, research, or to present some new concept to the competent audience, that process is long and detailed. It can take a while from writing to the publication of your work. Quite often, the author will have to make some...

Our new website

We launched ReviewerCredits.com in July 2016: the website was developed in php by the small swiss company Joins. We are indebted to Joins and particularly to Fulvio Castelli, who believed in the project and realized the website for a very modest amount. Fulvio...

Should scientists receive credit for peer review?

We replicate this interesting article, originally published here: http://asapbio.org/curry-credit under Creative Commons Licence by Stephen Curry, Professor of Structural Biology, Imperial College (@Stephen_Curry) As the song goes – and I have in mind the Beatles’...

The Global Burden of Journal Peer Review

The Global Burden of Journal Peer Review in the Biomedical Literature: Strong Imbalance in the Collective Enterprise Originally published PLoS ONE 11(11): e0166387. Michail Kovanis, Raphaël Porcher, Philippe Ravaud, Ludovic Trinquart The growth in scientific...

Why did we do ReviewerCredits?

I have known Robert since a long time. Actually, I remember doing a physics lab with him, in the first year of medical school, back in 1995. Since then we have always been very good frieds, so have always been (and are) our wifes and, now, are our 3+3 kids. Our...