GENETICS Peer Review Training Workshop
Tuesday, March 12, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Scripps
This workshop will provide an introduction to peer reviewing for early career researchers, including graduate students. The workshop will cover
best practices and a mock review. Becoming a better reviewer will help you to become a better author and to hone some of the skills central
to scientific success, including critical thinking, evaluating research, providing helpful feedback, and understanding the mindset and
expectations of peer reviewers and editors.
- Principles and Purpose of Peer Review
- Models of Peer Review
- Dissecting a manuscript
- Drafting Reviews
- Evaluating Reviews
- The Journey of a Manuscript at GENETICS
- Panel Discussion with GENETICS Editors
- Discussion Topics
- Best practices
- Determining scope
- Assessing interest to readers
Advance registration required.
Fee: $80. Limited attendance. Sign up during the conference registration process. If you have previously registered, you can also add this event to your existing registration record here. For workshop-only signup, use this link.
Friday, March 15, 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm, Chapel
Lost in publication? Not ready to publish yet, but curious about the peer-review process? Students and postdocs are invited to join journal
editors, including editors and editorial staff from the GSA journals GENETICS and G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics, to discuss
the ins-and-outs of getting your articles published. All questions welcome!
Advance registration preferred.