Roles and Responsibilities of Reviewers
Here are some privileges and advantages you will avail as a reviewer:
Assist the editor in making editorial decisions.
The reviewer should notify the editor and excuse himself from the process if he/she feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible.
Treat every manuscripts received for review as confidential documents. They must not be shown to or discussed with others unless authorized by the editor. Under double-blind review the identity of the reviewers and the authors are hidden from each other.
Conduct reviews objectively without any personal criticism of the author. The reviewer should express their views about the article clearly with supporting arguments.
Identify relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors.
Any statement that an observation, derivation, or argument that had been previously reported should be accompanied by the relevant citation. A reviewers should call to the editor's attention any substantial similarity or overlap between the manuscript under consideration and any other published paper of which they have personal knowledge.
Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential and not used for personal advantage.
Reviewer should not consider manuscripts in which they have conflicts of interest resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions connected with the papers.
Should help the authors to improve the paper in the light of their own professional expertise.The reviewer should share with the author any additional literature that may provide useful comparison, or clarification of an approach.
Assist in a rigorous process to ensure only the best research is published.
Maintain their awareness of current research emerging within the discipline.
How to join as a Reviewer?
We welcome you to join as a peer reviewer for journals published by Edorium Journals.
The position of reviewer is purely voluntary in nature.
As the circumstances may change from time to time for any reviewer, he/she is free to exit the reviewer panel at any time by giving a notice of at least 15 days. Notice period will allow us to may make alternate arrangements for the manuscripts assigned to the reviewer wanting to exit the reviewer panel.