How to review a paper

This summer Chengcheng Kang reviewed three papers for some top conferences in her field. It was a daunting process at first, but she found practice makes perfect and is sharing her insights in this week’s PhD Life post…

Peer review

What is peer review? How does it work? In this guide Sharon Boden forewarns those of you new to the process about the various practices, procedures and stages of peer reviewing. Although it is unlikely that you will ever look forward to being reviewed by your peers, understanding the how, when, and why of peer…

Publishing your work – choosing a journal

Thinking of publishing but unsure how to choose a journal? In this guide Sharon Boden provides information on how to move forward with your publishing plans. At the start of your academic career, you may have more questions than answers about how and where to publish. Which journal should I choose? Will my choice affect…