Publons Academy - Students/Mentees

I cannot submit modules or play videos in the Publons Academy
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Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 11:11 AM
What manuscript should I select for my review?
Please choose a published paper from your field of research to review. Pre-prints (such as those from osf.io) are excellent papers to practice reviewing as ...
Fri, 7 Aug, 2020 at 10:28 AM
Who are Publons community volunteer mentors and how can I get one assigned?
Researchers on Publons who would like to volunteer to mentor and help students in the Publons Academy learn how to peer review, can express their interest o...
Thu, 25 Jun, 2020 at 2:51 PM
What if there are no available mentors in my field?
Our database of volunteer mentors grows all of the time as new mentors register to volunteer and when a cadet graduates their mentor will then become availa...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 10:37 AM
What are the guidelines and requirements for graduating from the Publons Academy?
In order to graduate from the Publons Academy you need to: Complete all 10 modules of the Publons Academy, Write 2 reviews during the course of 2 differe...
Fri, 4 Oct, 2019 at 9:30 AM
What is the Publons Academy?
The Publons Academy is a practical peer review training course for early-career researchers developed together with expert academics and editors to teach yo...
Fri, 4 Oct, 2019 at 9:57 AM
How do I enrol in the Publons Academy?
If you would like to enrol in our free, online, practical peer review course you can do so from the Publons Academy information page by clicking 'Go to ...
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018 at 5:14 PM
Do you have to register on Publons to take the course?
Yes, you need to register to have a Publons account (this is all free) to take the course, and during the course you will start to complete your Publons pro...
Fri, 7 Aug, 2020 at 10:32 AM
How do I get to the Publons Academy course?
If you have not enrolled in our free, online, practical peer review course yet you can do so from the Publons Academy information page by clicking 'Go ...
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019 at 3:31 PM
How long will it take to complete the course?
We estimate that most students can complete Publons Academy in 10-15 hours. Here's a brief rundown of what to expect: Modules 1-4 each contain ...
Fri, 4 Oct, 2019 at 9:51 AM