Mentors

FAQs for peer review mentors

What are community volunteer mentors?
Within the Web of Science Academy we have courses where early career researchers can learn to peer review manuscripts for academic journals. Learners can s...
Wed, 26 May, 2021 at 11:41 AM
How do I use the Web of Science Academy to co-review?
The Web of Science Academy platform contains courses on how to peer review, as well as a course called 'Co-review with a mentor'. You can encourag...
Wed, 26 May, 2021 at 11:56 AM
What kind of co-review feedback and mentoring should I provide my students?
Junior colleagues benefit greatly from receiving mentoring in peer review. Giving constructive feedback is a valuable skill that reviewers but also peer rev...
Tue, 1 Jun, 2021 at 3:08 PM
Do I get public recognition and a certificate for mentoring in the Web of Science Academy?
All courses on the Web of Science Academy results in a certificate once successfully completed. We are working on setting up a connection between the Web of...
Tue, 1 Jun, 2021 at 3:12 PM
What happened to the Publons Academy?
The Publons Academy was a peer review course within the Publons platform that facilitated co-review with a mentor. In order to provide a better user experie...
Tue, 1 Jun, 2021 at 3:25 PM
Publons Academy moving platforms - what you need to know
**This change only affects the Publons Academy peer review training course, Publons profiles are unaffected** On May 3rd we informed all current learners ...
Wed, 5 May, 2021 at 2:51 PM