PEER REVIEW SERVICES
Bringing Journals and Peer Reviewers together
Journal Matcher brings Journals and peer reviewers together in a climate where there are increasing numbers of academic articles that need reviewing. We guarantee to match Journals with peer reviewers who are knowledgeable, trained to a high standard and will provide high-quality reviews on time.
WHAT ARE THE CURRENT ISSUES FOR JOURNALS AND PEER REVIEWERS?
Two thirds of Journal Editors say it is difficult to find peer reviewers. Often searching for peer reviewers is a time consuming process.
More than half of reviews are not completed by the agreed deadline. This has a major impact on the publishing process.
SPEED OF REVIEWS
Over half of those currently reviewing said they would like more guidance and the opportunity to attend training.
Research has found that those new to peer reviewing want formal training or guidance when starting out.
LACK OF TRAINING
Journal Editors often have to contend with reviews that are often poor quality, giving little useful information.
QUALITY OF REVIEWS
There is increasing debate about the current issues with peer review and a growing consensus that peer reviewers should be paid for their time.