Véronique Kiermer, executive editor of the Nature Publishing Group, says that there is more "sloppiness" than in the past in journal submissions, Times Higher Education reported. Kiermer made the remark in a speech at the World Conference on Research Integrity. Among the problems she said she is seeing more of are: missing control tests, poor use of images, flaws in experimental design and reporting, and problems with the use of statistics.
- Open-access journals confuse contributors as they experiment with peer review models
- Essay on the art of peer reviewing and why it matters in academic careers
- Essay critiques Rebecca Schuman, Slate's higher education columnist
- Humanities scholars consider the role of peer review
- Anthropology journal will convert to open access format
Search for Jobs
Popular Job Categories