The role of Editors and Editorial boards are of great importance in research publication. Due to their importance, the Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science ensured that only qualified and highly experienced researchers and academicians are selected to serve as Editors or Editorial Board Members. Editors and Editorial Board Members are responsible for making final decisions on a manuscript. Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science requires all Editors and Editorial Board Members to adhere to COPE Code of Conduct for Journal Editors.
Criteria for Editors and Editorial Board Members
Researchers or academicians who desire to serve as Editors or Editorial Board members of Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science must:
1. poses a doctorate degree from a recognize higher institution of learning
2. have a teaching and research experience of not less than 7 years
3. have published not less than 5 research articles in reputable and related journals
4. have acted as a reviewer for other related journals
5. have adequate knowledge of the journal scope
6. be willing to render voluntary services without remuneration
Steps to becoming Editors and Editorial Board Members
To join the editorial board of the Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science, a prospective board member should be an experienced researcher or academician with a doctorate degree. The area of expertise of the prospective Editorial Board Member should fit to the scope of Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science.
Prospective Editorial Board Member should forward their recently CV as an attached file to email@example.com.
Upon submission of your CV, the editorial board will review it and if it meets the required criteria, an application form will be sent to the applicant for completion.
Thereafter, a letter of appointment will be sent to the applicant. The appointment will be reviewed and renewed every 2 years.
NOTE: Editors and Editorial Board Members do not receive any remuneration for their contribution. These positions are purely voluntary. However, a considerable waiver will be granted anytime they publish in the Journal of Practical Medicine and Medical Science.
Editors and Editorial Board Members have total freedom in performing their duties. Any form of Interference from the publisher, organization or persons is an act of misconduct and is strictly forbidden.