Spencer Lyon


· by Chase Coleman · Read in about 1 min · (65 Words)

Tips from Gianluca about writing referee reports:

Remember that when you are writing a referee report, you are writing the report to the editor. Make it easy for them to read and reference by:

  • Number points in critical assessment section
  • Don’t just say «I don’t like this assumption». Instead, with each criticism do these three steps:
    1. Don’t like this
    2. Here’s why
    3. Here’s a better alternative