Academia & Publishing

Exploring the Human Dimension of Peer Review

This year’s theme of Peer Review Week presents us with an opportunity to think (and act) outside the box, an opportunity to explore peer review as an identity-informed rather than identity-agnostic mechanism in science.

Academia & Publishing

Fact or Fake? The Question of Anonymity in Peer Review

Are we turning a blind eye to the new realities of scholarly work? It’s time to get rid of a number of misconceptions about double-blind peer review and start thinking about innovative solutions!

Academia & Publishing

The Blind Spot: When Peer Review Reproduces Privilege, not Quality

To make a diverse range of scholarly voices finally heard, we must not rely on blind reviewing policies but open our eyes wider than ever before.

Politics & Society

Sport and the Power of Conflict

Sport brings the world together – or not? Incidents at the Olympic Games, Euro 2020 and other events have lately shown us the other, divisive side of sport.