Review Policy

The article submitted to Journal of Biology Education Research (JBER) should be written in English. The article will then be evaluated by the Editorial Team. The editor will notify authors about acceptance, rejection, or need for revision within 4-5 weeks of receipt. JBER will reject articles that are written in inappropriate format, not in line with the journal’s scope, does not meet the ethical standards (i.e. plagiarism, false authorship), does not meet the required quality, or if the author ignores correspondence within three months. If accepted, the article will be peer-reviewed by at least two reviewers, selected for their competence in the subject area of the article. The journal uses double-blind review process, where the identity of authors and reviewers are hidden. After review, the article will be returned to authors for revision. Authors should revise their article and re-submit within 1 week. Final decision of article’s acceptance will be made by Editors according to Reviewers comments. The Galley proofs (pdf format) for an accepted article will be sent by email to the corresponding author for final checking and correction of typographical errors. The final manuscript of the article should be returned within 2 weeks. Finally, the accepted article will be published online in a chronological order in May and November.