Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Inside Scientific Publishing & Peer Review: Journal Editor Panel


Graduate & Professional Students

Event Time 

Monday, April 15, 2024 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location of Event: 

Online via Zoom

Event Description 

You know you have to publish your research, but do you know where to start? Has a previous publishing experience still left you with questions about the process? Join us to learn about the “behind-the-scenes” of scientific publishing in this panel discussion with professional and academic journal editors, co-hosted by the Graduate Writing Lab & the Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine. We’ll cover topics like how to choose a target journal, how to pitch your article, and how editors make manuscript decisions. Our panelists will be:
Dr. Julie Zimmerman, Vice Provost for Planetary Solutions and Editor-In-Chief at Environmental Science and Technology
Dr. Michael Nathanson, Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Medicine and Editor at the journal Hepatology
Dr. Emily Forrest, Scientific Manager in Yale Genetics and former Research Editor at the journal Nature Genetics
Intended audience: GSAS and professional school researchers in STEM fields

Register here.