Ethical roles of the Reviewer

  • As reviewing of the manuscript is the basic step for Publication process and to maintain the quality of the journal, the CAASR reviewer must take utmost care and apply scientific methods to do a fair reviewing.
  • If the Reviewer finds the manuscripts irrelevant to his field of interest, the reviewer should return the manuscript immediately to have a timely review of the same.
  • The CAASR Reviewer must meticulously judge the manuscript for the relevance, the scientific methods used, the analytical tools used and the genuineness of the research. At the same time the reviewer should give due respect for the intellectual independence of the author.
  • The reviewer should not review the manuscript submitted by persons of his / her personal / professional relatives, which he / she feels will create ambiguity.
  • The reviewer should keep the manuscript as a confidential document. He / she should not discuss about in whole or part of the manuscript with anybody other than the person from whom expert opinion is sorted if necessary.
  • The reviewer should provide necessary explanation for the comments, so that the Editors and Author may understand clearly. Any comment by reviewer without clear explanation should be avoided.
  • The reviewer should be cautious in identifying the failure of citation of work of other researchers. The reviewer also should find out whether the manuscript is concurrently submitted for any other journal for publishing

Benefits to Reviewers

  • The CAASR Reviewers will get worldwide recognition as a well known expert in their field.
  • This recognition may lead to increased invitation to speak in conferences or for research.
  • The certificate will be issued to all reviewers.
  • The CAASR Reviewers can avail a discount of 10% for their paper publication in Conferences / Journal of CAASR Publications.
  • The ideas and inputs of CAASR Reviewers will be of greater value for CAASR and its entire Endeavour.
  • The CAASR Reviewers, will be involved where ever necessary in the new initiatives of CAASR.