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For Editor


This section offers guidance and resources to assist our Editors in their roles.

Browse our journal for information about specific journal Editorial Boards, editorial models, and editorial processes.

The Editor Community

Engage with your fellow Editors and discover key documents and training resources designed to support you in your role by becoming a member of the JER Editor Community. Joining our Editor Community will provide you with access to a number of exclusive features, including:

  • Media centre — search and discover our centralized library of documents
  • Events and conferences — share your conference plans with fellow Editors
  • Live feed — receive key information and updates via your personalised feed
  • Groups — engage with other Editors who also support your journal

Resources for Academic Editors

The following resources are available for your reference without logging in, and for the interest of authors and prospective new Editors.


Editors’ roles and responsibilities

Handling a manuscript
Interpreting similarity reports
Assessing Special Issues


Becoming an Editor

Are you interested in being an Editor on a JER journal? Or are you a current Editor and wish to suggest a colleague to join your Editorial Board? We'd love to hear from you.

Becoming a Special Issue Guest Editor

If you would like to run your own Special Issue, the following resources will guide you through the process, from assembling your Guest Editor team and writing your proposal, through to advertising your Call for Papers and managing submissions, to celebrating your published Issue.

Contact us

Our editorial office is always available to offer support. If you have any questions about editorial duties at JER  contact your Editorial Assistant.