Step 1: check eligibility
Our peer reviewers are chosen for their expertise and experience. Our reviewers are typically:
- qualified to PhD level (or equivalent) or above in a relevant subject
- a current active researcher
- published recently in one or more peer-reviewed journals of comparable impact and reputation to our journals
If you meet all these criteria, please follow the next steps.
Step 2: read the reviewer procedure and policy
Make sure you have checked out our reviewer procedure and policy for general guidance on the process and requirements to assess manuscripts submitted to our journals.
Step 3: apply
Ready to take the next step?Begin an application
Which RSC journals would you like to review for?
Note: if your application is approved, you will be added to our reviewer database and will be available to be selected as a reviewer for all RSC journals.