Basics of academic publishing
A useful insight into academic publishing for customer service professionals
Are you new to the world of academia? If yes, I am sure you are feeling slightly overwhelmed. Many people tend to equate academia with research. While research is definitely the most important aspect, there are some other equally important activities that a researcher has to perform. The most important of these is publishing research in academic journals.
This course is designed to give you a better understanding of the overall publishing process so that you are better equipped to serve our clients.
I hope that by the end of this course, you will be able to
- Perceive the importance of writing and publishing your research
- Understand the journal publication process
- Learn about peer review and its different forms
- Identify the types of articles that journals publish
The course uses different learning tools like videos, SlideShare presentations, quizzes, etc. to make learning more enjoyable for you. In case you have any doubts or questions during the course, we’ll always be there to help you. So let’s begin!
Kakoli has over ten years’ experience in the field of English Communication and Training, the last four of which have been dedicated to academic publishing. She is passionate about helping young researchers and authors, particularly, non-native speakers of English, overcome the barriers of language and publish in international English language journals. In her current role, her aim is to educate researchers about the publication process and good publication practices. She also writes learning content targeted at young researchers. Kakoli’s empathy with authors and her understanding of the problems they face in research writing and publishing is reflected in her article “How do authors feel when they receive negative reviewer comments: An experience from Chinese biomedical researchers."