Happy New Year! My amazing boss, ASPB’s Director of Publications, Nancy Winchester, would tell me that one only says “Happy New Year” in January of a new year, but I am going to slide in a last one in honor of showcasing the TPC and PP articles with the highest Altmetric scores in 2018. First […]
About Jennifer Regala
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Jennifer Regala contributed a whooping 4 entries.
Entries by Jennifer Regala
We have been charged by ASPB to conduct a search for the next Editor-in-Chief of The Plant Cell. Back in March of this year, we began the search process by meeting as a group to discuss potential candidates for this important role. We invited candidates and issued a call for nominations to the community. CVs […]
It’s #PeerReviewWeek18! What better time than now to blog about how two of ASPB’s journals (The Plant Cell and Plant Direct) have approached open peer review? On August 29, 2018, Nature published a Comment titled “Publish Peer Reviews” (https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-06032-w). This Comment references an open letter (http://asapbio.org/letter) signed by two of ASPB’s own: the Editor-in-Chief of […]
Back in November of 2017, the American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) announced its involvement in launching the Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA; https://plantae.org/aspb-joins-with-other-societies-to-launch-the-scientific-society-publisher-alliance-sspa/). SSPA (www.byscientistsforscience.org) adopted and adheres to this mission statement, which reads: “The Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA) is dedicated to identifying and disseminating vital scientific research, by scientists for science. Our […]