Facing impostor syndrome head-on: podcasts, Twitter discussions & blog posts

We’re shining a light on a hotly discussed topic in academia: impostor syndrome. Listen to our new podcast exploring the issue, tune in to our Twitter discussion on Thursday 25 May 9.00 – 10.00 am (BST), and look out for new blog posts as we face impostor syndrome head-on.

 Announcing Peer Review Week 2017

Peer review is a crucial part of scholarly communication, ensuring that published research is trustworthy, accurate, and meets the highest standards possible within a given field. That’s why this year we’ll once again be supporting Peer Review Week, running from 11th to 17th September. Get the date in your diary, and find out how you can get involved.

World Malaria Day 2017: Research Interview

Almost half of the world's population was deemed to be at risk of malaria at the start of 2016. While we have come a long way towards combating the disease, there's still plenty of work to be done. April 25 is World Malaria Day; an annual event raising awareness of the disease. To mark the day, we asked leading researcher Karine Le Roch to offer her thoughts on malaria, and to reflect on the impact of her research since publication. Read the interview.

Journals regularly ‘call for papers’, asking for submissions within particular fields or focused on specific topics. Answering these is a great way to get published, ensuring your research fits a particular journal’s aims and scope. Below are just a few of our latest calls for papers. For a complete list, go to our page, updated every month.

Research we're reading

Research we’re reading is a regular series written by Taylor & Francis employees, taking a look at recent research that has caught our attention and got us thinking. As this post reveals, it's dissertation defenses, pre-run stretching routines, and North Korean defectors which have been on our minds of late.

Why should you peer review?

Andrew Preston, the co-founder and CEO of Publons, the world’s largest peer review platform, tells us more about Publons and peer review in general. He also offers some top tips for researchers thinking about making a start in reviewing.

3 minutes to pitch your research

Taylor & Francis are once again supporting Vitae’s Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT®), celebrating the dynamic and exciting work conducted by doctoral researchers across the UK and Europe. But how do you approach communicating your research in just three minutes? Find out with Three Minute Thesis winner Nazira Albargothy.