Jasmine Wallace

Jasmine Wallace is the Peer Review Manager at the American Society for Microbiology, responsible for ensuring peer review practices and policies are up-to-date and applied consistently across their journals.  She is also a Teaching Assistant at George Washington University and serves as co-chair of the Professional Development Committee for the Council of Science Editors.

Articles by Jasmine Wallace

Happy Juneteenth!

Happy Juneteenth! Today we celebrate the oldest national commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Let us all continue to learn what we must learn, do what we must do, so that our nation can be what we want it to be.

How to Be A Good Peer Reviewer

A major factor in determining quality in the peer review process are the reviewers. Without peers providing high-quality reviews, the value-add of the peer review process declines. We started this conversation about what makes a quality peer review within our larger community via Twitter , and came up with a few qualities of good peer reviewers.