The House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee have launched an inquiry into peer review. The Committee invites evidence on the operation and effectiveness of the peer review process. The Committee welcomes submissions from scientists whose material has been peer reviewed, those who commission peer reviews and those who carry out peer review.
The deadline for submissions to the inquiry is Thursday 10th March 2011 and further information can be found here.
Update – March 2011: UKRIO has submitted written evidence to the Science and Technology Committee’s inquiry into peer review. A link to our submission can be found on our News page.
Update – July 2011: The final report of the inquiry has now been published. A link to the report and UKRIO’s response to it can be found on our News page.