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peer review

n. an examination and evaluation of the performance of a professional or technician by a board or committee made up of people in the same occupation. This may arise in determining whether a person has been legitimately discharged, denied promotion or penalized by an employer, or is found to have failed to meet minimum standards of performance and is thus liable in a lawsuit claiming damages due to negligence.

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Content Variation in Theory, Research, and Practice in Refereed Journal Articles in 2013
For example, full professors are 38 percent more productive in producing refereed journal articles than associate and assistant professors.
Confusion still surrounds the practice of creating lists of refereed journals deemed as "quality" for promotion or tenure or merit decisions.
Types of research activities identified were: quantity of refereed journal publications (broken down by A-level, B-level, C-level, and no level reported); quantity of books authored, edited, and chapters written; quantity of professional monographs; quantity of national/international proceedings; quantity, dollar value, and years of grant support.
As we have progressed to a fully refereed journal, we also have become aware that the title of the journal does not truly reflect the full scope and substance of the information presented in each issue.
We see this journal as playing a significant role in providing an opportunity for women practitioners, students and academics to publish in a refereed journal.
First, an International Board of Editors, consisting of 28 members, was set up to elevate the PDR to the exacting standards set for a refereed journal.
He has published over 50 refereed journal articles and has also authored/co-authored several books and workbooks that have been used in the Asia-Pacific region and is a regular presenter at local and international conferences.
As the "standard" in AACSB-accredited schools of business is a minimum of 2 peer-reviewed journal articles in 5 years, the number of refereed journal articles published during the past 5 years was used as the measure of research productivity herein.
The Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry (BJOC); a high quality, fully refereed journal, is published as a free access online journal www.
It is a refereed journal and is indexed in CINAHL and has an international readership.
This produced applicable refereed journal articles from the Annals of the American Psychotherapy Association; Community, Work & Family; Journal of Family Issues; Sex Roles: A Journal of Research; Directions for Student Services; College Student Journal; Research in Education; American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation; and Journal of Rehabilitation.