SITE Conference Reviewer Session for New and Current Reviewers
Abstract: In this session, those who wish to become and those who already are SITE Conference Reviewers are welcome. Academic reviewing is a good opportunity to become more skilled in understanding ways to structure good academic writing. It is also an opportunity to contribute to our profession. The role and responsibilities of SITE Reviewers will be covered. Feedback will be sought on the strengths and problems with the current reviewing session. Specific strategies for improving the system AND the quality of reviewers will be noted. An exercise on reviewing will be included. Experienced reviewers will also be encouraged to mentor new reviewers and new reviewers will be encouraged to seek out a mentor.