For Reviewers

This section explains PURM’s unique, paired method of review, review procedures, and the questions reviewers are asked to consider when reading a submission.

Publication recommendations are based on the following definitions:

  • Accept: The article is a good fit for PURM and only requires small editorial changes.
  • Accept with Revision: The article fits, but it requires specific changes before being published.
  • Revise and Resubmit: The article fits, but it requires substantial revision before it can be accepted for publication.
  • Reject: The article does not fit the mission and standards of the journal.