Join the Team

We welcome new members of our editorial team. To become a reviewer, please review the following material and then complete the application form linked to at the bottom of this page.

Expectations of a WAC Repository Reviewer

  • Review one-to-three submissions per year.
  • Return reviews in about four weeks. 
  • Work with the editors to submit the review paperwork as needed.
  • Offer constructive comments and make recommendations for publication.

Reviewer Responsibilities to Submitters

  • Provide constructive feedback in a timely manner on the merits and value of the work.
  • Indicate the strengths and weaknesses (avoid personal criticism) of the submissions taking into consideration the WAC Repository’s readership.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of the review process.

Reviewer Responsibilities to Editors

  • Respond to the editors' reviewing request in a timely manner.
  • Comply with the review instructions regarding the scope, content, strategies and quality of review.
  • Provide thoughtful, fair, and specific feedback on submissions.
  • Recommend acceptance, accept with minor revisions, revision and resubmission, or rejection with appropriate rationale.


  • Some experience in editing/reviewing work.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with WAC work or WAC scholarship.
  • Professionalism to meet review deadlines and perform ethically during the review process.
  • Successful publications in WAC are a plus.


Complete the Application Form