Talk:WikiJournal User Group/Editors

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This is a page to discuss the proposed current applications to join the editorial board or as an associate editor of a journal in the WikiJournal User Group.

To submit an application, or view an archive of all precious applications, see the individual journal pages at:
WikiJMed, WikiJSci, and WikiJHum.

As per the journal bylaws, an editorial board member or associate editor is elected after a majority vote, counting after 7 days of voting, by the following electorate:

  • Current editorial board members.
  • Peer reviewers who have completed at least one peer review of WikiJournal User Group.
  • Editors with at least 30 edits to WikiJournal User Group pages.
  • Not an individual voting for herself/himself.

After fulfillment of the above, any current editorial board member can execute the acceptance, by copy-pasting {{subst:WikiJournal accepted board member}} or {{subst:WikiJournal accepted associate editor}} underneath the votes.

WikiJournal of Medicine editorial applications

WikiJournal of Science editorial applications

Editorial board application of Gorla Praveen[edit]

Gorla Praveen Phd (Pursuing from July 2019), M.E (2017-2019) (website)
Areas of expertise: Telecommunications, Wireless Sensor Networks, IoT, Radar Engineering, Wireless Localization.

Relevant experience:

Professional - Junior Research Fellow (From July 2019)
Publishing - From, during my Masters I have been involved in setting up the first Preprint repository of India, The IndiaRxiv ( After one and half year of proposal to setup, including with scholarly and open access policies, IndiaRxiv is launched on 15th August 2019. Currently I am holding the Board member position as a steering committe member. Along the side, I am associated with Wiki Journal of Science ( as an Associate Editor since one year.

Apart from this, my experience include - Chief Editor for AIT Student Union Research Magazine, Special Study report on Object Detection using Wireless Signals, published articles on Observations and Proposed Guidelines for Institutional & Academic Development from Students Point of View, Organizer for Global Wireless Summit 2015

Open - Creative Commons Global Network Member, Program Committe member (also exclusively for Open Science Track)- Creative Commons Global Summit 2020, Open Access India, IndiaRxiv Steering committe member, Wikimedia, The Learning Documentation Project.

My previous application as an Associate Editor and for Editorial Board

I confirm that I will act in accordance with the policies of the WikiJournal of Science. Gorlapraveen123 (discusscontribs) 19:34, 27 January 2020 (UTC)

--Gorlapraveen123 (discusscontribs) 19:34, 27 January 2020 (UTC)

  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment it does not appear that you've been active in open source. Could you elaborate on your contributions to commons, wikipedia, etc? --mikeu talk 01:37, 31 January 2020 (UTC)

Editorial board application of Rosemary J Redfield[edit]

Rosemary J Redfield PhD (website)
Areas of expertise: microbiology, genetics, evolution

Relevant experience:

Professional - 30 years as faculty at UBC (research, teaching)
Publishing - Associate Editor (one of thousands) at PLOS One for years
Open - Some WikiEdu teaching, some page editing (e.g. Gene Transfer Agent)

I confirm that I will act in accordance with the policies of the WikiJournal of Science. Rosieredfield (discusscontribs) 00:54, 30 January 2020 (UTC)

  • Symbol support vote.svg Support has long term experience including in editing in a high ranking journal, numerous pubs from her google scholar search, based on some of those is clearly the instructive author. Cheers Scott Thomson (Faendalimas) talk 01:18, 31 January 2020 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Welcome aboard! --Marshallsumter (discusscontribs) 01:38, 31 January 2020 (UTC)
  • Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment the resume link is broken. Could you update it to point to a current website? --mikeu talk 01:24, 31 January 2020 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support - Will be very useful to have additional microbiology expertise on board and experience with both PLOSOne and WikiEdu are both very relevant. T.Shafee(Evo﹠Evo)talk 05:22, 1 February 2020 (UTC)
  • Symbol support vote.svg Support Welcome! --Saguaromelee (discusscontribs) 14:40, 3 February 2020 (UTC)

Editorial board application of Yulia Sevryugina[edit]

Yulia Sevryugina PhD in Chemistry (website)
Areas of expertise: crystallography, inorganic chemistry, information science, cheminformatics, chemistry education

Relevant experience:

Professional - chemistry research, synthetic chemistry, teaching, outreach
Publishing - list of publications:, reviewed articles for Natural Product Communications; Topics in Current Chemistry, Acta Crystallographica C
Open - have been teaching CHEM 455_505 Special Topics in Biochemistry - Nucleic Acids Biochemistry on Wiki dashboard since 2017

I confirm that I will act in accordance with the policies of the WikiJournal of Science. MLibrarian (discusscontribs) 20:17, 17 February 2020 (UTC)

--MLibrarian (discusscontribs) 20:17, 17 February 2020 (UTC)

WikiJournal of Humanities editorial applications

Wiki Journal editor application/position- Associate editor[edit]

Anastasia Lussier Legal Assistant
Areas of expertise: Law

Relevant experience:

Professional - 12+ Years Admin, editing, proofreading, paralegal diploma
Publishing - None
Open - None, trying to start somewhere.

I confirm that I will act in accordance with the policies of the WikiJournal of Humanities. Anastasia711 (discusscontribs) 18:21, 20 November 2019 (UTC)

--Anastasia711 (discusscontribs) 18:21, 20 November 2019 (UTC)

  • Support I know it would be great to have more legal knowledge in the editorial group. Jackiekoerner (discusscontribs) 07:04, 30 January 2020 (UTC)
  • Support Somewhere can be here Lionel Scheepmans Contact (French native speaker) 12:26, 30 January 2020 (UTC)
  • Support With her experience, Anastasia will be an asset to the group. --Fransplace (discusscontribs) 06:20, 1 February 2020 (UTC)