Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review plays in maintaining scientific quality. The theme of Peer Review Week 2018 is “Diversity and Inclusion” and aims to explore a wide range of issues and challenges that this topic presents within peer review. It is running from 10–15 September 2018 with activities taking place around the globe.

To mark Peer Review Week we will be publishing a series of guest blog posts. First up, an interview with AuthorAID mentors Farooq Rathore:

Peer Review Week interview: Dr Farooq Rathore