The South African Journal of Science is committed to publishing high-quality content in a timeous fashion. We value the contributions made by Reviewers in the peer-review process that assist us in achieving this goal.

Reviewers perform a valuable service to the academic community. If you have accepted an invitation to review, we thank you in advance for agreeing to review a manuscript. By agreeing to review a manuscript, you also accept certain responsibilities and we trust that you will find the Guidelines to Reviewers helpful in this regard. 

We thank all Reviewers who have reviewed manuscripts for the South African Journal of Science: 201520142013

Number of Reviewers2258
Number of Reviewers in 2015658
Percentage South African Reviewers86%
Percentage international Reviewers14%

Average turnaround times during peer review in 2015:

Editorial Office4 Days
Associate Editors30 Days
Reviewers29 Days
Average total time in review66 Days