This purpose of this award to recognize outstanding reviewers for Psychometrika.
The quality and operation of Psychometrika depends critically on the reviews of manuscripts submitted for publication. As a way to honor, thank, and reward reviewers for their invaluable service, we have established an award to the top 5 reviewers of the previous year. “Best” will be defined as a combination of the quality of reviews, average time to complete reviews, and the number of reviews completed over the previous 3 years.
Persons who reviewed for Psychometrika in the previous 3 years.
Nominations for the award will be made by the editors and associate editors who work directly with the reviewers.
The Editorial Council in conjunction with the editors will make recommendations to the Awards Committee regarding potential winners. The final decision will rest with the Awards committee. The winners will be announced at IMPS and presented with a certificate of recognition.