Call for Reviewers

Please note that the call for reviewers has closed.

Volunteer reviewers for the NCSE 2021 Annual Conference are reviewing proposals in the priority focus areas: Heat, Water, Systems and Solutions, Social and Ecological Sciences, and COVID-19 in Context. Learn more about these focus areas

Reviewers will review no more than six proposals for concurrent sessions, five-minute flash talks, and/or posters, and must be available to review their assigned proposals during this time period. Reviewers will access their assigned proposals and submit their reviews through an online abstract management system.


    The review criteria are: 

    • Merit and clarity of the abstract (limited to 2,000 characters, including spaces).
    • Completeness of the proposal, particularly having well-developed content and sufficient presenters to address all relevant aspects of the topic.
    • Complete and diverse list of presenters.
    • Relevance to the NCSE 2021 Annual Conference theme, Hot Water: Science and Solutions for a Planet Under Pressure.


    For questions regarding the review process, please contact