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Thank you for your interest in signing up to be a reviewer for the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. The Centralized Review System is now open. We recommend going through the Reviewer Guidelines and Reviewer Resources prior to signing up as a reviewer. The Academy and its Divisions, Interest Groups and Committees thank you in advance for the service you are willing to offer as a reviewer and we hope to see you in Chicago, Illinois, USA in August 2018.

Call for Reviewers
The Academy of Management Divisions, Interest Groups and Committees are recruiting reviewers for the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. If you plan to submit your work for review, the Academy strongly urges you to sign up as a volunteer reviewer for the divisions and interest groups that you submit to and/or whose domain in which you are knowledgeable.

Benefits of Reviewing for the Annual Meeting

  • Reviewers gain visibility for themselves and their institutions.
  • Reviewing gives you an opportunity to be pro-active in the Academy's program planning process.
  • It is a way to give back to your professional community.
  • It is a way to learn about what constitutes excellent and interesting work.

We encourage you to volunteer to review for at least one division, interest group or committee. To sign up, please visit the Centralized Reviewer System. Simply select a sponsor and use the keywords to indicate your special areas of knowledge and interest. You can sign up to review for up to 2 divisions and/or interest groups. For each of the divisions you select, each division may ask you to review up to 3 total submissions. So, the maximum number of review assignments that you could receive is six (6).

As a reviewer, you will be required to complete your assigned reviews between January 17, 2018 - February 15, 2018, so please plan your time accordingly.


October 23, 2017 Reviewer Sign-up System Opens
November 28, 2017    Submission System Opens
January 9, 2018 Deadline for ALL Submissions (Effective 5:00 PM ET, NY Time)
January 17, 2018 Reviews Assigned
February 15, 2018 Deadline to Complete Reviews

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