Peer Review Process
Every article that goes to the editorial staff will be selected through Initial Review processes by Editorial Board. Then, the articles will be sent to the peer reviewer and will go to the next selection by Double Blind Preview Process. After that, the articles will be returned to the authors to revise. These processes take a three month for a maximum time. In the each manuscript, peer reviewer will be rated from the substantial and technical aspects.
The manuscript processing time :
a). Since author has submission the manuscript, its take a few days for editorial team to works. Its should be waiting section process between 7 - 14 days since article submission, the editor in chief will decide whether the article needs to sending by section editors.
b). Section editors need a time between 7 - 30 days to examine articles based on Bantenese : Jurnal Pengabdian Masyarakat author guidelines (templates, focus, and scope as well as article content) and will make a decision whether the paper is worthy of being sent to the reviewer, revision first or decline.
c). If the section editor's decision is revision, author has 1-15 days to revise the article in accordance with the recommendations of the section editor.
d). In the revised article given to the section editor to be reviewed, the reviewer needs until 30 days to finish the review. Finally, the reviewer should be to give the recommendations about the article or manuscript among to Accepted, Accepted with revision (minor or major revisions), and Decline or Reject the article.
e). The author has a maximum of 2 week to correct the article and send the revised paper file by marking the revised part in blue or yellow highlight and the file "Response to Reviewer" which records each question per reviewer and answers for each question.
f). The results of the improvement will be sent back to the review and process review maximal until round 3 to gives a decision, Accepted or Declined.
g). The editorial team discusses the final decision in an editorial team meeting whether the articles recommended by the reviewers proceed to be Published or Declined. The editorial team has 30 days to make the final decision.
h). As soon-to-be-published articles, lay-outed and proofreading by the proofreader for 15 days. And the authors have 3 days to confirm the layout result and proofreader should be send the layout result to section editor.
i). Section editor publishes the accepted articles.