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This webinar focuses on how to publish a technical paper with IEEE. The presenter, Tiffany McKerahan, IEEE Manager, Author Engagement & Support, will provide guidance on everything from how the IEEE publishing process works to submitting a manuscript and time-saving techniques for authors.  Attendees will learn:

  • Strategies to select an appropriate IEEE periodical or conference
  • How successful IEEE authors structure quality work to improve their chances of being accepted
  • Insights into what editors look for in a submission and why editors and reviewers reject papers
  • Tools & resources to help authors through the publishing process including IEEE's Author Center, Publication  Recommender, Graphics Checker, and Reference Preparation Assistant

Host: Tiffany McKerahan, IEEE Manager, Author Engagement & Support

Tiffany McKerahan has been active in scientific journal publishing for 15 years.  In her current role as IEEE's Manager of Author Engagement & Support, she focuses on the development and implementation of author tools, processes, procedures, and communications intended to support IEEE authors.  Throughout her career, Tiffany has focused on improving the publishing experience for the author and outreaching to the scientific community through initiatives such as author workshops, reviewer mentorship programs, and the co-authorship of publishing ethics guidelines.  Tiffany has served on industry committees and working groups at the American Association of Publishers and the National Information Standards Organization.


Session number: 132 625 3254
Session password: Xplore2020

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You can contact Ruth Wolfish at:
1-732 616 1239

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Online / Webinar

Event Organizer

Judith Brink

Hello! I look forward to working with you. Please bring details about your research question, project, or even a copy of the class assignment with you. I specialize in helping with library questions related to:

  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Statistics

My office is in the Engineering Library, G-33 Benedum Hall.

If you can't find a time in my calendar that works for you, please email me to see if we can arrange another time.

Judy Brink, Head, Engineering Library