WoS ResearcherID Membership and Review Guide

WoS ResearcherID is a commercial website that provides a free service for academics to track, verify, and showcase their Peer-review and editorial contributions for academic journals. WoS ResearcherID produces a verified record of a person's review and editorial activity for journals, which can be downloaded to include in CVs, funding and job applications, and promotion and performance evaluations.

Your publications, citation metrics, peer reviews and journal editing work can be centralized in theWoS ResearcherID system and promote your science and academia internationally.

WoS ResearcherID is a service that allows researchers to track and recognize reviews made internationally. Thus, after registering the reviews in the WoS ResearcherID system, the number of reviews is stored and displayed separately in the WoS ResearcherID system by the names of the journal.

After review of an article, the reviewer in a scientific journal must perform the following steps in order to register her/ his reviews in the WoS ResearcherID system:

1-Registration in WoS ResearcherID: 


2-After registration and entering the information on the personal page, you will become a member of WoS ResearcherID and you will be notified via Email.

3-After review of each article, enter your review in WoS ResearcherID

4-To add your own review to WoS ResearcherID, some journals ask you if you would like your review to be automatically added to WoS ResearcherID. Therefore, by clicking on the yes option below, the review will be automatically transferred and added to the WoS ResearcherID system.

5-Most journals do not have such mentioned option. In this case, to add your review at WoS ResearcherID, simply forward your reviewed email which is received from the intended journal to reviews@WoS ResearcherID.com.

6-After receiving the WoS ResearcherID response, this review will be added to the number of your verified reviews in the WoS ResearcherID system. Thus, the number of verified reviews and the name of the journals are displayed as follows:

7-With WoS ResearcherID profile one can endorse various journals. For this purpose, after logging into your personal page in the WoS ResearcherID system, you may endorse them.

8-For this purpose, by clicking on the ENDORSE THIS JOURNAL button, your name and photo will appear on the WoS ResearcherID page of the mentioned journal.

9-It should be noted that rather than reviewers job in WoS ResearcherID, various activities are done at WoS ResearcherID that belong to publishers, editors, academics and researchers.


It is obvious, each of your review activities at WoS ResearcherID will enhance your scientific values and recognition in the global community.