Publication Ethics

The ethical of the Thai Geoscience Journal editorial board include:

  • Scientific Accuracy: Verify and assess scholarly content to ensure scientific accuracy and quality.
  • Transparency and Openness: Display information about the review and selection process in a fair and transparent manner.
  • Support for Research and Development: Promote the publication of research and developments in the field of geoscience.
  • Currency: Select content that responds to changes and interests in the geoscience community.
  • Promotion of Diversity: Support the publication of works from various perspectives and scientific areas.
  • Responsibility to the Public: Maintain the ability to disseminate publicly accessible information responsibly.
  • Scientific Knowledge: Possess understanding and knowledge of the sciences to enhance the quality of published articles.

Ethical for manuscript reviewer of Thai Geoscience Journal include:

  • Fair Conduct: Review manuscripts with fairness and without bias.
  • Relevance to Expertise: Evaluate articles based on personal knowledge and expertise in the specific field.
  • Thorough Review: Conduct a rigorous review to ensure accuracy and quality.
  • Transparent Communication: Communicate openly with authors, disclosing the review process and providing constructive feedback.
  • Knowledge and Adaptability: Demonstrate understanding of scientific principles and an ability to engage with diverse research.
  • Confidentiality: Maintain the confidentiality of the reviewed manuscripts.
  • Accountability: Take responsibility for the review and selection process.
  • Professional Conduct: Behave professionally and show respect towards the authors.

The ethical of article authors include:

  • Honesty and Accuracy: Taking responsibility for the accuracy of information and the presentation of research findings.
  • Publishing High-Quality Work: Aspiring to present high-quality research aligned with scientific principles.
  • Transparency and Disclosure: Disclosing funding sources or support from organizations or research grants and being transparent about financial connections.
  • Respect for Reviewers: Showing respect for the opinions and suggestions of peer reviewers.
  • Fairness in Dissemination: Being cautious about granting publication rights and managing copyrights.
  • Professional Conduct: Maintaining respect and avoiding inappropriate behaviour in academic communication.
  • Scientific Diversity: Supporting the publication of works with diverse scientific perspectives or theories.

Ethical in research involving humans and animals must include:

  • Respect for Human and Animal Rights: Uphold respect for the rights and well-being of both human participants and animals involved in the research.
  • Transparency and Informed Consent: Maintain transparency in the research process and obtain informed consent from all participants.
  • Safety of Research Participants: Prioritize the safety and well-being of all individuals participating in the research.
  • Risk Assessment: Evaluate risks related to property, health, and mental well-being of research participants.
  • Promotion of Disclosure: Encourage open communication regarding the objectives and benefits of the research.
  • Trustworthiness in Publication: Preserve trustworthiness in the dissemination of research findings.
  • Academic Responsibility: Take responsibility for the methodology and results in line with scientific principles.