Statement of Ethics
Jurnal Mu'allim adheres to the guidelines of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) with regard to all aspects of ethics and handles cases of research and publication errors. This statement explains the ethical behavior of all parties involved in publishing articles in this journal, including the authors, Editor in Chief, Editorial Board, Reviewers and Publishers.
Jurnal Mu'allim strives to always follow the right and best practices regarding ethical aspects and handling cases of research and publication errors is one of the important responsibilities of the editorial board. All non-ethical actions are unacceptable, and we reject plagiarism in any form. As an important issue, publication ethics needs to be clarified to improve the quality of research worldwide. In the following we describe the standards for writers, reviewers, editors and disclaimer ethics. The publisher has no right to interfere with the integrity of the content and only supports timely publication.
- Authors need to explain that the material in the article has not been previously published and that they have not transferred the rights to the article elsewhere.
- Authors must ensure the authenticity of the article and that they have properly cited the work of others according to the reference format.
- The author may not commit plagiarism.
- Authors must ensure that they follow the criteria for writing in the journal Mu'allim according to the established template.
- Authors may not submit the same manuscript to more than one journal at the same time.
- Authors are restricted to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, implementation or interpretation of the study. Others who make significant contributions must be listed as co-authors. The author also ensures that the writing team has seen and approved the proposed version of the manuscript and the inclusion of their names as co-authors.
- The author must provide the editor with data and details of the work, if there is any suspicion of data falsification or fabrication.
- If at any time, the author finds significant errors or inaccuracies in the submitted manuscript, the errors or inaccuracies must be reported to the editor.
- Journal authors should clarify anything that could cause a conflict of interest such as employment, research fees, consultant fees, and intellectual property.
Reviewers should comment on ethical questions and possible research and publication errors.
- Reviewers will carry out their work on time and must inform editors if they are unable to complete their work.
- Reviewers need to maintain the confidentiality of accepted manuscripts.
- Reviewers may not accept to review manuscripts that have a potential conflict of interest between them and one of their authors
- The editor is responsible for every article published in the Mu'allim Journal.
- Editors and all staff must ensure the confidentiality of submitted manuscripts.
- Based on the editorial review board's review report, the editor can accept, reject, or request a revision of the manuscript.
- The editors can communicate with the reviewers in making the final decision.
- An editor must evaluate the manuscript objectively for publication, judging each for its quality without regard to the nationality, ethnicity, political beliefs, race, religion, gender, seniority, or institutional affiliation of the authors. Eitors must refuse their duties if there is a potential conflict of interest.
- Editors need to ensure that articles sent to reviewers do not contain information about the author, and vice versa.
- Editors should respect requests from authors that one should not review submissions, if this is reasonable and practical.
- Editors will be guided by the COPE flowchart in the event of a misconduct or disputed authorship.
- The editor's decision must be informed to the author along with the reviewer's comments unless it contains offensive or defamatory remarks.
The editors of the Mu'allim Journal make every effort to ensure the accuracy of all information contained in its publications. However, the Editor makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for any purpose of the Content and disclaims all such representations and warranties either expressed or implied to the extent permitted by law. Any views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and not necessarily the views of the editors of the Mu'allim Journal.