Elisabeth Bik

Elisabeth Bik is a research associate at the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Stanford University’s School of Medicine. She received her PhD at Utrecht University in The Netherlands and worked at the Dutch National Institute for Health and the St. Antonius Hospital in Nieuwegein. When not in the lab, she can be found working on her blog www.microbiomedigest.com, an almost daily compilation of papers in the rapidly growing microbiome field, or @MicrobiomDigest.


A Primer for the Beginning Peer Reviewer

The first time you’re asked to write a peer review, it can seem like confirmation that you are no longer an academic poseur but a real member of the club. Then the realization that you’ve never written a peer review sets in. Here are some tips on taking that initial step.

7 years ago