The Project Plan Peer Review (PPPR) program manages and implements the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) peer review system for ALL research projects, including peer review policies, processes and procedures. PPPR centrally coordinates and conducts panel peer reviews for project plans within ARS' Office of National Programs (ONP).
Panel organization and composition
- Determining number of panels and
- Selection of external subject matter experts with appropriate scientific disciplines
Distribution of project plans
Reviewer instruction and panel orientation
The distribution of review results in ARS
Notification to panelists of the Agency response to review recommendations
Ad hoc or re-reviews of project plans
To access the peer review schedule, please visit: https://axon.ars.usda.gov/OSQR/Pages/PPPR-Schedules.aspx
For more information regarding the PPPR, please visit our Axon page (for internal users only).