Dr. Maria Vargas-Vera is the Associated Editor of the following boards:
- Associate Editor: Open Journal of Semantic Web (OJSW), from September, 2013 to present.
- Editor: Journal of Emerging Technologies in Web Intelligence (JETWI). (ISSN 1798-0461) published by the Academy Publisher in Finland; from April 2009 to present.
- Associate Editor: International Journal of Knowledge and Learning IJKL. ISSN(Online) 1741-1017, ISSN(Print): 1741-1009; from April 2008 to present.
- Editorial Board: International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management (IJHIM). published by the IGI Global; from March 2012 to February 2016.
- Editorial Board: Revista Iberoamericana Computacion y Sistemas (included in the list of Scientific Journals of Excellence, of CONACyT—Mexican Ministry of Science and Technology); internationally refereed, ISSN 1405-5546; from March 2006 to November 2009. Computación y Sistemas.