IAFOR Journal of Education

Editor: Dr Yvonne Masters

ISSN: 2187-0594
Contact: ije@iafor.org

The IAFOR Journal of Education is an internationally reviewed and editorially independent interdisciplinary journal associated with IAFOR’s international conferences on education. Like all IAFOR publications, it is freely available to read online, and is free of publication fees for authors. The first issue was published in May 2013, and the journal continues to publish a minimum of two issues per year.

Indexed in: DOAJ, ERIC, EBSCO Discovery Service, Education Source, MIAR, TROVESHERPA/RoMEO, WorldCat and Google Scholar. DOIs are assigned to each published issue and article via Crossref.

2018 Publication Timeline

Volume 6 Issue 1
Publication date: February 28, 2018

Volume 6 Issue 2
Publication date: June 1, 2018

Volume 6 Issue 3
Publication date: December 1, 2018
Submissions are now closed

* Reviews of submissions will not begin for any particular issue until after the previous issue is published.
** Submissions received after the published due date will be moved to the next available issue.

2019 Publication Timeline

The timeline for 2019 will be announced December 1, 2018 and submissions will open for the first 2019 issue on that date.

Call for Peer Reviewers: Now Accepting Applications)

Approaching the publication of its seventh volume in 2019, the IAFOR Journal of Education is an internationally reviewed and editorially independent Open Access interdisciplinary journal associated with IAFOR’s international conferences on education.

The journal’s Editor, Dr Yvonne Masters, is calling for reviewers to assist with the peer review process for upcoming journal issues.

How to Apply

Candidates for the role of Peer Reviewer should have:

  • a PhD in a relevant field;
  • a faculty position;
  • an emerging publication record in academic journals;
  • demonstrable excellent English language skills;
  • strong critical assessment abilities;
  • a sound understanding of academic ethics in publishing (particularly in regards to plagiarism);
  • excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Peer reviewers are expected to review at least 2 - 3 papers across the two issues of the journal each year.

    If you are keen to gain review experience and to work with highly capable colleagues to further your own academic publishing career, then please contact Dr Yvonne Masters via publications@iafor.org with your CV and cover letter. Please include "Peer Reviewer Application: Education" in your email subject line.

    The closing date for applications is December 31, 2018.

    If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch at publications@iafor.org.

    Dr Yvonne Masters
    Adjunct Senior Lecturer
    Editor, IAFOR Journal of Education


IAFOR Commitment

IAFOR believes in “Open Access” publishing, and since 2009, has been committed to maintaining an online searchable research archive that offers free access to anyone, anywhere, where there is Internet access, regardless of institutional affiliation or scholarly rank. IAFOR publications are accessible on the website (Open Access) to researchers all over the world, completely free of charge and without delay or embargo. Authors and contributors are not required to pay charges of any sort towards the publication of IAFOR journals.


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