IAFOR Journal of Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences

Editors: Dr Sharo Shafaie and Dr Deborah G. Wooldridge

ISSN: 2187-0675
Contact: ijpbs@iafor.org

The IAFOR Journal of Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences is an internationally reviewed and editorially independent interdisciplinary journal associated with IAFOR’s international conferences on psychology and the behavioral sciences. 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 December 2015, and the journal aims to publish three issues annually.

Indexes: The IAFOR Journal of Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences is indexed in SHERPA/RoMEO and Google Scholar. DOIs are assigned to each published issue and article via Crossref.

2017 Publication Timeline

Volume 3 Issue 1
Full paper submission to editors: March 30, 2017
Review and selection process: April 1 – April 30, 2017
Revision of papers for final submission: May 30, 2017
Editorial Board final review of articles: June 2017
Target publication date: June 30, 2017

Volume 3 Issue 2
Full paper submission to Editor: May 31
Review and selection process: June
Revision of papers for final submission: July 31
Editorial Board final review of articles: August
Target publication date: August 31

Volume 3 Issue 3
Full paper submission to editors: August 31
Review and selection process: September
Revision of papers for final submission: October 31
Editorial Board final review of articles: November
Target publication date: November 30

To submit your article, please first ensure that it is formatted according to the Author Guidelines and then send it to the Editor via the Submit Manuscript page.


IAFOR Commitment

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. Contributors are advised to cede copyright to The International Academic Forum (IAFOR). Please remember to cite the source.


Licence and Copyright Statement

Journals and other forms of print and digital media will be made available by IAFOR to the general public on an online, Open Access basis. By submitting to an Open Access agreement under Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution Non Commercial International an author or creator is hereby granting IAFOR an exclusive licence for the full period of copyright throughout the world, including the exclusive right to publish, distribute, or communicate your original submitted work in any IAFOR publication, whether in an online, electronic or print format, be that in whole, partial or in modified form. Authors retain originating copyright in their own work but through the act of agreeing to transfer the licence to IAFOR under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Attribution Non Commercial International conditions. All publications and digital media produced will be openly archived on the IAFOR research archive or other Open Access online formats.