Publishing in Geography Education Journals: Perspectives from the Editors

Type: Panel
Sponsor Groups: Geography Education Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/11/2018
Start / End Time: 10:00 AM / 11:40 AM (MDT)
Room: Napoleon C3, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: Rebecca Theobald, Jerry Mitchell
Chairs: Rebecca Theobald


The editors of the Journal of Geography in Higher Education, the Journal of Geography, and The Geography Teacher invite participants to discuss the aims and scope of each journal; the major concerns and issues of both editors and authors; how changes in publishing (impact factors, electronic journals, etc.) are altering the editorial approach; and how geographic scholarship may be evolving given what the editors see in the types of submissions. Attendees will be able to ask questions and solicit publication advice.


Type Details Minutes
Panelist Sarah Bednarz Texas A&M University 20
Panelist Robert Bednarz Texas A&M University 20
Panelist Derek France University of Chester 20
Panelist Jerry Mitchell University of South Carolina 20
Panelist Rebecca Theobald University of Colorado Colorado Springs 20

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