Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies (Journal)

ISSN 20010818 , ONLINE ISSN 20499531

The Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that aims to bridge the gap between media and communication research and actors within media production, i.e. broadcasters, newspapers, radio, Internet-based media outlets, etc. It is devoted to research with an applied angle in which a clear link is made between the prevalent theories and paradigms media and communication scholars work with, and the real world where media and communication activities take place.

This title is indexed with Scopus and the Web of Science’s Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).

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Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

Notes for Contributors Download


Aims & Scope

The Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies aims to bridge the gap between media and communication research and actors with a say in media production, i.e. broadcasters, newspapers, radio, Internet-based media outlets, etc. It is devoted to research with an applied angle in which a clear link is made between the prevalent theories and paradigms media and communication scholars work with, and the real world where media and communication activities take place. It tackles issues and practices related to the output and organization of media outlets in our digitized age. This double-blind peer-reviewed journal has a particular focus on and interest in contemporary issues and practices of media firms as they are experienced by their actors journalists, executives, publishers and proprietors, among others. Besides scholarly submissions, the editors are interested in articles written by media actors focusing on topics including their activities, problems, strategies, guidelines, management and editorial issues, organization, ethical codes, coverage, distribution, marketing, handling of user-generated material, etc. The journal is the first scholarly publication giving due consideration in publishing to material by media actors. Practitioners, for the first time, will have their articles printed alongside academic papers within the pages of the same journal. The journal's main purpose is to test and apply media and communication theories to day-to-day affairs of media outlets to help executives, editors and journalists solve the issues they confront. It is interested in research and studies that help media actors journalists, proprietors and publishers improve their output.

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All articles submitted should be original work and must not be under consideration by other publications.
 
Journal contributors will receive a free PDF copy of their final work upon publication. Print copies of the journal may also be purchased by contributors at half price.

Peer Review Policy

All articles undergo initial editorial screening either by the journal's Editorial Team and/or incumbent Guest Editors. Articles then undergo a rigorous, anonymous, external peer review by two referees, following the guidance in Intellect's 'Peer review instructions'. Based on this feedback, the Editors will communicate a decision and revision suggestions to authors. To appeal an editorial decision, please contact the main Editor who will consider your case.

Ethical Guidelines

The journal follows the principles set out by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Read our Ethical Guidelines for more on the journal's standards.

Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

Notes for Contributors Download


General Call for Papers 

The Journal of Applied Journalism & Media Studies focuses on practical issues media outlets confront today. Its main interest is in research and studies that help media actors – journalists, proprietors and publishers – improve their output. The editors are interested in topics covering problems media outlets face in our digitized world.

Contributions from both academics and practitioners are welcome. If you would like to contribute please contact the editors for details: ajms@intellectbooks.com.

All articles submitted should be original work and must not be under consideration by other publications.

Journal contributors will receive a free PDF copy of their final work upon publication. Print copies of the journal may also be purchased by contributors at half price.

Special Issue Call for Papers

There are no Special Issue CFPs at this time.

Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

Editorial Board

Valentina Baú
Western Sydney University, Australia

Beatriz Becker
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Amy Binns
University of Central Lancashire, UK

Svetlana Bodrunova
Saint Petersburg State University, Russia

Sarah Chiumbu
University of Johannesburg, South Africa

John Cokley
Griffith University, Australia

Dean Cummings
Georgia Southern University, USA

Stephen Cushion
Cardiff University, UK

Scott Eldridge
University of Groningen, Netherlands

Fatima El-Issawi
University of Essex, UK

Miguel Franquet dos Santos
University Ramon Llull, Spain

Emma Heywood
University of Sheffield, UK

Victoria Jack
The Wilderness Society, Australia

Geert Jacobs
Ghent University, Belgium

Claudia Lago
Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

Mireya Márquez Ramírez
Universidad Iberoamericana, México

Carolina Matos
City, University of London, UK

Meron Medzini
Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University, Israel

Jad Melki
Lebanese American University, Lebanon

Last Moyo
Aberystwyth University in China, China

Colleen Murrell
Dublin City University, Ireland

Bruce Mutsvairo
University of Technology Sydney, Australia

An Nguyen
Bournemouth University, UK

Silvia Olmedo
University of Málaga, Spain

Ximena Orchard
Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Chile

Julian Petley
Brunel University, UK

Marcela Pizarro
Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

Kruakae Pothong
London School of Economics, UK

María Del Mar Ramírez Alvarado
Universidad de Sevilla, Spain

José Luis Requejo Alemán
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Thouraya Snoussi
University of Sharjah, UAE

Maite Soto-Sanfiel
National University of Singapore, Singapore

John Steel
University of Derby, UK

Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

 
British Humanities Index (BHI)
 
China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)
 
EBSCO
 
EBSCO: Communication Source
 
EBSCO: TOC Premier
 
European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH)
 
International Bibliography of Book Reviews in Scholarly Literature in the Humanities and Social Sciences (IBR)
 
International Bibliography of Periodical Literature in the Humanities and Social Sciences (IBZ)
 
Scopus
 
UGC-CARE
 
Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
 
Web of Science: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)

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Principal Editor

Jairo Lugo-Ocando
University of Sharjah, UAE
jlugoocando@sharjah.ac.ae

Associate Editor (Special Issues)

Sadia Jamil
University of Nottingham, China
sadia.jamil@nottingham.edu.cn

Associate Editor (Book Reviews)

Brendan Lawson
University of Loughborough, UK
B.B.Lawson@lboro.ac.uk

Editorial Assistant

Peter Taylor
petertaylor2@hotmail.com

Founding Editor

Leon Barkho
University of Sharjah, UAE and Jönköping University, Sweden
Leon.Barkho@ju.se

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