How to Get Published in an Academic Journal - ILA Leadership Perspectives Webinar


When:  May 16, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET)

Event Description

How to Get Published in an Academic Journal

Patti Davis (Presenter) , Senior Publisher, North America, Emerald Group Publishing 

When: Thursday, 16 May 2019 | 13:00 EDT (1pm EDT) 


This session is for anyone looking for more information about a process that can be shrouded in mystery. No particular field and scholarly journal is emphasized, so anyone in any field will find this useful. Topics will include: How to choose an appropriate scholarly journal, submission etiquette, peer review process, responding to peer reviewers' comments, when to contact editors, and discoverability of your article once it is published.

Attendees will:

  • How to prepare their article for submission;
  • What will happen once the article is submitted;
  • How a scholarly journal editorial team is structured;
  • How to avoid common pitfalls in the process.

Speaker Biography

Patti Davis is Senior Publisher for Emerald Group Publishing, responsible for the North American journals publishing program. She has more than 15 years of experience both in books and journals publishing, working previously at Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. She has worked in marketing and public relations, as well, most notably at the University of Maryland College Park. Patti travels extensively for Emerald, networking with scholars and researchers at conferences held around the world.



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