Journal of English for Research Publication Purposes

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Pejman Habibie | The University of Western Ontario | phabibie at
Sue Starfield | University of New South Wales | s.starfield at
Reviews Editor
Yongyan Li | University of Hong Kong

This journal is peer reviewed and indexed in: Dimensions

The Journal of English for Research Publication Purposes will provide a scholarly venue for the construction and dissemination of discourses related to the fast-expanding field of English for research publication purposes (ERPP). This will help academics and practitioners working in (sub)disciplines such as Applied Linguistics, EAP, ESP, Education, and Writing Studies to communicate their relevant scholarly works and perspectives with international members of their community of practice, keep current with the new discourses and practices within and surrounding this domain, and contribute to the further enrichment and development of this field of scholarship. The Journal will publish conceptual and empirical articles, book reviews, and academic discourses and exchanges on a wide range of topics including writing for scholarly publication, graduate writing, pedagogy of ERPP, writing centers, mentorship, ERPP teacher education, international policies and practices related to ERPP, evaluation and review processes, discourse analysis of academic output, needs analysis, ERPP curriculum design and materials development, research communication support services, and international ERPP initiatives and programs.
ISSN: 2590-0994 | E-ISSN: 2590-1001
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Volume 3 (2022)

Volume 2 (2021)

Volume 1 (2020)

Editorial Advisory Board
Diane Belcher | Georgia State University
Sally Burgess | Universidad de La Laguna
Mary Jane Curry | University of Rochester
John Flowerdew | Lancaster University
ORCID logoGuangwei Hu | Hong Kong Polytechnic
Anna Kristina Hultgren | Open University
Ken Hyland | University of East Anglia
Ryuko Kubota | The University of British Columbia
Maria Kuteeva | Stockholms Universitet
Becky Kwan | City University of Hong Kong
Theresa Lillis | The Open University
Pilar Mur-Dueñas | Universidad de Zaragoza
Brian Paltridge | The University of Sydney
Christine Pearson Casanave | Temple University
ORCID logoCarmen Pérez-Llantada | Universidad de Zaragoza
Christine M. Tardy | University of Arizona
Stephanie Vandrick | University of San Francisco
Ursula Wingate | King's College
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Main BIC Subject

CFG: Semantics, Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis

Main BISAC Subject