Otago Polytechnic

We are calling for papers for the open access peer-reviewed journal Scope: Contemporary Research Topics (Learning and Teaching) 8 - Sustainable Practice.

The series Scope (Sustainable Practice) aims to engage discussion on contemporary research in the field of sustainable practice (including resilience, sustainability science etc). It is concerned with views and critical debates surrounding issues of practice, theory, history and their relationships as manifested through the experiences of researchers and practitioners in sustainable practice. The focus of this issue will be Integration of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Contributors will be encouraged to explore interactions of practice, theory and education with the SDGs.

Submission formats

There are several formats that you can submit for consideration:

Feature Article- 2500-4000 word article.

Perspectives-  Opinion piece or a more personal essay. 

Reportage- Reportage on a successful solution being implemented at a specific location.

Sustainable Practice in History- Looking back to look forwards

Envision- A vision for a sustainable future

Review- Reviews of books, movies, websites, videos, and other media or performance that present solutions.

Read the full Author Guidelines here.

For more information of to chat through an idea for a submission contact Ray O'Brien.

Call for papers closes 28th June 2019.


Published on 2 May 2019

Orderdate: 2 May 2019
Expiry: 3 May 2021