Managing Scientific Journal

Prof. Stanislav Ivanov presented some of the good practices in managing scientific journal

He shared his experience as a founder and an editor-in-chief of the “European Journal of Tourism Research” magazine at Elsevier seminar, which was hold on 10.05.2016 in Sofia. During his presentation, Prof. Ivanov presented the journal itself, the editorial board, the process of reviewing and some effective ways of promoting the magazine, attracting authors and reviewers.
Some of the tips Prof. Ivanov presented were:
– The process of reviewing submissions is of great importance, therefore to proof transparency the method of Double blind review is always applied.
The quality of the published scripts is the most important asset for attracting new readers
It is better to include fewer articles in a magazine rather than adopting inferior manuscripts

Find more about his presentation here*. Prof. Ivanov is a Vice Rector for Academic Affairs and Research at Varna University of Management.

The European Journal of Tourism Research magazine is founded and published by Varna University of Management, Bulgaria (VUM). It is an interdisciplinary scientific magazine in the field of tourism. It provides a platform for theoretical and empirical discussion of problems in tourism industry. Its publications come from all fields, connected with tourism. The journal is open to all researchers. Young researchers and authors from Central and Eastern Europe are encouraged to submit their contributions. Learn more about the journal from here.

*N.B. the presentation is in Bulgarian language!

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