Book Review Editor - Expression of Interest


The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is looking for a suitable applicant to undertake the role of Book Review Editor from 2022.

Expressions of interest should be received by 4 October, 2021.

The intention is to appoint a new editor (or joint editors) in late October 2021 so that they can work with the current editors to achieve a smooth transition in the months leading up to the first publication for 2022. (Volume 11, Issue 1)

Expressions of interest should include:

  • a CV, including previous editorial and/or organisational experience
  • a very brief outline of key ideas on the future direction of the Book Reviews section

Please submit details to the Editors at

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Current Issue

Vol. 10 No. 2 (2021): International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy
Published: 2021-06-01
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The Journal invites 6-8000 word original submissions. Authors are asked to register, read the author guidelines, and agree to the ethics statement before submission. Peer review is usually 4-6 weeks.

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Chief Editors: Professors Kerry Carrington and John Scott, QUT Centre for Justice, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia

Editor: Dr David Rodríguez Goyes, University of Oslo, Norway

Book Reivew Editors: Dr Danielle Watson, QUT and Associate Professor Marinella Marmo, Flinders University

Journal Manager: Tracy Creagh, Office for Scholarly Communication, QUT