The EvoS Journal: NEEPS and SEEPS 2016 Special Issue Submission Guide

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The EvoS Journal: NEEPSX 2016 (Halifax) and SEEPS 2016 (U. Alabama) Special Issues: Call for Submissions and Timeline!


EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium
 is proud to be publishing two special issues to highlight research presented at the 10th annual North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society [NEEPS] Conference in Halifax (2016), and the first 1st annual South Eastern Evolutionary Perspectives Society [SEEPS] Conference in Alabama (2016).

Please see the text below for details and deadlines relating to these special issues. Recall the deadline for initial submission is October 15th, 2016:


Contacting Editors with Manuscripts (Deadline: October 15th, 2016)

  • Authors should submit completed masked manuscripts in APA style along with a title page (including author names, acknowledgements, affiliations, etc. to be reflected in the final publication) to the special issue and EvoS general submission editors via email.
    • The titles of these emails should be formatted to designate authorship (first author surname and “et. al” if applicable), a short form of the title, and which Special Edition they are submitting for (SEEPS or NEEPS)
      • “AUTHOR_SHORTENEDTITLE_EDITION”
      • “DARWIN_DESCENTOFMAN_NEEPSX/SEEPS”
  • Include all contacts listed below (for your special edition of interest) in all email correspondence:
  • NEEPS
    • Joel Wade (jwade@bucknell.edu)
    • Killian Garvey (garvey@ulm.edu)
    • Aron Wiegand (evostudies@gmail.com)
  • SEEPS
  • Please see this link for some basic author guidelines.

Manuscripts Sent to Reviewers (Deadline: October 30th, 2016)


First Round of Decisions Sent to Authors (Deadline: December 15th, 2016)

  • Reviewers will submit completed reviews to the editors, who will send initial decisions regarding submissions to authors.
    • Please see this link for some basic reviewer guidelines.

Authors re-submit if Designated for Revision (Deadline: January 25th, 2017)


Final Decision Letters Sent to Authors (Deadline: February 20th, 2017)


Special Issues to be Finalized and Published on Evostudies (March 15th, 2017)

  • Please direct timeline, standard article submission, or troubleshooting questions to Michael Frederick (mfrederick@ubalt.edu), or Aron Wiegand (agwiegand@optonline.net) or viaThe Evolutionary Studies Consortium (evostudies@gmail.com).

*We encourage submissions in the form of full APA research articles from researchers at all levels who presented at SEEPS and/or NEEPS*