Submit a Paper to the International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRAM)

Published Quarterly. Est. 2009.

The International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRAM) is an academically rigorous outlet for research into crisis response and management. It is focused on the design, development, implementation, use and evaluation of IS technologies and methodologies to support crisis response and management. It explores issues critical to the application of IS to crisis response and management. This journal covers all aspects of the crisis management information systems discipline, from organizational issues to technology support to decision support and knowledge representation. High quality submissions are encouraged using any qualitative or quantitative research methodology, focusing on the design, development, implementation, use, and evaluation of such systems.

ISSN: 1937-9390|EISSN: 1937-9420|DOI: 10.4018/IJISCRAM
The Editors-in-Chief of the International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRAM), an official publication of the ISCRAM Association, would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, coverage, and guidelines for submission to IJISCRAM.

Mission

The mission of the International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRAM) is to provide an outlet for innovative research in the area of information systems for crisis response and management. Research is expected to be rigorous but can utilize any accepted methodology and may be qualitative or quantitative in nature. The journal will provide a comprehensive cross disciplinary forum for advancing the understanding of the organizational, technical, human, and cognitive issues associated with the use of information systems in responding and managing crises of all kinds. The goal of the journal is to publish high quality empirical and theoretical research covering all aspects of information systems for crisis response and management. Full-length research manuscripts, insightful research and practice notes, and case studies will be considered for publication.


Coverage

This journal covers all aspects of the crisis management information systems discipline, from organizational or social issues to technology support to decision making and knowledge representation. High quality submissions are encouraged using any qualitative or quantitative research methodology, focusing on the design, development, implementation, uses and evaluation of such systems. Submissions are especially encouraged covering the following topics in this discipline:

  • Case studies, research methods, and modeling approaches
  • Collaborative and intelligent systems
  • Command and control
  • Communication technologies
  • Crisis planning, training, exercising, and gaming
  • Data fusion, representation, and visualization
  • Decision making and judgment
  • Disaster risk reduction, risk management, ad-hoc, and sensor networks
  • Early warning systems
  • Emergency response systems
  • Geographical information systems
  • Globalization and development issues
  • Healthcare and health information systems
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Humanitarian operations
  • Information systems strategy
  • Knowledge management and systems
  • Systems interoperability information systems infrastructures
  • Virtual teams and organizations

    Submission

    Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.


    All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

    All inquiries regarding IJISCRAM should be directed to the attention of:

    Murray E. Jennex and Victor Amadeo Bañuls Silvera
    Editors-in-Chief
    International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (IJISCRAM)
    E-mails: murphjen@aol.com and vabansil@upo.es
    All manuscript submissions to IJISCRAM should be sent through the online submission system:

    http://www.igi-global.com/authorseditors/titlesubmission/newproject.aspx