15 May 2020

Open call for academic articles for the inaugural online issue of ‘DISCERN, International Journal of Design for Social Change, Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship’

DISCERN is inviting researchers, academics, professionals, practitioners and postgraduate students to submit original articles in the broad areas of design for social change, sustainable innovation, social entrepreneurship and the circular economy. We welcome articles (conceptual, theoretical, and empirical), review pieces, case studies, short reports, works in progress, book and literature reviews and discussion articles and dialogues.

It is envisaged that the inaugural issue of DISCERN will be published online in September 2020 as an open-access resource. The deadline for submissions is the end of July 2020. All submissions will be blind peer-reviewed by members of the journal’s Advisory Board and will be approved without revisions, approved with revisions, or not accepted for publication.

More information about the journal, the author guidelines and the submission process is available online at www.designforsocialchange.org/journal/index.php/DISCERN-J/index


Ana Margarida Ferreira, IADE-Universidade Europeia, Portugal ana.margarida.ferreira@universidadeeuropeia.pt

Nicos Souleles, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus nicos.souleles@cut.ac.cy


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