Waikato Islamic Studies Review

Publication Guidelines, Submission Format and Process

The Waikato Islamic Studies Review aims to attract new researchers and established scholars interested in the subject of Islam as an academic discipline and to provide an opportunity to discuss and exchange information and knowledge on new research in the form of a ‘working paper’ publication.

The Waikato Islamic Studies Review invites submissions on any topic or theme, including religion, philosophy, history, politics, sociology, culture, and law, within the broad field of studies on Islam and Muslim societies.

All papers must comply with the following requirements and authors are responsible for securing copyright permission to reproduce any figure, table, or text from another source.

*Papers are to be formatted in Microsoft Office Word, Front: 12 Times New Roman.
*Minimum of 2000 and a maximum of 5000 words in length.
*Footnote or Endnote citations.
*An abstract & short author note.

Papers are to be submitted electronically at: [email protected]

The Waikato Islamic Studies Review intends to publish two editions annually: March and September. A catalogue record is available from the National Library of New Zealand.

Call for Papers: September 2021 edition. If you're thinking of having your work considered and require any further information, please feel free to contact the Executive Editor at: [email protected]

Editorial Board

Executive Editor: MPhil Abdullah Drury
Managing Editor: Dr Simon Gray
Assistant Editor: Dr Mortaza Shams                                                                                                                                       Associate Editor: Dr Erich Kolig