Simon Jones

Simon joined Elsevier in 2012 and is based in the Oxford office and manages the journal portfolio, Decision Sciences and Operations Research, on titles such as International Journal of Project Management (IJPM) which is co-owned with APM and IPMA and the newly launched Project Leadership and Society (PLAS) 

Prior to Elsevier he has worked for other publishing houses. Simon is currently responsible for the day to day management of an over 20-journal portfolio, which includes 5 society-owned and affiliated titles. Prior to his current portfolio Simon has worked on various lists in Life and Social Sciences ranging from geography, planning and development, pharmacology and food science and before this he worked in marketing in various publishing companies on journal and books. 


Speaker synopsis

Join Professor Martina Huemann and Simon Jones, a Publisher from Elsevier, in their talk about ‘How to get your excellent research published’ in project management journals.

Topics include ‘Which journal fits your paper?’, ‘tip and tricks on how to write a great paper’ ‘common mistakes when writing a paper’ and ‘journal processes in project management journals’ such as the International Journal of Project Management and the newly launched Project Leadership & Society.

This session will be interactive and we encourage you to come with any questions you may have about the publishing process to help you get as much out of the session as possible.

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