Charting the Future with A&R's Team

A&R is poised to host a seminal webinar via Zoom on January 18, 2024, at 8:00 AM China Standard Time (UTC+8 ) / January 17, at 7:00 PM EST (UTC-5). This event promises to unfold a new chapter and be a nexus of visionary thinking, guiding the strategic direction of A&R into the future.

Also, A&R is privileged to have Prof. Donald Huising from the University of Tennessee, who is revered not only for his academic contributions but also for his pioneering role as the Founder and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of the acclaimed Journal of Cleaner Production, which garnered an impressive impact factor of 11.1 in 2022. His expertise and scholarly acumen will undoubtedly enrich our deliberations.

Prof. Kathleen Kevany from Dalhousie University will also grace the webinar, offering her unique insights. Additionally, participants from A&R includes Founder and Executive Editor Prof. Yanxiong Wu and Prof. Manolis Pagkalos, who is responsible for Governance & Oversight, alongside dedicated Editorial Assistants.

The webinar's agenda will focus on three pivotal topics:

1.Strengthening Editorial Board Composition: A&R aims to enhance the diversity of board members to mirror the interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary nature.

2.Elevating Journal Quality: Strategies will be discussed to refine our editorial processes, ensuring the highest standards of academic integrity and excellence in every article we publish.

3.Intensifying Journal Promotion: Innovative strategies will be explored to enhance the journal's visibility and influence within the academic community and beyond.

At the same time, A&R extends a cordial invitation to all colleagues who share our passion for academic excellence and wish to contribute to this strategic dialogue. Your insights and expertise could be the catalyst for our collective success. To be a part of this event, please reach out to us at

Join us as we navigate the future of A&R, where your voice and vision can help steer the course.