Reminder: [JVWR] Call for Editors -- "Augmented Mind"

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Reminder: [JVWR] Call for Editors -- "Augmented Mind"

The Journal for Virtual Worlds Research
Augmented Mind
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*Call for Editors and Papers on "Augmented Mind" *
Call for a prime editor, co-editor(s), and papers on "*Augmented Mind*",
for a special issue of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research to be
published 2018 Q2.   Motivation and Scope:
The JVWR seeks to develop a special issue dedicated to an exploration of
the *Mind* as an umbrella concept of research with relations to virtual

*Suggested topics may include but are not limited to the following

   - Mindfulness
   - Flow
   - New ways of teaching
   - Psychology
   - Digital media studies
   - Games of the mind
   - Relevant hardware
   - EEG / fMRI

Call for Prime and Co- Editors:

We are looking for a *prime guest editor* (with potentially one co-editor)
to manage the process. This is a great opportunity to influence the state
of our field.

You will:

   - Develop a detailed call
   - Review and decide on abstracts and full papers
   - Coordinate reviewers
   - Use our publication system -- extensively (be versed also with Google
   docs, Skype, and other current tools.)
   - Be a deadline-targeted & taking-charge person.
   - Work as single editor or add one or more co-editors.
   - Able to write a short intro including your view / vision / insight on
   the field.
   - Get the academic credit as an editor.

Please reply by *August 15, 2018,* to [hidden email]
<info@jvwresearch?subject=Editor%20for%20Assembled%202016> with an academic
CV and a cover letter listing your publishing and editing experience.

If you have colleagues who may be interested in becoming editors or
co-editors, please feel free to forward this call further.
Call for Papers:

For papers, kindly email <[hidden email]> your ideas on the topic,
abstracts, or send us your feedback. This will also help us develop the

Deadlines and Timeline: To be announced

Full papers will be reviewed by expert referees using the JVWR *double-open
policy*. Double-open policy means that in general, authors do not need to
anonymize their papers, and reviewers' identities are also known to
authors. For more details about it see JVWR site --> About JVWR --> For
Authors --> Our double-Open Policy.
  Further Information:

The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research (*#TheJVWR*) (
is an online, open access academic journal that engages a wide spectrum of
scholarship. We welcome contributions from the many disciplines and
approaches that intersect with virtual worlds research.

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