2017-2018 Editorial Calendar (print)

Magazine Topics and Deadlines

Winter 2017-2018: Workforce Management
Deadlines:

Article submission deadline: January 5, 2018
Published first of March

Summer 2018: Women in Public Administration
Deadlines:
Article submission deadline: April 1, 2018
Published first of June

Fall 2018: Public Administration Education
Deadlines:
Article submission deadline: July 1, 2018
Published first of September

Winter 2018: International Public Administration
Deadlines:
Article submission deadline: October 1, 2018
Published first of December

PA TIMES  Online Editorial Calendar

Due dates are rolling throughout the year. Columnists should refer to their columnist acceptance letters for due dates. Ad hoc submissions are accepted through patimes@aspanet.org at any time.

Fall 2017: Evidence-Based Decisionmaking
Topics for this Quarter Include:
  • the pros and cons to an evidence-based lens
  • project management
  • the importance of data
  • quantitative and qualitative analytics
  • budgeting from an evidence-based perspective
  • accounting for social justice issues

Winter 2017-2018: Workforce Management

Topics for this Quarter Include:
  • valuing the workforce
  • automated workforce challenges
  • budgeting
  • performance management
  • public service motivation
  • hiring
  • diversity
  • health care
  • social justice
 
 
 
Summer 2018: Women in Public Administration
Topics for this quarter include:
  • Gender studies
  • Pay equity
  • Diversity
  • Women public administrators
  • Female profiles
  • Health care
  • Gender based public policy
Fall 2018: Public Administration Education
Topics for this quarter include:
  • Profiles of educators
  • Online education
  • Teaching in the 21st century
  • Safe spaces in the classroom
  • Strengths and weaknesses within MPA programs
Winter 2018: International Public Administration
Topics for this quarter include:
  • Public administration around the world
  • Meeting today's global challenges
  • UN SDGs
  • Global infrastructure
  • Global equity
  • Comparative public administration