Publishing Details

Submission Information:

All articles will be reviewed by the editor to determine their suitability for this publication. In addition, at least two additional reviewers will conduct blind reviews of the article.

Manuscript Requirements:

Manuscripts may be submitted directly to the editor as Word .doc files attached to e-mail. Manuscripts should be double spaced and leave wide margins. Manuscripts should not identify the author(s) of the work. A separate page should be included which provides the author(s)’ details, including contact information (address and e-mail). In addition, an abstract of 100-150 words should be included, as well as up to six keywords which identify the central subjects addressed in the manuscript. Diagrams, tables, and figures should be kept at a minimum, appear in black and white, and follow the manuscript in numbered order corresponding to numbered placeholders in the text. Footnotes and Endnotes should be avoided whenever possible. References should appear in the following format:

Stanley, R. J. & Hollander, M. P. (1992).Beyond the boundaries: The quest for knowledge. Administrative Life, 2(3), 36-49.

References and citations should be in alphabetical order, and chronological within alphabetical order. The editor reserves the right to make changes to the manuscript to ensure that it conforms to the house style. Generally, manuscripts should be between 2,500 and 5,000 words in length. Prospective author(s) must include a statement which indicates they agree to the submission of the manuscript, and that the manuscript has not been published, and is not under consideration for publication, in part or in substance, elsewhere.

Publication Details:

Journal of Authentic Leadership in Education is an independently published quarterly by Nipissing University Center for the Study of Leadership and Ethics of UCEA, housed in the Faculty of Education, Nipissing University. This journal is published online only (

Editorial Contact Information:

Address all papers, editorial correspondence, and subscription information requests to the editors at the Schulich School of Education, Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay, Ontario P1B 8L7 Canada. Tel. 705-474-3450, ext. 4060. E-mail: