Tong University Journal Center established in 2015, and as a subordinate unit
in June 2019. The journal center relies on the superior disciplines of Shanghai
Jiao Tong University and bases on the academic publishing resources of the
Shanghai Jiao Tong University Press. The
major responsibility is to provide professional services and management as
support for the journals which hosted by the Jiao Tong University which towards to enhance the influence of
Shanghai Jiao Tong University through disseminate the advanced culture and
Shanghai Jiao Tong University Journal Center is divided into two offices: the General Office (which includes the International Affairs Office) and the Editor-in-Chief Office (including the Editorial Office). Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Science), Journal of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Philosophy and Social Science), Frontiers in Energy, Laboratory Research and Exploration, Ocean Engineering Equipment and Technology, New Techno-Humanities, Nano Biomedicine and Engineering, Journal of Medical Biomechanics, and 9 other journals are managed directly by the university. There are 25 full-time editors and managers, four of whom hold senior positions of Associate Editor or higher, and more than 90% have postgraduate degrees.
Following the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, we always maintain the correct political direction of journal work, as the guidance to support the development of disciplines,cooperate and guide the editorial offices of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, enhance optimized coordinated development in a region with a dense cluster of journals and make a long-term strategic development plan to sustain top university journals to compete with global top journals. Creating new journals at a higher standard and strive to create characteristic journals with international competitiveness.
Perspectives: Pay attention to digital platform development, build an academic journal brand of Jiao Tong University with an international perspective, and strive to build a journal group with considerable scale and high academic competitiveness, covering multidisciplines and reflecting the academic advantages of Shanghai Jiao Tong University.