About the Journal
Publisher contact person:
Professor Rabiu AbduSSALAM Magaji (Deputy Editor-in-Chief)
Phone: +234 802 355 8721
Department of Human Physiology
Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences
College of Medical Sciences
Ahmadu Bello University
Sources of Support
This journal is supported by institutional funds, advertisers and journal production charges.
All manuscripts submitted are reviewed by an assigned editorial board committee member and at least two referees. The referees are recommended by the editorial board members. A double blind peer review process is used, such that the reviewers are not informed about the details of the authors and vice versa. The decision to accept or reject a paper rests on the editor-in-chief. Papers that do not comply with the journal requirements are rejected without review. The decision on a paper is normally reached within 3-5 weeks.
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All articles published in this journal are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license, unless otherwise stated.
Focus and Scope
Journal of African Association of Physiological Sciences (J. Afr. Assoc. Physiol. Sci.) is an international, bi-annual official publication of African Association of Physiological Sciences. Both print and online forms are available. The journal is aimed at dissemination of information on diverse areas of research in Physiological Sciences disciplines and to showcase a representative cross-section of the kinds of research being carried out in Africa, in particular and globally. The journal was established in 2012 at the congress of African Association of Physiological Sciences held in Egypt. The journal will consider for publication, Full-length original research articles, short communications as well as review articles.