Submit Original Research

AHEPPP promotes research-based articles, essays, and reviews that address important issues related to parent/family services and that make an original contribution to the knowledge base about parent/family programs and services in higher education. 

How to submit:

  • Send article, essay, or review to Chelsea Petree at [email protected]
  • Articles will be peer-reviewed before posted by two blind reviewers.
  • Articles must follow APA style guidelines.
  • Submissions should include A title page, abstract (150 words, and author(s) biography (40 words).

Types of submissions:

  • Research Paper: Original research including a review of literature, method descriptions, findings, and implications of the research to the field.
  • Best Practices Paper: A full description of a practice or program that is exceptional in the field, including the justification for implementation, the uniqueness of the practice or program, the method for gathering assessment data, and implications for other colleges and universities.
  • Scholarly Essay: A thorough review on literature across a specific topic in the field, including the importance of the problem and how additional research can benefit the topic.
  • Book Reviews: Books being reviewed must be on a topic relevant to parent & family services, including important take-aways for professionals. 

Share an Article

If you have read a current scholarly article, book, or news item that is not on the AHEPPP site, please send it to Lindsay McKinney at [email protected]