New Vistas journal

New Vistas is a journal published by the University of West London.  It provides a forum to disseminate research, commentary, and scholarly work that engage with the complex agenda of higher education in its local, national and global context.

See articles from the current issue.

New Vistas welcomes contributions from staff and doctoral students within the University of West London and from external authors, with the explicit intention to give a voice to early-career researchers and scholars.

The journal appears twice a year (a Spring and an Autumn issue) with occasional special issues, and publishes for a broad academic, international and professional readership.


We welcome submissions for the next issue of New Vistas.

If you are interested in submitting a written contribution, or if you have any proposals for content or general enquiries, please contact the editor, Professor Stylianos Hatzipanagos at

If you are preparing a paper, please refer to our Instructions for Authors (pdf, 298 kb).

When a submission is received, the editor will provide feedback and inform of the decision to publish or not. If the paper is deemed to fit the editorial line, it will be sent for external review.