UJ Press Manager


We welcome Wikus van Zyl as the Manager of the UJ Press. Wikus has been working in scholarly publishing for over 16 years and is experienced in both book and journal publishing. He has a passion for research and brings with him a wealth of knowledge, experience and a network of connections in the international scholarly publishing arena. UJ Press will publish both books and journals in mostly electronic format on the Open Journal System (OJS) and Open Monograph Press (OMP) platforms. All books and journals will be subjected to a rigorous peer-review process ensuring the quality of these publications. Books will be made available on a print-on-demand basis through platforms like Amazon Paperback and Lightning Source. UJ Press publications will also be available from the leading scholarly platforms like JSTOR, EBSCO Host, Google Scholar and ProQuest. UJ Press will also make a selection of their titles available as Open Access through the OJS, OMP, Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB), Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).  Feel free to contact Wikus at wikusvz@uj.ac.za or visit UJ Press on Level 3.