Information for Authors and Reviewers - Franciscan University Press | Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • Information for Authors 

    How to submit your work 
    1. Franciscan University Press is happy to consider manuscript proposals. Your proposal should include the following: 
    2. Completed Author’s Questionnaire (available for download here
    3. The author’s resume or curriculum vitae 
    4. No more than a five page description of the main argument of the manuscript and its intended audience. 
    5. The table of contents of the manuscript 
    6. The introduction or representative chapter of the manuscript. 

    All materials should be sent electronically to the acquisitions editor, Dr. Stephen Lewis, Questions about proposal submissions can also be sent to Dr. Stephen Lewis's email account, or his office phone: (740) 284-5332. 

    If the acquisitions editor decides to have your manuscript peer reviewed, he will at that time request the full manuscript.

  • Information for Reviewers 

    Franciscan University Press is happy to receive requests from scholars interested in serving as peer reviewers for submitted manuscripts. As a small token of appreciation for the service to the profession as serving as a manuscript reviewer, we do provide a small stipend. The Reader’s Report Form (available to download here) will give you a sense of what is entailed in writing a review. 

    Please contact Dr. Stephen Lewis at, (740) 284-5332 if you are interested in serving as a peer reviewer. Thank you.

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