Upcoming Issues

In general, the majority of each issue of Oceanography is devoted to invited articles related to the special-issue topic. However, the editorial staff also encourages unsolicited manuscripts on other oceanography themes for consideration and publication under the Regular Features banner. For more information on how to submit a manuscript please visit our Author Guidelines page.

If you would like to get a special issue of Oceanography on the schedule, please follow the steps outlined on this page.


Volume 35


The New Arctic Ocean

Guest Editors
• Tom Weingartner, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Carin Ashjian, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Lawson Brigham, Wilson Center
Thomas Haine, The Johns Hopkins University
Liza Mack, Aleut International Association
Don Perovich, Dartmouth College
Benjamin Rabe, Alfred Wegener Institute


Volume 36


Guest Editors
•  Tim Conway, University of South Florida
•  Jessica Fitzsimmons, Texas A&M University
•  Hélène Planquette, University of Brest
•  Taryn Noble, University of Tasmania
•  Rob Middag, NIOZ


Near-Inertial Shear and Kinetic Energy in the North Atlantic Experiment (NISKINE)

Guest Editors
Leif Thomas, Stanford University
Jen MacKinnon, Scripps Insitution of Oceanography
Harper Simmons, University of Washington


Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory: 50 Years of Innovative Research in Oceanography

Guest Editors
Richard Feely
• Eddie Bernard
• Stephen Hammond
• Michelle McClure
• Michael McPhaden
• Phyllis Stabeno


Building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Ocean Sciences

Guest Editors
Ben Cuker, Hampton University
Corey Garza, California State University, Monterey Bay
Dierdre Gibson, Hampton University
Catalina Martinez, NOAA
Wendy F. Todd (Smythe), University of Minnesota Duluth
Cassie Xu, Columbia University


Volume 37

Sea Grant

Guest Editors
• Mike Allen
Mona Behl
• Rebecca Briggs
• Kristen Fussell
• Brita Jessen
• Sarah Kolesar
• Ian Miller
• Stephanie Otts