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 34

December 2021 | Oceans Across the Solar System

Guest Editors TBD 


Volume 35

March 2022 | The Changing 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


June 2022 | Building Diversity 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 Smythe, University of Minnesota Duluth
Cassie Xu, Columbia University