Asia Pacific Journal of Corpus Research (APJCR)

☞ APJCR Current Issue (Vol. 4, No. 2)


APJCR ARCHIVE (Vol. 1. No. 1 ~ Vol. 4. No. 2)

1. About

Asia Pacific Journal of Corpus Research (APJCR, e-ISSN 2733-8096, DOI: is an international and interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal intended to explore corpus research in the Asia Pacific region. APJCR addresses areas of methodological, applied, and theoretical work in the field of corpus research. Examples of such areas include discourse analysis, lexical studies, grammatical studies, language acquisition, language learning, language education, lexicography, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, (machine) translation studies, (digital) literary studies, computational linguistics, speech, phonetics, deep learning and natural language understanding in conjunction with corpus.

2. Submission categories

APJCR features research articles, reviews, software reports, position papers, and reviews of books.

3. APJCR Editors (Alphabetical order)

Prof C. K. Jung
Incheon National University

Prof H. S. Kwon
Seoul National University

4. APJCR Editorial board (Alphabetical order)

Prof Afida Modamad Ali
Universiti Putra Malaysia

Prof Laurence Anthony
Waseda University

Prof Douglas Biber
Northern Arizona University

Dr Maggie Charles
Oxford University

Prof Sun-Ho Hong
Seoul National University of Education


Prof Jeng-yih Tim Hsu
National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology

Prof Sylviane Granger
Université catholique de Louvain

Prof Junkyu Lee
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies


Prof Hye-Kyung Lee
Ajou University


Prof Seung-Ah Lee
Ewha Womans University


Prof Kanglong Liu
Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Prof Atsushi Mizumoto
Kansai University


Prof Andrew Moody
University of Macau


Prof Anna Siyanova-Chanturia
Victoria University of Wellington


Prof Raksangob Wijitsopon
Chulalongkorn University

Prof Jiajin Xu
Beijing Foreign Studies University

Prof Isaiah WonHo Yoo
Sogang University

Prof Susi Yuliawati
Padjadjaran University


ICR Steering Committee & Advisory Boards

5. Peer review process

Manuscripts submitted to the APJCR go through an internal review process and if they meet a set of basic requirements, they are processed next through a double blind review from experts in the field, either from the editorial board or recommended reviewers. Comments from reviewers are sent to the authors and they are notified of the journal’s decision (accept, accept with revisions, reject). This entire review process will occur over the span of 4 weeks after the submission of a manuscript. The editor’s decision is final.

6. Publication frequency

APJCR publishes issues on 31 August (submission deadline: 31 May) and 31 December (submission deadline: 30 September).

7. Open access policy

APJCR provides open access to its content under the principle in the academic field that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Click here to see APJCR Open Access Policy.

8. General manuscript submission guidelines

  • Authors are requested to submit their paper electronically by sending an email to
  • Authors are required to conform to the (Reference Style for APJCR) as given here if they want their manuscripts to be considered for publication.
  • Authors are required to use the style template (APJCR Template) and format the manuscript accordingly before submission [APJCR EXAMPLE (EN)]. Please click here to see the manuscript submissions in Korean.
  • APJCR respects type designers and their intellectural property. Authors are required to install the Noto Serif font package (provided by Google) in their PCs. Please click here to download and install the Noto Serif font package.
    • They must have an abstract with four sections namely Background, Methods, Results. Implications (not exceeding 200 words in total) and 5 keywords. Manuscripts that do not adhere to this will not be considered for review.
    • Reviews should not exceed 2,000 words including notes, tables, appendices, references, etc..
    • Software reports should not exceed 2,000 words including notes, tables, appendices, references, etc..
    • Position papers should not exceed 2,000 words including notes, tables, appendices, references, etc..
    • Reviews of books should not exceed 2,000 words including notes, tables, appendices, references, and so on..

9. Preparation checklist

  • It is understood that a manuscript submitted to APJCR has not been published and is not under consideration for publication elsewhere.
  • The submission file is in Microsoft Word file format. A4 page layout is used.

10. Disclaimer

  • APJCR retains the right to electronically distribute accepted manuscripts but the authors will retain copyright and may republish the article as long as they acknowledge APJCR as the original publisher.
  • The Editorial Board reserves the right to make editorial changes to any manuscript accepted for publication to enhance clarity and style.

11. Manuscript submission and/or enquiries

☞ APJCR Current Issue (Vol. 4, No. 2)

APJCR ARCHIVE (Vol. 1, No. 1 ~ Vol. 4. No. 2)

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