Aims & Goals

Updated 15 June 2017

AIJSS aims to advance contemporary research on Asian social science topics in the fields of education, infrastructure, the environment, corporate social responsibility, and business and management, as well as other fields deemed interesting to the editors and readers alike. AIJSS is a singleblind peerreviewed open access journal published quarterly (March, June, September, and December).


Our publication mission for 2017 is to focus on the ‘International’ in the journal’s name.  Papers showing broad regional scope are highly recommended. Researchers (both apprentice and seasoned), are encouraged to submit their empirical, conceptual, or applied papers, and case studies for publication. Suggested topics include:


Thailand 4.0 Industry 4.0
Fourth Industrial Revolution Robotics/Automation


Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) The environment
Organizational Sustainability E-waste
Microenterprises Small-Medium Enterprises (SME)
Community-Based Enterprises (CBEs) and rural development Entrepreneurship
Global OTOP/OVOP programs Branding
M-Commerce E-Commerce


Trends and Directions of Digital Learning Diversity of Technology in Education
Problem-based learning (PBL) E-learning
M-Learning Learning Management Systems (LMS)/Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs)
Virtual Reality Education (VRE) and Virtual Reality Applications (VRA) Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)
Education management Vocational Education
Social Learning and Social Media Emerging Technology for Online Education
Educational Clouds Learning Analytics
Educational Gamification Education Governance

Tourism/Hospitality/M.I.C.E. Industry

Tourism/hospitality Long-stay tourism
Cross-cultural issues Medical tourism
M.I.C.E. Industry

Logistics and Supply Chain

Supply chain management and logisitcs Technologies and e-commerce
Marketing research, consumer behaviour Transportation systems/infrastructure


Information Technology (IT) Mobile phones/smartphones
Marketing research, consumer behaviour Transportation systems/infrastructure
Healthcare and information management  Digital innovation

Marketing and Branding

Consumer marketing Branding
Generation X, Y, Z, and Millennials Internet and Web marketing

Regional and Asian Related Economic and Trading Organizations

AEC (ASEAN Economic Community) Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRA)
Free Flow of Skilled Labor (FFSL) Special Administrative Regions (SAR)

Associate Professor Dr. Paitoon Pimdee Executive Editor

We look forward at assisting you with your academic publishing and career goals.

Associate Professor Dr. Paitoon Pimdee
AIJSS Executive Editor