The Editorial Board of the European Geologist Journal (EGJ) invites you to submit articles for the 50th issue of the journal. The theme of this special edition is essential for the future of the profession: Geoscience education in Europe. Its title will be ‘Let’s become geologists! Challenges and opportunities in geoscience education in Europe‘. The issue will be published in November 2020.

We expect contributions related to the topic. The focus will be on challenges and opportunities at higher education and CPD/vocational training. However, articles on good practices at schools are also welcome as the role of schools can be crucial in raising interest in geology as a profession. The introduction of running or completed educational projects will also be possible in the ‘Projects’ section.

Please send your article proposal first (name of the author(s), the working title of the article and a short abstract of about 10 lines) by 15 July 2020 to Editor-in-Chief Eva Hartai ( and cc Maria A. Lopez (

The Editorial Board of EGJ will decide about the acceptance of the article proposals before the end of July, and selected articles shall be submitted in their full version by 15 September 2020. The articles will be peer-reviewed and also reviewed by a native English speaker. Please find the guidelines for the authors at