Introduction of Periodicals Press of Shanghai University
Periodicals Press of Shanghai University (PASU) is a key institution sponsored by “211 Project” to edit and publish academic journals. PASU has 11 editorial offices under its command, including Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), Chinese Journal of Sociology, Journal of Shanghai University (Natural Science Edition), Journal of Applied Sciences, Advances in Manufacturing, Journal of Shanghai University (Social Sciences Edition), Chinese Journal of Nature, Secretary, Communication on Applied Mathematics and Computation, Operations Research Transactions, Journal of the Operations Research Society of China. The published journals involve all subject areas such as the natural science, the humanity and social science.
Now PASU has brought up an active, vigorous and professional team, in which most members are young and middle-aged and have high professional post as well as high academic qualifications. For example, there are 13 members have high professional post, 12 persons have doctorate and 20 persons have master’s degree, accounting for 37%, 34% and 57% of all members respectively.
PASU has received strong support and considerations from all departments of Shanghai Educational Committee and Shanghai University. PASU seriously carries out the policies and tasks of the Party and state, strictly obeys rules and regulations relating to the journal publishing. PASU consistently takes the aim of surviving on high quality, seeking development on research, actively adapting globalization and informationalization, continuously keeping innovation and finally forming own special features. Therefore, make each journal in PASU become be able to display the research achievements of China, to exchange the worldwide newest and most advanced information on all disciplines, to educate young and middle-aged people with talent of academic studies, to make a strong contribution to the Shanghai University being a quality-superior and research-intensive university.