AFCC Webinars

Publishing in the Family Court Review

E2M webinar, Robert Emery and Matthew Kiernan

May 8, 2018
1:00-2:00pm Eastern Time USA


Are you considering submitting an article for publication in Family Court Review?  Hear from the editors of FCR about what types of papers are appropriate, how to submit a document using the new ScholarOne platform, and how the peer review process operates.

Free to E2M members

Robert Emery, PhD is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Children, Families, and the Law at the University of Virginia. He has authored over 150 scientific publications, and several books on divorce, most recently, Two Homes, One Childhood: A Parenting Plan to Last a Lifetime. He is Social Science Editor of Family Court Review.

Matthew Kiernan, JD serves as the Faculty Administrative Editor of the Family Court Review, Hofstra’s peer-reviewed quarterly journal published under the auspices of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts. The Family Court Review is an international interdisciplinary communication forum for judges, attorneys, mediators and professionals in mental health and human services who are concerned with the improvement of all aspects of the family court system.  The journal’s editorial staff is selected each year through a writing competition conducted in cooperation with the Hofstra Law journals. Mr. Kiernan is also an adjunct professor and teaches the FCR Seminar, where the junior staff, among other things, are required to author their own note, the best of which are published in the journal.In August of 2017, Mr. Kiernan was appointed Associate Dean of Academic Operations and, as such, is responsible for a wide range of administrative duties crucial to the operation of the law school.