About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The SOUTHEASTERN PHILIPPINES JOURNAL OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT is an international open access multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal responding to the Mindanao and ASEAN region's development needs, preserving a knowledge base that covers urgent issues such as climate change mitigation, energy security, sustainable agriculture, political and economic security in the ASEAN, and socio-cultural and emerging trends and innovations that impact markets, industries and institutions.

Publication Frequency

The Journal is a bi-annual publication. The schedule for release is every March and September.


University of Southeastern Philippines


All publications are free of charge. We do not collect any payments from authors and readers.

Peer-review Policy

All submitted manuscripts are evaluated by the Editor. If upon evaluation, the manuscript is suitable for the journal, it will go through a rigorous peer review by independent expert referees.