Focus and Scope

The Brazilian Journal of Motor Behavior (BJMB) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal published by the Brazilian Society of Motor Behavior (Sociedade Brasileira de Comportamento Motor - SOCIBRACOM). The BJMB accepts original contributions pertaining to the multidisciplinary study of human movement throughout the lifespan, involving a broad range of topics related to the field of Motor Behavior like motor control, development and learning, movement disorders, clinical, theoretical and model studies. These articles could come from diverse disciplines such as kinesiology, biomechanics, neurophysiology, neuroscience, psychology, medicine, sports performance and rehabilitation. 

 

The BJMB [ISSN: 1980-5586] is published by using the Open Journal System technology to improve the speed, efficiency, quality, fairness and impact of scientific publishing. Please note that this journal only publishes manuscripts in English. 

 

The first review of the paper will be taken in maximum 30 days after submission.

Peer Review Process

Submissions are subject to a rigorous two-blind (normally) or one-blind peer review process, in which the reviewer's name is not disclosed to the authors. Submissions are initially screened by our editors, and if appropriate, independent expert referees are solicited. 

 

During the submission process, authors may have to suggest three suitable independent referees (with their contact details) but the choice of referee rests with the Editors.


Editors and editorial board members are not involved in editorial processes or decisions about their own work. Reviewers are asked to disclose potential conflicts of interest when they are invited to review a paper and when they submit their review.

 

The first review of the paper will be taken in maximum 30 days after submission.

Publication Frequency

The Brazilian Journal of Motor Behavior will publish at least four numbers per year.

Open Access Policy

The BJMB is published by using the Open Journal System technology to improve the speed, efficiency, quality, fairness and impact of scientific publishing. Please note that this journal only publishes manuscripts in English.