About the Journal
Journal of Insect Science is an international, open-access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes papers on all aspects of the biology of insects and other arthropods – from the molecular to the ecological – as well as their agricultural and medical impacts.
The portfolio of 8 ESA publications now have a home at insectscience.org. Mark it as a favorite today to stay updated on the latest issues and exciting news across the portfolio.
Editor-in-Chief Phyllis Weintraub's Latest Editorial
Phyllis Weintraub, the Editor-in-Chief for Journal of Insect Science, explores publishing negative results and provides a case study for this scenario in her latest editorial. Click here to read "The Importance of Publishing Negative Results".
JIS Is Now ESA’s Fastest Review Journal!
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“[Publishing in JIS] was a really good experience. Some journals make it really difficult to send in work. JIS was accessible to the user. I also thought the reviewers were incredibly fair. The entire experience was pretty great, actually.”
– Stacy Rodriguez, Department of Biology, New Mexico State University. Read more about her experience here.