Dissertation to Publication Workshop Registration

Are you interested in publishing your doctoral dissertation in a peer reviewed journal but not sure how to find an appropriate peer reviewed journal or develop a publishable manuscript?

If so, join the Dissertation to Publication Web-based Workshop at University of Phoenix.


Dissertation to Publication (DTP) workshop is a four months web-based workshop that teach the art of developing a publishable manuscript based on a dissertation and support the participants submit their manuscripts to peer-reviewed journals. The workshop focuses on the process and the finished product – a publishable manuscript.

DTP workshop was established in fall of 2016 and offered in fall and spring. DTP workshop has been very successful by providing unique opportunity and valuable resources for the participants to publish in peer reviewed journals. There is no similar workshop in higher education in the United States. Since its establishment, 601 doctoral alumni and faculty members attended the workshop, developed, and submitted 474 manuscripts to peer reviewed journals. The list of selected publications of DTP workshop can be viewed here.   

Format and Procedure:  The workshop provide structured support and guidelines via asynchronous platforms and synchronous monthly web-based meetings. Target journals for publication are identified at the beginning of the workshop. The manuscripts are broken down into three major sections of introduction, method, and results. The committee of reviewers work closely with the participants to review, revise, and finalize their manuscripts. Participants submit their manuscripts to their target journal by the end of the workshop. The committee of reviewers are well-experienced faculty who support the participants throughout the manuscript development.


Participant Eligibility:  Graduated doctoral students and doctoral students close to graduation, who are interested in publishing their doctoral dissertations (in all disciplines) are encouraged to participate. Dissertation chairs and committee members may participate with their doctoral students and will be co-authors.



The registration cost is $250, which will be waived for University of Phoenix affiliates (students, faculty, alumni) if registering with their University of Phoenix email address.


Registration for Spring Workshop (Jan-April 2022)

  • Complete the registration form
  • If not affiliated with the University of Phoenix (not using a email), pay the registration fee here.
  • Registration dates: Now through Dec 31, 2021

DTP workshop has been developed and hosted by the Chair of the Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research (CEITR), Mansureh Kebritchi, Ph.D., at College of Doctoral Studies, University of Phoenix. For further details, please see this page.  If you have any questions, contact us at: