About the Journal

The Journal of Behavioral Science (JBS) is a peer reviewed, open access scholarly journal that has been published by the Behavioral Science Research Institute (BSRI), at Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand since 2006.

The journal has a focus on publishing academic works that present an inter-disciplinary content of the behavioral sciences. The journal has clear ethical policies and follows the double blind peer review process for all the submissions to the journal.

Our journal is indexed in national and international database for journals. While it is indexed in the Tier 1 database of the Thai-journal Citation Index (TCI), on the international front the journal is indexed in the prestigious SCOPUS database, in the ASEAN Citation Index (ACI), and also included in the list of journals hosted by the EBSCO database. The JBS is also indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) hosted by the Web of Science (previously known as ISI Web of Knowledge).


Aims and Scope

The aim of this journal is to endow a platform for authors to publish their original academic work that seeks explanations for understanding behavior through an interdisciplinary perspective of behavioral sciences. The submitted work should reflect an integration and application of knowledge from various disciplines such as psychology, sociology, health, management and others, to address the contemporary issues.

Authors may submit their work in the form of research papers, academic articles, and book reviews, which highlight novel contributions to behavioral science knowledge and a strong research methodology.


Editorial Announcements

JBS invites submission of original research papers, with a focus on understanding the impact of Covid-19 pandemic on human behavior, through the interdisciplinary perspective of behavioral sciences.


Change in the title of the Journal

On behalf of the editorial board, we wish to announce the change in our journal’s title from “International Journal of Behavioral Science” to “The Journal of Behavioral Science”. From July 2018 (issue 2) the journal publishes under its original title “The Journal of Behavioral Science” that was registered with the ISSN since 2006.

Please note that the change in name does not presage any changes in the policy of our journal. We will continue to strengthen the quality of our journal by publishing the best academic works in the field of behavioral science.

Increase in the publication issues of the journal

From 2019, the published issues for The Journal of Behavioral Science have been increased to 3 issues per year. A new issue of the JBS published at the end January, May and September, each year.


ISSN: 1906-4675 (Print) ISSN: 2651-2246 (Online)

Journal Abbreviation: JBS

Start Year: 2006

Language: English

Issues per year: 3 issues from 2019 (in January, May and September)

Vol. 15 No. 3 (2020): The Journal of Behavioral Science (2020)

Published: 2020-09-28

Examining Organizational Response and Employee Coping Behaviors amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mendiola Teng-Calleja, Jaimee Felice Caringal-Go, Jason O. Manaois, Ma. Queenie Y. Isidro, Rae Mark S. Zantua


Safety Behaviour in the Laboratory among University Students

Khairul Hafezad Abdullah, Fadzli Shah Abd Aziz


Intercultural Communication Apprehension as a Mediator between Generational Differences and Conflict

Handini Trisasanti, Wanchai Dhammasaccakarn, Idsaratt Rinthaisong, Banthita Limpradit


Outcomes of Meaningful Work with a Focus on Asia: A Systematic Review

Suthasinee Chaolertseree, Nattasuda Taephant


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