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Cybersecurity Skills Journal to Publish NICE Framework Special Issue: Submit Your Ideas Now!


Have you used the NICE Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity (NICE Framework) to support cybersecurity workforce education, recruitment, assessment, development, or in other ways? If you have an experience using the NICE Framework, help the community by sharing your insights with others! The Cybersecurity Skills Journal (CSJ) is seeking proposals that examine the usefulness, benefits, and challenges associated with the adoption, adaptation, or extension of the NICE Framework. CSJ is published by the National CyberWatch Center with the goal of stimulating professional discussion and advancing the interdisciplinary field of cybersecurity.

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Where to Start - Attend a Proposal Development Workshop CSJ holds Proposal Development Workshops to help authors think through the definition of the problem, the research question(s), and the contribution in preparation for submission.

The next Proposal Development Workshop will be held next Friday, March 3rd at 3pm ET – register by March 2nd! Additional workshops are scheduled for April 2023 and throughout the year. Learn more on the Proposal Development Workshop website.

Next Steps – Review the Guidelines and Submit a ProposalProspective authors are highly encouraged to review the  Overview Presentation and Manuscript Content Guidelines to understand the different paper types (e.g., articles, notes, and dialogues) and submission process and requirements. Proposals may be submitted to CSJ's Easy Chair site after attending a Proposal Development Workshop and reviewing the submission guidelines.

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Released February 21, 2023