Aims and Scope


The Iraqi National Journal of Earth Science INJES is a national peer-reviewed open access journal and has been issued by the College of Science, the University of Mosul since 2002. It aims to provide, expand, and exchange knowledge in all fields of Earth Science and presented it to researchers, academic students, and the industry involved in this sector.


The Iraqi National Journal of Earth Science INJES is a national journal multidisciplinary journal dedicated to all aspects of research in the geology of Iraq and the Middle East. The Journal publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed scientific papers on:

  • General geology.
  • Hydrogeology.
  • Petroleum geology.
  • Geophysics.
  • Earthquakes and seismology.
  • Structural geology and tectonics.
  • Sedimentology and stratigraphy.
  • Paleontology and palenology.
  • Metamorphic and igneous petrology.
  • Natural hazards.
  • Environmental geology.
  • Geomorphology.
  • Engineering geology.
  • Medical geology.
  • GIS and remote sensing.
  • Mineralogy.
  • Geochemistry.
  • Geomatics and geo-informatics. 
  • Natural resources management.

The INJES is committed to upholding Publication Ethics (COPE) and obligates the authors to avoid any plagiarism and illegal citation.