About the Journal

npj Schizophrenia is a new open access, online-only, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to publishing high-quality original papers and review articles relevant to all aspects of schizophrenia and psychosis.

Aims and scope

Find out further information on the journal aims and scope here.

About the Partner

Part of the Nature Partner Journals series, npj Schizophrenia is a high-quality new Nature Research journal published by Springer Nature in partnership with Schizophrenia International Research Society – find out more.

About Nature Partner Journals

Nature Partner Journals is a series of online-only, open access journals published in collaboration with internationally-renowned partners, driving high-impact open science.

Bringing together strong editorial leadership with world-class publication systems, Nature Partner Journals transcend traditional research boundaries with innovative features such as lay summaries, allowing journals to serve as intersections for many disciplines and systems, opening up research to the wider public.

About the Editor

The Editor-in-Chief of npj Schizophrenia is James H. Meador-Woodruff. Visit the ‘about the editor’ page for further information.

Editorial Board

npj Schizophrenia’s international Editorial Board spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal – read more about the Editorial Board.

Welcome Message from the Editor-in-Chief

James H. Meador-Woodruff, Editor-in-Chief, npj Schizophrenia outlines the scope of the new journal.


npj Schizophrenia frequently publishes research of interest to a wide audience – explore our recent press coverage.