About the Journal

UOU is the scientific peer-reviewed journal of UNIVERSITY of Universities. It is born out of the collaboration of international schools of architecture, sharing their intercultural interests.

Every issue underlines a specific topic addressed by one of the universities involved in the Research Project, with a focus on Pedagogy in Architecture.

UOU Scientific Journal is indexed in
  • Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers - LEVEL 1 
  • Dialnet - online index of scholarly information on Spain and Latin America.
  • DOAJ - International Directory of Open Access Journals.
  • SHERPA / RoMEO - International Directory for publishers and scientific journals in open access.
  • LATINDEX - Sistema Regional de Información en línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal.

// Call OPEN! //

 Issue #5/2023 BORDERS AND FRONTIERS Mike Devereux (ed.)

Read and download our current Issue:

Issue #4/2022 GASTROTECTURE José Antonio Carrillo Andrada (ed)

Previous Issues are available here:

Issue #3/2022 REPRESENTATION Ozan Avci (ed)

Issue #2/2021 FOLLIES Sofia Aleixo (ed)

Issue #1/2021 COMMONS Maria Luna Nobile (ed)


UOU scientific journal | Call #05 BORDERS and FRONTIERS


Issue n.5 1/202

BORDERS, Frontiers and Thresholds in Architecture and Urbanism

Editor in chief: Mike Devereux 

  • Call opens 01 November 2022
  • Full paper submission 01 March 2023
  • Outcome of double-blind peer review process 01 April 2023 
  • Final submission of completed papers 01 May 2023 

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BORDERS AND FRONTIERS invites contributions that explore the themes surrounding borders, frontiers and thresholds in architecture and urbanism – in their widest meanings and through many media. This call serves to introduce the theme, but contributors are encouraged to submit material that purposefully questions, discovers, explores and experiments with the subject in its widest sense at any and all of its scales. 

Contributions for critical essay and articles will follow the process of double-blind peer review. All the selected contributions will be published in open access on the Journal Platform. Submission guidelines can be found at UOU Journal site. We remind you that the journal, due to its experimental nature, includes a section open to Students Projects and artistic contributions.

Manuscripts should be submitted online in Microsoft Word Format (.docx) following the TEMPLATE.

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Current Issue

					View No. 4: GASTROTECTURE

Editor in chief: José Antonio Carrillo Andrada / American University in Dubai, UAE

GASTROTECTURE gathers interdisciplinary expressions of Gastronomy in the field of research in Architecture and Urbanism in an international framework. Gastrotecture aims to achieve a broader understanding of the intertwined relationships between architecture and gastronomy, expand the limits of both disciplines and register the emergence of new practices supported by innovative and unconventional approaches from design and technology.

Published: 22.12.2022

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