Jurnal MSDA (Manajemen Sumber Daya Aparatur) [e-ISSN 2714-772X; ISSN 2355-0899] is a peer-review journal that publishes scientific research and review articles. The journal publishes original full-length research papers in all areas related to the theory and practice of Human Resources Development and Management, as well as the critical examination of existing concepts, models, and frameworks.

Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process. 

Author Guidelines 

Structure of the manuscripts
  1. Title. The title should be short, bright, and informative, but does not exceed 12 words. It has to be pinpoint with the issues discussed. The article title does not contain any uncommon abbreviation. The main ideas should be written first and followed then by its explanations.
  2. Author’s names and institutions. The author's names should be accompanied by the author's institutions, institutions address, and email addresses, without any academic titles and job title.
  3. Abstract. Abstracts are written in Indonesian and English. Abstract is made in one paragraph which consists of the background, objective, research methods, results, conclusions and keywords (3-5 phrases).
  4. Introduction. The introduction must contain (shortly and consecutively) a general background and a literature review (state of the art), the main research problems and research method. In the final part of the introduction, the purpose of the article writing should be stated.
  5. Reseach Method. This section must be written out briefly, concisely, clearly, but adequately so that it can be replicated. This section contains explanation of the research approach, subjects of the study, conducts of the research procedure, use of materials and instruments, data collection and analysis techniques. These are not theories. In the case of statistical uses, formulas that are generally known should not be written down. Any specific criteria used by the researcher in collecting and analyzing the research data should be completely described.
  6. Result and Discussion. This part consists of the research results and how they are discussed. The results obtained from the research have to be supported by sufficient data.  The research results and the discovery must be the answers, or the research hypothesis stated previously in the introduction part. The following components should be covered in the discussion: How do your results relate to the original question or objectives outlined in the Introduction section (what/how)? Do you provide interpretation scientifically for each of your results or findings presented (why)? Are your results consistent with what other investigators have reported (what else)? Or are there any differences?
  7. Conclusions. Conclusion should answer the objectives of the research and the research discoveries. The concluding remark should not contain only the repetition of the results and discussions or abstract. You should also suggest future research and point out those that are underway.
  8. References. The literature listed in the References contains only the sources referenced or included in the article. Please use Reference Manager Applications like EndNote, Mendeley, Zotero, etc. Referral sources should provide 80% of journal articles, proceedings, or research results from the last five years. Writing techniques bibliography, using the system cites APA 6th edition.
  9. Manuscript Template can be downloaded at this

The Journal published by the Department of Apparatus Resource Management, Faculty of Government Management, IPDN Jatinangor publishes biannually in June and December. Concerned with the expanding role of strategic human resource management in a fast-changing global environment, the journal focuses on providing a critical link between high-quality academic research and the practical implications for business practice. The topics related to this journal include but are not limited to:

  • Personnel selection
  • Attraction and retention
  • Compensation
  • Developing HRM strategies
  • Employee development strategies
  • Employee retention strategies
  • Employment law
  • Human resource applications
  • Human resource planning
  • Managing employees during times of change
  • Managing employees in mergers and acquisitions
  • Performance appraisal
  • Promoting leadership and succession planning
  • Recruitment policies
  • Training and development

Current Issue

Vol 12 No 1 (2024): JURNAL MSDA (Manajemen Sumber Daya Aparatur)
Published: 2024-06-30


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