Staff

ANU Press comprises a small but dedicated team, working from Menzies Library on The Australian National University’s Acton campus. Its core staff are supported by the ANU Press Advisory Committee and the discipline-specific Editorial Boards.

Core staff

Lorena – Manager

Lorena has been the Manager of ANU Press since its inception in 2003. She has over 20 years of senior management experience in business, marketing, communications and human resources. Lorena was awarded the Vice-Chancellor Award in Innovation and Excellence in Service in 2015. As Manager of ANU Press she works closely with senior academic staff, authors and editorial board members.

Emily – Deputy Manager

The Deputy Manager is responsible for managing day-to-day tasks of the Press team, overseeing the Press’ production schedule, and liaising with authors, editors, copyeditors, designers, proofreaders, indexers, distributors and the Editorial Boards.

Teresa – Digital Design/Publishing Officer

The Digital Design/Publishing Officer is responsible for designing the cover and layout of all titles. This position takes the books from their raw format into the multiple accessible formats produced by ANU Press. The Design Officer also maintains the website.

Elouise – Digital Editor

The Digital Editor assesses all newly submitted manuscripts. This position ensures the quality of all ANU Press manuscripts and performs vital checks on titles prior to final publication to ensure they meet ANU Press’ high standards.

Julia – Marketing and Communications Coordinator

The Marketing and Communications Coordinator works with authors to help promote their books in the lead up to publication and to organise launches, book reviews, interviews and other promotional activity following publication.

Helen – Orders/Administration Assistant

In addition to providing administrative support to the ANU Press team, the Orders/Administration Assistant fulfils orders placed through the ANU Press website for its journals and also maintains the Press’ relationship with its main hardcopy distributor, NewSouth Books.

Administration Assistant

The Administration Assistant provides vital administrative support to the ANU Press team and Editorial Boards. This position also assists in checking the books before final publication and providing the titles to ANU Press’ third-party distributors.

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