Gary Dunham, Director of IU Press and Digital Publishing
(812) 855-4773 [email protected]

Business Office

John Tweedie, Director of Business Affairs
[email protected]

Brent Starr, Business Manager
(812) 855-5366 [email protected]

Kim Bower, Manager, Accounts Receivable
[email protected]

Janie Pearson, Assistant Manager, Database Coordinator, Journals Orders, and Support
[email protected]


We welcome submissions in our fields of publication. Please submit your full proposal through our online submission form, which will direct your proposal to the appropriate editor. Our Manuscript Submission Guidelines has more information on how to submit your book proposal.

Dan Crissman, Editorial Director
[email protected]

Jewish Studies, Philosophy, Religion, Railroads & Transportation, Indiana & the Midwest

Allison Chaplin, Acquisitions Editor
[email protected]

Film and Media, Music, Folklore and Ethnomusicology, Gender and Sexuality, Refugee Studies

Bethany Mowry, Acquisitions Editor
[email protected]

African Studies, Middle East Studies, Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Global and International Studies, Irish Studies

Anna Francis, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
[email protected]

Trade and Regional

Sophia Hebert, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
[email protected]

Environmental Studies

Marketing and Sales

Dave Hulsey, IU Press Associate Director, Director of Sales and Marketing
(812) 855-6553 [email protected]

Jesse Balzer, Journals Marketing and Exhibits Manager
[email protected]
Journals marketing and promotion, and IU Press conferences and exhibits

Samantha Heffner, Journals Marketing and Publicity Manager
(812) 855-9449 [email protected]
Trade and scholarly marketing and publicity

Alyssa Lucas, Social Media Manager
[email protected]

Stephen Williams, Assistant Marketing Director and Rights Manager
(812) 855-6314 [email protected]
Trade and scholarly marketing and publicity; IU Press books and journals rights and permissions

Publishing Operations

For general inquiries, please use our contact form.

Lesley Bolton, Project Manager/Editor

Tony Brewer, Artist and Book Designer

Brenna Hosman, Production Coordinator

Katie Huggins, Production Manager

Nancy Lightfoot, Project Manager/Editor

Darja Malcolm-Clarke, Project Manager/Editor

David Miller, Lead Project Manager/Editor

Dan Pyle, Online Publishing Manager

Michael Regoli, Director, Publishing Operations

Pam Rude, Senior Artist and Book Designer

Brandon Spaulding, Journals Production Manager

Jennifer Witzke, Senior Artist and Book Designer

[updated 8-22-2023]