Office of Scholarly Publishing
Herman B Wells Library 350
1320 E. 10th St.
Bloomington, IN 47405-3907
Main line: (812) 855-8817
Fax: (812) 855-8507

For general inquiries, please use our contact form


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


Michael Noth, Director of Business Affairs

Brent Starr, Staff Accountant
(812) 855-5366

Kim Bower, Manager, Accounts Receivable
(812) 855-4134

Janie Pearson, Assistant Manager, Database Coordinator, Journals Orders and Support
(812) 855-1588

Rhonda Van Der Dussen, Book Orders, Customer Support
(812) 855-8817

Theresa Halter, Book Orders, Customer Support
(812) 855-8817


Dee Mortensen, Editorial Director
To propose a book in African studies, Judaism and Judaica, philosophy, or religious studies, as well as the scholarship of teaching of learning, use the online proposal form here.

Jennika Baines, Acquisitions Editor
To propose a book in anthropology, global and international studies, Irish studies, Middle East studies, refugee studies, Russian and East European studies, or spatial humanities, use the online proposal form here.

Allison Chaplin, Acquisitions Editor
To propose a book in folklore and ethnomusicology, film and media studies, music, or gender and sexuality studies, use the online proposal form here.

Anna Francis, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Assists Ashley Runyon

Michelle Mastro, Bicentennial Project Manager, Well House Books

Ashley Runyon, Trade Director, Red Lightning Books
To propose a book on regional topics, national trade, railroad and transportation, use the online proposal form here.

Ashante Thomas, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Assists Dee Mortensen


Dave Hulsey, Associate Director, Director of Sales and Marketing
(812) 855-6553

Theresa Halter, Publicity Coordinator
(812) 855-8054
Contact for review copies and media requests for scholarly books

Rachel Rosolina, Marketing and Publicity Manager
(812) 855-9449
Contact for inquiries about trade and scholarly marketing and publicity

Chantel Stavick, Internet Communications Manager
Contact for inquiries about social media and email marketing, the IU Press website, and blog

Joy Travis, Humanities Open Book Project Manager
(812) 856-5218

Stephen Williams, Marketing and Publicity Manager
(812) 855-6314
Contact for inquiries about trade and scholarly marketing and publicity

Rhonda Van Der Dussen, Sales and Marketing Assistant
(812) 855-6657
Contact for inquiries about book awards


Michael Regoli, Director of Publishing Operations

Tony Brewer, Publishing Services Coordinator

Laura Hohman, Production Manager

Katie Huggins, Production Coordinator

Klancy Hoover, Editorial Assistant

Nancy Lightfoot,Project Manager/Editor

Darja Malcolm-Clarke, Project Manager/Editor

David Miller, Lead Project Manager/Editor

Dan Pyle, Online Publishing Manager

Pam Rude, Senior Artist and Book Designer

Sherondra Thedford, Journals Production Manager

Jennifer Witzke, Senior Artist and Book Designer

[ last updated 8-15-2019 ]