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
(812) 855-9274

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) 855-6657

Theresa Halter, Book Orders, Customer Support
(812) 855-8054


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, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Assists Jennika Baines and Janice Frisch.

Anna Francis, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Assists Ashley Runyon and Peggy Solic.

Janice Frisch, 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.

Ashley Runyon, Acquisitions Editor
To propose a book on regional topics, national trade, railroad and transportation, or civil war, use the online proposal form here.

Paige Rasmussen is no longer working with Indiana University Press. She left us for a new position at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa in September 2018. If she had been in touch with you regarding manuscripts in the fields of scholarship of teaching and learning, philosophy, religion, Jewish and Holocaust studies, and African studies, please contact Dee Mortensen.

Peggy Solic, Acquisitions Editor, Well House Books, and Indiana University Bicentennial Publications Project Manager
To propose a book related to Indiana University, use the online proposal form here.

Ashante Thomas, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Assists Dee Mortensen

Stephen Williams, Associate Acquisitions Editor
To propose a book in the field of military history, use the online proposal form here.


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

Josh Burns, Advertising and Exhibits Manager
(812) 855-4901
Contact for inquiries about advertising for scholarly books and conference exhibits

Julie Davis, Scholarly Marketing and Publicity Manager
(812) 855-3113
Contact for review copies, media requests, marketing plans, and advertising for scholarly books

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

Michelle Sybert, Trade Marketing and Publicity Manager
(812) 855-5031
Contact for review copies, media requests, marketing plans, and advertising for trade books

Chantel Stavick, Internet Communications Manager
(812) 855-8287
Contact for inquiries about social media and email marketing, the IU Press website, and blog

Stephen Williams, Rights and Permissions Manager
(812) 855-6314
Contact for inquiries about sublicensing rights for IU Press publications

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

Jacklyn Lord, Marketing Specialist
(812) 855-4522
Contact for inquiries about IU Press journals and scholarly marketing and advertising


Michael Regoli, Director of Publishing Operations

Tony Brewer, Publishing Services Coordinator

Laura Hohman, Production Manager

Nancy Lightfoot, Project Manager/Editor

Darja Malcolm-Clarke, Project Manager/Editor

David Miller, Lead Project Manager/Editor

Rachel Kindler, Production Coordinator

Dan Pyle, Online Publishing Manager

Rachel Rosolina, Project Manager/Editor

Pam Rude, Senior Artist and Book Designer

Sherondra Thedford, Journals Production Manager

Jennifer Witzke, Senior Artist and Book Designer

[ last update 12-20-2018 ]