Director's Office

Director and Publisher, The MIT Press: Amy Brand (More about Amy here)


Controller: Charles Hale (617-258-0577)


Editorial Director: Gita Manaktala (617-253-3172)

  • Art and Architecture: Thomas Weaver, Senior Acquisitions Editor
  • Art and Architecture; Design and Visual Culture: Gabriela Bueno Gibbs, Assistant Acquisitions Editor  (617-253-7297)
  • Biomedical Science, Neuroscience, and Trade Science: Robert Prior, Executive Editor (617-253-1584)
  • Cognitive Science, Philosophy, Linguistics, and Bioethics: Philip Laughlin, Senior Acquisitions Editor (617-252-1636)
  • Computer Science: Elizabeth Swayze, Senior Acquisitions Editor
  • Computer Science, Cognitive Science, Philosophy, and Linguistics: 
  • Culture and Technology: Justin Kehoe, Associate Acquisitions Editor & Acquisitions Department Manager (617-253-3933)
  • Design and Visual Culture: Victoria Hindley, Acquisitions Editor (617-253-3842)
  • Economics, Finance, and Business: Emily Taber, Acquisitions Editor (617-253-1585)
  • Economics, Finance, Business; Science, Technology, and Society: Laura Keeler, Assistant Acquisitions Editor (617-253-3757)
  • Education and Learning, Science Fiction: Susan Buckley, Associate Acquisitions Editor (617-253-0763)
  • Environment and Urbanism: Beth Clevenger, Senior Acquisitions Editor (617-253-4113)
  • Environment, Urbanism, and Distributions: Anthony Zannino, Editorial Assistant (617-253-1693)
  • Information Science and Communication: Gita Manaktala, Editorial Director (617-253-3172)
  • Information Science and Communication; Culture and Technology: Erika Barrios, MUP Acquisitions Assistant 
  • Life Sciences, Neuroscience, Evolution, Psychology, and Global Health: Anne-Marie Bono, Assistant Acquisitions Editor (617-253-8389)
  • New Media, Game Studies and Design, Education and Learning: Noah Springer, Associate Acquisitions Editor (617-253-1605)
  • Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering: Jermey N. A. Matthews, Acquisitions Editor (617-715-2048)
  • Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Engineering: Haley Biermann, Acquisitions and Administrative Assistant (617-253-3324)
  • Psychology and Global Health: Matthew Browne, Acquisitions Editor (London Office)
  • Science, Technology & Society, MIT and Regional Interest: Katie Helke, Acquisitions Editor (617-253-0974)
  • Semiotext(e), Sternberg Press, Terra Nova Press, Urbanomic/Sequence Press: Marc Lowenthal, Senior Acquisitions Editor & Manager, Client Services (617-258-0579)

For information on submitting a book proposal, please consult our author services page.

Business Development & Sales

Director, Trade Publishing and Sales: Bill Smith (617-253-0629)

Data Services

Director of Business Systems and Operations: Mary Frances Gydus (617-258-0618)

Digital Products and Software Services

Editorial, Design, and Production (EDP)

Director of EDP and Publishing LogisticsJanet Rossi (617-253-2882)


Managing Editor: Judy Feldmann (617-258-0601)


Design Manager: Yasuyo Iguchi (617-253-8034)


Production Manager: Jim Mitchell (617-253-5649)

Journals and Open Access 

Director of Journals and Open Access: Nick Lindsay (617-258-0594)

  • Assistant Journals Production Manager: Dan Bouchard 617-258-0588)
  • Fulfillment System Assistant: Christine Lyons (617-258-6863)
  • Journals and Digital Products Customer Service Manager: Abbie Hiscox (617-452-3765)
  • Journals and Digital Products Customer Service Representative: Stephanie Amato (617-253-3332)
  • Journals Production and Publishing Technology Manager: Rachel Besen (617-258-0585)
  • Library Partnerships and Sales Lead: Emily Farrell (1-857-331-3068)
  • Order Fulfillment Assistant: Dava Silvia (617-253-3428)
  • Senior Journals Production Coordinator: Ann Olson (617-258-0596)
  • Senior Journals Production Coordinator: Levi Rubeck (617-258-0587)
  • Senior Production Editor: Eric Witz (617-258-0586)

Marketing & Communications Department

Director of Marketing and Communications: Jessica Pellien

Bookstore (Web Site(617-253-5249)


London Office


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