Towards the end of last year the Press welcomed three new faces to the staff. Now that we are well into 2014, it’s past time to introduce the new members of the Marketing, Acquisitions Editorial, and Journals departments.
Angela returns to Illinois from Indiana University Press, where she had served as a Managing Editor. Angela previously worked for the University of Illinois Press as a senior editor.
Angela is responsible for administering permissions for Press books including representing books to tv/film agents and for foreign-language translation and reprint rights. She also manages permissions requests and submits books to appropriate award competitions.
Marika provides administrative support to Aquisitions Editor Danny Nasset and Press Director Willis Regier. She prepares and circulates information for committee discussions, coordinates peer review assesses permissions. Marika also works with authors to finalize their submissions and prepare manuscripts for transmittal to the production department. You may also see her at scholarly meetings and conferences on behalf of the Press.
Kate previously worked for many years at a journal distributed by the Press, the Journal of Education Finance. Kate is responsible for nine journals including The American Journal of Psychology, a journal now in its 127th volume, and Music and the Moving Image, a new journal that explores the relationship between music and television, film, computer, cell-phone and multimedia images.