Harvard Press Editor to discuss publishing at Bloomsburg University

BLOOMSBURG— If academic publishing is a potential project in your future, Jeff Dean, executive editor of the Harvard University Press, will present Getting Published and Publishing Well on Thursday, March 30, from 4 - 5 p.m. in the Kehr Union Ballroom. Anyone interested in academic publishing should attend this free event.

Dean will discuss the first steps of getting an academic book published and will explain the process and tips to making a book successful. There will be refreshments as well as a chance for questions and answers after the talk.

Dean is the executive editor for physical sciences and technology at Harvard University Press. He has been the philosophy editor at Wiley-Blackwell and the senior publisher at Focal Books. He studied German and philosophy at Oberlin College and went on to receive his M.A. and Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has taught courses at the college and high school level in ethical theory, contemporary moral issues, aesthetics and the philosophy of art and environmental philosophy.

This program is sponsored by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs with assistance from the College of Liberal Arts.

For more information on the event, contact Steven Hales, professor of philosophy and director of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, at hales@bloomu.edu.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.