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Cognella Academic Publishing
Cognella, Inc. is interested in talking with PhD or ABD candidates with strong teaching background, about the position of full or part-time acquisitions editor. Our Acquisitions Editors acquire projects as either generalist or specialist acquisitions editors, in multiple or single disciplines. We offer a variety of flexible options depending on your location, goals and background.
Our vision of academic publishing
Singular Visions, Shared Success: Cognella is a growing independent academic publisher whose titles are shaped by professors' classroom experiences and the successful teaching moments they've created.
•Our author-professors combine their academic backgrounds, areas of research and expertise, personal experiences, and original ideas.
•Our titles contain material that has been class-tested by the author - allowing for review from the most important critical audience of all - real students who are ready to learn.
•Our publishing environment encourages professors to share new ideas, and helps them sustain the enthusiasm that brought them to the academic world in the first place.
Why we are different
A Marketplace of Fresh Ideas: Every student, every class, every university is different... so how can one big book meet everyone's needs? We've published over 600 titles, and we've learned that there are professors out there who are looking for something different.
Our titles aren't built for a broad, generic market. Instead, we publish titles for select courses, titles with a history of successful teaching moments - providing an opportunity for other students and faculty to experience this same success.
Our Title Catalog features class-tested works for courses like Race & Ethnicity, Victorian Crime and Horror, Non-Majors Biology, Global Sustainability and Innovation, and Media Studies. While we have titles for many major and minor courses, ours are developed not from a team of marketers, but from a teaching professor's classroom experience.
Learn more about our company. Talk to us.
|Interests:||African American History / Studies
African History / Studies
American History / Studies
Arabic History / Studies
Architecture and Architectural History
Asian American History / Studies
Asian History / Studies
Atlantic History / Studies
Australian and New Zealand History / Studies
Black History / Studies
British History / Studies
Business History / Economic History / Studies
Canadian History / Studies
Chicana/o History / Studies
Childhood and Education
Chinese History / Studies
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies
Cultural History / Studies
Dance and History of Dance
Demographic History / Studies
Diplomacy and International Relations
Early Modern History and Period Studies
East Asian History / Studies
Eastern Europe History / Studies
Ethnic History / Studies
European History / Studies
Film and Film History
French History / Studies
German History / Studies
Government and Public Service
Health and Health Care
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
Immigration History / Studies
Islamic History / Studies
Italian History / Studies
Japanese History / Studies
Jewish History / Studies
Journalism / Media Studies
Korean History / Studies
Labor History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
Law and Legal History
Library and Information Science
Maritime History / Studies
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies
Mexican History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies
Music and Music History
Nationalism History / Studies
Native American History / Studies
Political History / Studies
Religious Studies and Theology
Research and Methodology
Rural History / Studies
Russian or Soviet History / Studies
Social History / Studies
South Asian History / Studies
Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies
Sport History / Studies
Theatre and Performance History / Studies
Urban Design and Planning
Urban History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality
World History / Studies
Mike Simpson, Vice President of Acquisitions and Sales, manages product acquisition and sales at Cognella, Inc., for the Cognella Academic Publishing imprint. He has a 30 year background in educational publishing, serving in roles from sales, market development, and editorial and general management. He works with a widely diverse group of talented acquisitions professionals who have acquired over 1,500 titles for the higher education community since Cognella's launch in 2009, having published over 800 of those titles already, with the others in various stages of development in our pipeline.