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Past SSP Fellows

Each spring, the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) awards 12 students and early-career professionals with a highly competitive Fellowship. Students of publishing, librarianship, and information science, together with early-career professionals in the first four years of employment in the scholarly communications industry, are invited to apply. 

The Career Development Committee is pleased to present the past recipients of SSP Fellowships.



2019 Fellows

Early Career Fellows
Willa Camille Liburd Tavernier, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
Emma DiPasquale, Michigan Publishing, USA
Kasia Repeta, Duke University Press, USA
Sarah Muncy, University of Cincinnati Press, USA
Ryan Farrell, American Gastroenterological Association

Student Fellows
Philips Oluwaseun Ayeni, McGill University, Canada
Monica Hoh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Lynnee Argabright, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

International Fellows
Ruth Tunn, Edanz Group, Japan
Izzy Hancock, Elsevier, UK
Basiru Adetomiwa, Redeemer’s University, Nigeria
Bo Liu, SpringerNature, China



2018 Fellows


Early Career Fellows

Alexa Masi, The MIT Press, USA
Alexandra Vieux Frankel, American Anthropological Association, USA
Frances Chang Andreu, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
Mariya Maistrovskaya, University of Toronto Libraries, Canada
Megan McCarty, J&J Editorial, LLC, USA
Stephanie Savage, University of British Columbia, Canada

Student Fellows
Ewa Zegler-Poleska, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
Norman Rusin, George Washington University, USA
Saba Vatanpour, STEM Fellowship Journal, Canada

International Fellows
Laura Simonite, Publons, United Kingdom
Monica Moniz, Cambridge University Press, United Kingdom
Victoria Zea Truter, Taylor & Francis, South Africa



2017 Fellows

Early Career Fellows
Lois Jones, American Psychological Association
Christen Pruitt, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Jennifer Lee, Royal Society of Chemistry
Sai Konda, American Chemical Society
Maggie Grossman, Northwestern University Press

Student Fellows
Ian Harmon, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Information Sciences
Jessica Kirschner, University of Pittsburgh, School of Information Sciences
Jerry Liu, University of Waterloo

International Fellows
Max Mosterd, Knowledge Unlatched
Franca Driessen, Oxford University Press
Lucy Lambe, London School of Economics
Lindsey Irish, Oxford Brookes University



2016 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Jennifer Geyer, University of Michigan Press, MI
Sarah Melton, Emory University Center for Digital Scholarship, GA
Nick Michal, Cambridge University Press, NY
Jenna Pope, John Wiley & Sons, NJ
Ali Versluis, University of Guelph, Canada

Student Fellows
Erica Hayes, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Carl Haynes, Syracuse University, NY
Mohammed Hossein Asadi Lari, University of British Columbia, Canada
Charles Lilly, University of Texas, Dallas, TX

International Fellows
Marcel Knöchelmann, University College, London, UK
Cherry-Ann Smart, University of the West Indies, Jamaica
Isabel Thompson, Oxford University Press, UK



2015 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Amy Laurent, Cambridge University Press
Carrie Macmillan, University of Toronto Press
Julie Markowitz, Wayne State University Press
Kathryn Osterndorff, Ooligan Press at Portland State University
Shayna Pekala, Indiana University Libraries
Xin Su, John Wiley & Sons Inc.

Student Fellows
Rob Anderson, University of Tennessee, School of Information Science
Kelly Denzer, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Dept. of Library and Information Studies
Ana Ndumu, Florida State University, School of Information
Anna Newman, Simmons College, School of Library and Information Science

International Fellows
Madina Assangaliyeva, Nazarbayev University Library, Astana, Kazakhstan
Joanne Hilliar, University of Sheffield, Information School, United Kingdom
Kathleen McGarry, Macquarie University, ACT, Australia



2014 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Emma Brink, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Francesca Giannetti, Rutgers University Alexander Library
Elizabeth Gibson, Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Maeg Keane, BioOne
Katy Meert, Elsevier, Inc.

Student Fellows
Emily Besich, University of Arizona
Alexandra Haehnert, Portland State University
Ashley Parker, George Washington University
Gedi Tang, University of Michigan
Mei Zhang, University of Wisconsin–Madison

International Fellows
Devasena Kanthi, Cactus Communications, India
Nadja Neumann, Karlstad University Library, Sweden
Emma Watkins, IOP Publishing, UK



2013 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Genevieve Allison, Museum of Modern Art
Antonia Pop, University of Toronto Press
Laurie Miller, Western National Parks Association
Sarah Lippincott, Educopia Institute/Library Publishing Coalition
Stacey Lutkoski, Duke University Press

Student Fellows
Dana Crudo, George Washington University, College of Professional Studies
Peter Froehlich, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business
Ashley Downs, Syracuse University, School of Information
Irina Zeylikovich, University of Michigan, School of Information
Maryam Ronagh, Drexel University, Dept. of Culture and Communication
Barnaby Hughes, San Jose State University, School of Library and Information Science

International Fellows
Marisha Fonseca, Cactus Communications, Mumbai, India
Gabriela Olaru, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey



2012 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Katherine Bridgewater, Wiley-Blackwell
Lauren Crocker, Wayne State University Press
Dawn Durante, University of Illinois Press
Korey Jackson, MPublishing – University of Michigan
Crystal Thompson, Families in Society, Alliance for Children and Families

Student Fellows
Joana Costa Knufinke, New York University
Anamika Dasgupta, Long Island University
Emily McHugh, McGill University
Erich Purpur, University of North Carolina
Nicholas Weber, University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign



2011 Fellows

Early Career Fellows

Elizabeth Andersen, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Alaina Cauchie, Senator John Heinz History Center Library and Archives, Pittsburgh, PA
Jamie Jones, Wayne State University Press
Elizabeth Smart, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University
Gwenan Spearing, CABI, UK

Student Fellows
Andrea Alexander, University of Michigan School of Information
Peter Devereaux, University of Maryland College of Information Studies
Alex Garnett, University of British Columbia School of Library, Archival and Information Studies
Timothy McCormick, Long Island University Palmer School of Library and Information Science
Shirley Zhao, Long Island University Palmer School of Library and Information Science