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Rachael Ballard


Global Head and Publisher
Geography and Environment


Rachael is responsible for the strategic development of the Geography and Environment book programme at Palgrave and commissions content across the broad spectrum of interdisciplinary subjects within this field. She welcomes proposals for both authored and edited monographs, handbooks, new series and Palgrave Pivots. Rachael has worked in academic publishing for almost 15 years and prior to joining Palgrave in 2015 she was responsible for the Earth and Environmental and Forensic Science book programmes at Wiley.

Rachel Daniel


Senior Commissioning Editor
Psychology and Neuroscience, Geography and Science & Technology Studies

Palgrave Macmillan

1 New York Plaza, Suite 4500

New York, NY 10004-1562

Tel.: +1 212 451-8486

Rachel publishes scholarly work in the areas of Psychology and Neuroscience, Geography and Science & Technology Studies. She is interested in receiving proposals for monographs, edited volumes, Palgrave Pivots, handbooks and other reference works. Rachel has been a Commissioning Editor with Palgrave Editorial for five years, and previously served as the Asia-Pacific Commissioning Editor based in Shanghai. Prior to Palgrave, she worked at Oxford University Press with the editorial, sales and marketing teams.

Josh Pitt

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Senior Commissioning Editor
Geography, Health and STS


Josh publishes scholarly work across several disciplines, many of which intersect in interesting and novel ways. He welcomes proposals for monographs, edited collections, reference works, and Palgrave Pivots across the breadth of human geography and urban studies, medical sociology and anthropology, disability studies, ageing and gerontology, and science and technology studies. Josh has been working in scholarly publishing for the past 10 years, and prior to Palgrave, has undertaken various roles at Routledge, Taylor & Francis, Macmillan Education and Informa Healthcare.