Nathan Hollier to be new CEO at Melbourne University Publishing

Appointment comes months after walkout by former CEO Louise Adler and five MUP board members in protest over university’s new strategyFive months after the dramatic exit of its former CEO Louise Adler and five board members, Melbourne University Publishing have announced Nathan Hollier will take the reins of the company.His appointment is in keeping with the university’s new strategy for MUP, which is to reorient it as a primarily academic publisher with an advisory board appointed by the university, moving away from the commercial publishing strategy implemented by Adler. Related: 'A real loss': MUP and the 'terrible' decision that rocked Australian publishing Continue reading... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2019-06-13 01:22:23 UTC ]
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Appointment comes months after walkout by former CEO Louise Adler and five MUP board members in protest over university’s new strategyFive months after the dramatic exit of its former CEO Louise Adler and five board members, Melbourne University Publishing have announced Nathan Hollier will take... Continue reading at The Guardian

[ The Guardian | 2019-06-13 01:22:23 UTC ]
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[ The Guardian | 2019-01-30 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Publishers are not obliged to give bigots like Jordan Peterson a platform | Nathan Robinson

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