APA Appoints Senior Director, Journals

Aug 05, 2003

The American Psychological Association (APA) has announced the appointment of publishing executive Susan J. A. Harris to lead its journal program as Senior Director, Journals. The APA currently publishes 45 journals in psychology and the behavioral sciences. Most recently, Harris was the Executive Publisher for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, managing a portfolio of 32 society and 18 proprietary journals. She has also served as the Group Publisher (at LWW) for the American Heart Association, as Vice President and Corporate Officer for Baltimore-based Publicity Engravers, and, prior to that, as technical editor and writer in the defense contracting consulting industry. Her appointment is effective September 2, 2003.