Current staff of the OED

Chief Editor: Michael Proffitt

Editorial Director of Dictionaries: Judy Pearsall

Deputy Chief Editors: Philip Durkin, Edmund Weiner

Editorial Project Director: Sarah Williams

Editorial Content Director: Graeme Diamond

Editorial project

General revision

Andrew Ball, Matthew Bladen, Jonathan Dent, Peter Gilliver, Denny Hilton, Rosamund Ions (Manager, Training and Policy), Eleanor Maier, Aliki Pantos, Jennie Price, Richard Shapiro, Christine Somerville, Ellie Stedall, Kate Wild

Freelance/temporary: Lesley Brown, Jillian Kearney, Jonjo Roberts, Penny Silva, Andrew Watson

Science

Kelvin Corlett, Tom Flynn, Richard Holden, Sara Kirkham, Danuta Padley, Ruth Arstall (research), Robert Hughes (research)

Freelance/temporary: Alan Hughes, Jeremy Marshall, Mary Murray, David Shirt, Bill Trumble

New words

Emma Lenz (Principal Editor)

Helen Harvey, Sara Hawker, Jane Johnson, Lisa Johnston, Craig Leyland, Fiona McPherson, David Martin, Katherine Martin, Fiona Mooring, Bernadette Paton, Paddy Phillips, Clive Holt (research), Fabienne Beaujean (data capture)

Freelance/temporary: Tania Young

Etymology

Anthony Esposito, Andreas Gröger, Inge Milfull, Samantha Schad, Tania Styles, Katrin Thier, Nicolay Yakovlev

Freelance/temporary: Sally Couper

Bibliography

Veronica Hurst (Principal Bibliographer)

Lynne Doy, Laura Ellis, Kay Pepler

Freelance/temporary: Emma-Louise Case, Catherine Dille, Meraud Ferguson Hand, Jack Flavell, Phil Gerrish, Margaret McKay, Lucy Stone, Vassilis Vavoulis, Gill Walker

Editorial research (general)

Fiona Mooring (Pre-editorial Research Manager)

Jean-Pierre de Rosnay (Editorial Coordinator)

Rachel Adams, Claire Etty, Giles Goodland, Owen Goodyear, Iona Ogilvie, Kate Tadman-Mourby, Beth Tovey

Freelance/temporary: Imogen Foxell, Emily Gray, Heather Stone, Meriel Patrick, Freda Thornton, Barbara Whitfield

Pronunciations

Catherine Sangster (Head of Pronunciations)

Freelance/temporary: Simone Ashby

Library research

Sarah Mann (Head of Library Research)

Billy Cook, Valerie Gorman, Catherine Henstridge, David Karunanithy, Jon Simon, Pamela Wagner

Freelance/temporary: Brigid Allen, Melinda Babcock, David Banks, Richard Beatty, Jon Danziger, Mark Davies, Jillian Dudman, Jane Garry, Lavinia Griffiths, Lucy Hall, Sally Hinkle, Matthew Holford, Michele Melady, Joshua Pendragon, Lavina Snoek, Katherine Stott, Gian Svennevig

Publication and data

Elizabeth Ashdowne (Data Manager)

Diane Diffley, Judi Lancashire, Pam Marjara

Freelance/temporary: Sarah Iversen

Planning and administration

Jane Millar (Project Manager, Planning and Administration)

Jenny Stanley

Freelance/temporary: Velemir Andreev, Ursula Steele

Reading programmes

Freelance/temporary: Debra Argosy, Pat Back, Colin Bagnall, John Birchall, Cathy Bowden, Chris Brown, Charles Deodene, Alan Hartley, John Healey, Jane Hollebon, Daria Kelly-Uhlig, Alexander McIntyre, Adam Marshall, Amy Martin, Ruth Mateer, Nicole Miller, Eleanor Niblett, Vivienne Painting, Michael Quinion, Merle Read, David Rode, Jacque Russom, Ammon Shea, Nathalie Wourm

Publishing

Content management systems

Andrew Peerless (Manager, Content Management Systems Support)

Katrina Campbell

Marketing

Malie Lalor

Publicity

Nicola Burton (UK & Rest of World excl. Americas), Christian Purdy (US)

Archives

Beverley McCulloch

Former staff of the OED, since 1989

Consultants, advisers, and contributors