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, Eoin Bates, Matthew Bladen, Radhika Ganesh, Peter Gilliver, Denny Hilton, Rosamund Ions (Manager, Training and Policy), Eleanor Maier, Benjamin Norris, Aliki Pantos, Jennie Price, Christine Somerville, Ellie Stedall, Kate Wild

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

Science

Kelvin Corlett, Sara Kirkham, Danuta Padley, Jan-Yves Ruzicka, Clifford Sofield, Patricia Stewart, Ruth Arstall (research)

Freelance/temporary: Jeremy Marshall, David Shirt, Bill Trumble, David Banks (research), Mary Murray (research), Alastair Ward (research)

New words

Emma Lenz (Principal Editor)

Jonathan Dent, Helen Harvey, Clive Holt, Sarah Hutchinson, Jane Johnson, Lisa Johnston, Craig Leyland, Fiona McPherson, David Martin, Katherine Connor Martin, Fiona Mooring, Bernadette Paton, Paddy Phillips, Jeffrey Sherwood, Jessie Strasbaugh

Freelance/temporary: Danica Salazar, Tania Young

Etymology

Anthony Esposito, Andreas Gröger, Inge Milfull, Samantha Schad, Lucy Stone, 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, Lucy Hall, Margaret McKay, 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, Emily Gray, Robert Hughes, Iona Ogilvie, Heather Stone, Kate Tadman-Mourby

Freelance/temporary: Cathy Bowden, Robert Daly, Jamie Findlay, Katharine Handel, Henry Hawthorne, Hannah Hirst-Dunton, Alexis Lansbury, Sarah Laseke, James Misson, Phoebe Nicholson, Daniel Reeve, Rachel Sullivan, Barbara Whitfield

Pronunciations

Catherine Sangster (Head of Pronunciations)

Freelance/temporary: Simone Ashby, Matthew Moreland

Library research

Sarah Mann (Head of Library Research)

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

Freelance/temporary: Melinda Babcock, 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

Diane Diffley, Judi Lancashire, Pam Marjara

Planning and administration

Jane Millar (Project Manager, Planning and Administration)

Jenny Stanley (Dictionaries Programme Manager)

Iona Argyle

Freelance/temporary: Velemir Andreev, Ursula Steele

Reading programmes

Freelance/temporary: Debra Argosy, Pat Back, Colin Bagnall, John Birchall, Cathy Bowden, Chris Brown, Alexandra Dawson, Charles Deodene, Cosima Gillhammer, 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, Jenny Weston, Joy Winnington, Nathalie Wourm

Publishing

Content management systems

Andrew Peerless (Manager, Content Management Systems Support)

Katrina Campbell

Marketing

Malie Lalor

Publicity

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

Archives

Beverley McCulloch

Former staff of the OED, since 1989

Consultants, advisers, and contributors