Rowman & Littlefield is seeking an entry-level Editorial Assistant for its Editorial department in Lanham, Maryland. The selected candidate will support senior Acquisitions Editors with related functions, including but not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support to manage titles through publication and sales.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure titles are produced, printed, marketing and sold effectively.
  • Updating records and reports in company database.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • B.A. or B.S. degree in related field
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent communication and time-management skills

About Our Company

An independent publisher with an outstanding reputation, Rowman & Littlefield publishes innovative, high-quality college texts, provocative and timely titles for general readers, and professional and scholarly books throughout the humanities and social sciences. Headquartered in Maryland, R&L also has offices in New York City, Boulder, Colorado, and London.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a resume and cover letter (including the ad number, where you learned of the opening, and your salary expectations) to Boone Soukthideth via email or post using the below contact information:

Boone Soukthideth
Rowman & Littlefield
c/o Human Resources

Rowman & Littlefield
Lanham, MD
VEVRAA Federal Contractor

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Please refer to www.rowman.com/Page/HR for Rowman & Littlefield’s Equal Employment