Company Information


To drive progressive change by seeking out and cultivating the brightest minds and giving them voice, reach, and impact.

How We Deliver

  • Identify the stories, trends, and research that fill knowledge gaps, and the right scholars and thought leaders to address them
  • Collaborate with partners to evolve innovative ways of sharing and delivering content
  • Explore new avenues to keep scholarly work accessible and relevant in an increasingly dynamic digital space

Organization & Leadership

UC Press functions as a unit of the Office of the President, University of California.

Interim Director: Erich van Rijn
Headquarters: Oakland, California

UC Press Board of Directors: Provides financial oversight and includes leaders from business, publishing, and executive offices of the University of California Office of the President.

Editorial Committee: Approves every manuscript for publication and includes eminent faculty members representing all University campuses.

UC Press Foundation Board of Trustees: Raises funds on behalf of UC Press and includes distinguished volunteers active in the cultural communities of Northern and Southern California.