Michelle Lobkowicz ('01 BA English) will join the University of Alberta Press as their new Acquisitions Editor (Humanities and Literature) as of January 13, 2020. After receiving her B.A., Michelle completed an M.A. in English at the University of Guelph and shortly thereafter began her career in publishing. Her first fulltime publishing job was as a sales representative with Broadview Press. In 2008, she became sales manager for the higher education division of University of Toronto Press and worked for UTP before taking up her position at University of Alberta Press. She describes her career trajectory in a University Affairs article here.