START DATE04/10/2021 - 17:00
END DATE04/10/2021 - 18:30
EURAXESS Japan is proud to have Taylor&Francis discuss "Getting your first (or next) academic book published - Tips for engineering researchers"
Considering publishing your first academic book or your first book in English? Would you like help getting your next book published with a top international publisher? This talk will guide you through everything you need to know to get your first (or next) academic book published. It offers top tips to help you succeed from a publisher and author’s perspectives, gives insights into the publication process, and provides additional resources to guide you whilst writing.
Topics covered include:
- How to shape a book proposal
- What commissioning editors are looking for
- Where to start
- Preparing a book proposal
- The publishing process
- Open Access book publishing options
- Time for questions
About the Speaker
Andrew Stow is Books Commissioning Editor for Engineering with CRC Press. He commissions all types of book content in all fields of engineering from authors across Asia. Andrew has a varied background related to academic publishing both the UK and Japan and understands the challenges non-native English speaking authors face when writing and publishing. He is happy to share his knowledge with early career researchers and experienced academics looking to publish their book for an international audience. Andrew lives in Fukuoka, Japan.
Katie Peace is the Publisher for Education, Linguistics, Psychology and Mental Health books. She is based in the Routledge Singapore office and has a particular focus on working with authors based in Asia Pacific or with a research focus on Asia. Katie has over 15 years' experience in academic publishing and is interested in discussing proposals for monographs, edited collections, handbooks, textbooks and books for professionals in these subject areas.
About CRC Press, Taylor & Francis
CRC Press is the technical imprint of Taylor & Francis Publishing group, one of the World’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, books, e-books, and reference works. CRC Press focuses on engineering, science, and mathematics. To find out more about our books publishing programme, visit: