Rachael Ballard


Global Head and Publisher
Geography and Environment



Rachael is responsible for the strategic development of the Geography and Environment book programme at Palgrave and commissions content across the broad spectrum of interdisciplinary subjects within this field. She welcomes proposals for both authored and edited monographs, handbooks, new series and Palgrave Pivots. Rachael has worked in academic publishing for almost 15 years and prior to joining Palgrave in 2015 she was responsible for the Earth and Environmental and Forensic Science book programmes at Wiley.