California Institute of Technology
Einstein Papers Project

Who We Are

Current Editors & Staff

Our international scholars and support staff collect, transcribe, annotate, and publish The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein.

Diana Kormos Buchwald, Director & General Editor, Professor of History at Caltech. A historian of modern physical science, she serves as co-editor of the documentary edition, and has overall responsibility for the running of the project, fundraising, and the English language translation project.
(diana_buchwald AT caltech.edu)

Ze'ev Rosenkranz, Senior Editor & Assistant Director, past Curator of the Albert Einstein Archives, Jerusalem. Archivist and historian, he is working on the materials pertaining to Einstein's family correspondence and to Jewish and political issues.
(zeev AT einstein.caltech.edu)

Dennis Lehmkuhl, Scientific Editor and Research Assistant Professor in History and Philosophy of Science at Caltech. He works on the scientific annotation, especially on relativistic materials and unified field theory.
(lehmkuhl AT caltech.edu)

Emily de Araújo, Executive Project Assistant; Senior Publicity & Editorial Assistant. Office and outreach manager. Assistant Editor focused on all aspects of images used in our volumes: facsimiles, textual and diagrammatic, as well as illustrations.
(emilya AT caltech.edu)

Sinikka (Sini) Elvington, Research Project Administrative & Editorial Assistant. Assists in all administrative and editorial processes.
(elvington AT caltech.edu)

Rudy Hirschmann, IT Manager. Software engineer and literary historian, he is responsible for the technical infrastructure of the project and assists in production work.
(rudyhi AT einstein.caltech.edu)

József Illy, Senior Editor and Visiting Associate in History. Historian of science, he is mainly occupied with annotating Einstein's correspondence and various scientific writings.
(illy AT einstein.caltech.edu)

Jennifer Nollar James, Assistant Editor, is engaged in editorial processes, research and translations, and is responsible for accessions and cataloging.
(jenny AT einstein.caltech.edu)

Daniel Kennefick, Scientific Editor and Assistant Professor of Physics at the University of Arkansas. Physicist and historian of science specializing in gravitational waves, he works on the scientific annotation of relativistic materials.
(danielk AT einstein.caltech.edu)

A. J. Kox, Senior Editor and Visiting Associate in History, Emeritus Professor at the University of Amsterdam. A historian of physics, he has been co-editor of Volumes 3-13.
(ajk AT einstein.caltech.edu)

Nurit Lifshitz, Editorial and Research Assistant, carries out archival and library research.
(nurit AT caltech.edu)

Issachar Unna, Associate Editor and Visiting Researcher, is Emeritus Professor of Physics, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and assists in scientific research.
(unna AT einstein.caltech.edu)

Barbara Wolff, Editorial and Research Assistant, carries out archival and library research.
(barbaraw AT mail.huji.ac.il)

Translators
William Brewer, Ann M. Hentschel, Steven Rendall

Research and IT Assistants

Melissa Büttner (LMU Munich), Mara Julseth (Humboldt University, Berlin), Claus Spenninger (LMU Munich)

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