Rachel Noorda

Dr. Rachel Noorda is the Director of Book Publishing and Assistant Professor in English at Portland State University. She has a PhD in Publishing Studies from the University of Stirling. Her research interests include twenty-first century book culture, diaspora communities, Scottish publishing, small business marketing, international marketing, and entrepreneurship. In addition to her scholarly interest in the publishing ecosystem, Rachel co-runs a small educational children’s publisher, ThunderStone Books.