Paul B. Israel is director and editor of the Thomas A. Edison Papers Project at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Louis Carlat and David Hochfelder are, respectively, managing editor and assistant editor for the project. Theresa M. Collins is the Edison Papers Project's associate director for outreach and development and has served as an editor since 1991. Brian C. Shipley served as an editor on the project from 2001 until 2006. He currently works for the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade.