Who We Are

Silverchair is the leading independent platform partner for scholarly and professional publishers. We build and host websites, online products, and digital libraries for our clients’ content, helping them to thrive, evolve, and fulfill their missions. Publishers like the American Medical Association, MIT Press, and Oxford University Press work with Silverchair to get their books, journals, and educational content into the hands of scientists, doctors, and researchers

Our mission is to empower the creators and users of scholarly and professional knowledge to maximize their impact on humanity.

(TLDR: We build technology to spread research that makes the world a better place.)

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What our people are saying

“Everyone at Silverchair is dedicated to working hard and making you feel like part of the team. Leadership has made it a priority to ensure that the workplace culture is inviting and satisfying. They are constantly striving to do and be better, and asking for help in the process. Being involved in the STM community provides a sense of charity and cooperation.”
“Positive, collaborative growth is a cornerstone of the day-to-day at Silverchair.”
“Great environment, extremely intelligent people who are very solid in their roles and easy to work with, wonderful flexibility.”
“The people are some of the best I've ever worked with. They are engaged, dedicated, smart problem solvers.”
“Smart people, cool technology, still a relatively young company with an ability to influence future growth; Really cool office in a historic building right on the downtown mall.”
``In addition to being located in a great area of Charlottesville, one of the best things about working at Silverchair is definitely the people. I have found lifetime friends and mentors through this company.``
``Workspace is beautiful, people are friendly and talented/know how to work hard/have fun. Management is down-to-earth and friendly.``

WHAT WE OFFER

Smart, energetic peers in a collaborative and empowering environment

An Agile environment at an independent company, giving employees the power to affect real change

A flexible, hybrid workforce, with remote and in-person options to suit your lifestyle

A unique, historic coworking space on Charlottesville’s downtown pedestrian mall

A comprehensive benefits package, including retirement account matching & medical/dental coverage

Working in a mission-driven industry, with publishers at the forefront of science & research

Our Values

Listen & assume positive intent

Speak your mind; be honest & constructive

Solve problems with creativity & empathy

Act with integrity

Consistent with these values, we value creating an inclusive and diverse environment in which all Silverchairians can thrive. We have adopted the C4DISC (Coalition for Diversity & Inclusion in Scholarly Communications) Joint Statement of Principles and are contributors to the forthcoming Antiracism Toolkit for Organizations.

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