I am an experienced editor who appreciates precision, accuracy, and deadlines. I edit academic papers, dissertations, manuscripts, journal articles, and a variety of business applications like resumes, white papers, and press releases. I really enjoy helping other writers to polish and to perfect a piece of their writing.
PhD in Sociology, Wayne State University-Detroit
M.A. in Communication, Wayne State University-Detroit
B.A. in English, Wayne State University-Detroit
PDF, PowerPoint, Formatting, Style, Personal, Business, ESL (English as a Second Language), Non-Fiction, Fiction, Book, Academic
Number of Pages Edited: 2358
I worked as a project director for over 12 years, managing large and small research studies looking at psychosocial issues related to adult and pediatric cancer. My areas of expertise include health, fitness, cancer, sociology, health communication, psychology, education, nursing, and medicine. I am currently the grants administrator for a rural healthcare system. In this role I help clinical leaders and administration write compelling grant applications.
Member of the Editorial Freelancers Association
Full-Time Freelance Copy Editor (6 years)
Copy Editor (specializing in ESL writing)
PDF, Formatting, Style, Personal, ESL (English as a Second Language), Non-Fiction, Fiction, Book, Academic
Number of Pages Edited: 2173
Happy to do a free sample edit.
Some examples of recently completed work: - An economics article for publication - A criminology article for publication - A historical fiction novel set in Germany at the end of World War II
When editing a given work, I take both copyediting and proofreading into consideration. My expertise is US English, but I can work in UK English as well. I am well versed in CMOS, MLA, and APA. Alternatively, I can fo...