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Sara Burton

Sara Burton

Writer and Editor

United States - Last active: 27 days ago - Tests: 2

I am a writer and editor with the belief that clear communication remains of vital necessity. Allowing for the exchange of ideas, clarity opens the door for heightened comprehension in a given exchange. In my work, I always strive for clarity, cohesion, and eloquence. I remain meticulous regarding attention to detail and the ability to work within deadlines. I thoroughly enjoy working with people from an array of backgrounds, and I hope to support the growing international community! I double majored at the University of California, Berkeley in History and International Relations. I've worked with youth, teaching writing and grammar skills. I also worked with students of all ages, from elementary school children to graduate students. I have provided editing services and customized writing training for American and international students. Aside from that, I also have experience ghostwriting online content for websites and business.

$35.00 /hr
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William Dorfman

William Dorfman

Write with a Purpose:Content Marketing & Education...

United States - Last active: 25 days ago

-I began copywriting after designing my resume. I didn't recognize that it was a marketable talent until a professor brought it to my attention. -I went to school for to teach Inclusive Secondary and Special Education;after a few years of work experience, a tutoring company took notice of my content marketing abilities. - Currently, I teach others the basics of technical writing[primarily in education], multi-channel social media marketing;and, basic persuasive copywriting. -As an academic content writing professional, my work is published once a month [in a local digital/print media publication]. * NOTE: On March 27th,I'm moving from Long Island,NY to Broward County,Florida.*

$60.00 /hr
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Renee Eli PhD

Renee Eli PhD

Expert Editor, Researcher, Academic & Medical Writ...

United States - Last active: 13 days ago - Tests: 2

An expert editor, my work is touted by clients as "exceptional," "creative," "visionary," "impeccable," "professional," "clear," "resourceful," and "highly recommended." I provide developmental, copy- and line-editing for projects from the sublimely creative to the scientifically specific. As an academic writer, I am particularly well-versed in medical writing. My education and professional backgrounds range from medicine and medical humanities, medical sociology and anthropology of the body, to biology and ecology, contemporary philosophy, and the history of cultural beliefs. In addition, I have nearly three decades of experience as a healthcare provider and educator. I work with clients in a uniquely personal albeit professional and collaborative manner to evoke the clearest, most authentic expression that best articulates intention, whether of academic writing, a good story, or a finely choreographed expression of both. To wit, I am a fastidious editor. My approach is methodical and detail-oriented with a view of the whole. I am attentive to the piece of writing as a clearly articulated narrative progression, and to the details of word-choice, grammar, punctuation, and format. My work is founded upon a value for excellence in service, which means delivering exemplary work in a timely and professional manner. It is my view that good writing is well-researched, thoughtful, and thought-provoking. It has the capacity to change minds and transform lives, because the writing—well tuned—is experienced by the reader as an integrated whole. It both captures the mind and transcends it as a deeply personal experience of the heart. Writer is changed. Reader is changed. I am most at home with projects that push the boundaries of existing paradigms—or endeavors that envision new cultural patterns, espouse an integrative view, and open important questions. Not only am I practiced at engaging such aims creatively and as a writer, I am passionate about doing so.

$60.00 /hr
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Lina Buffington

Lina Buffington

Academic writer/ editor/ researcher/speech writer

United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 2

Lost for words? Do you have something to say but you just can't seem to find the right words? Let me help you with that. My love affair with the written word began when I was about 10 years old. I picked up a copy of Toni Morrison's "The Bluest Eye" from the library (my second home) and have been hooked ever since. I have a BA, MA, and PhD all in Philosophy. I am also well versed in educational theory, sociology, anthropology, political theory, and have a fondness for mythology and history. In addition to my own writing and research, I have worked as a college instructor for several years and so I am very comfortable offering feedback and editing academic papers. I have led and participated in several workshops and retreats focused on dissertation completion. I have regularly presented my research at academic conferences and have often been invited to give talks and speeches. I have received several Fellowships and recognition for my research and scholarship. While the bulk of my writing is academic, I have begun to experiment with creative writing and am presently working on a collaborative project with graphic novelist Steven Yu. I possess a great deal of experience in the non-profit sector and in higher ed administration and so know how to write project proposals with some experience writing successful grant proposals as well. I believe that writing is an incredibly important tool. We all have something to say and it is worth saying it well. In my work with students I have consistently found that, with a little bit of support and guidance, anyone can become a better writer.

$33.33 /hr
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Susan Hyde

Susan Hyde

Writer. Educator. Instructional Designer

United States - Last active: 07/16/2014 - Tests: 6

See my full portfolio at www.sbhfreelance.com ! An experienced freelance writer and award winning English instructor, my writing portfolio includes compelling, audience-driven print and digital content focusing on women’s health and fitness, parenting, education, human interest topics, travel, and food. As a freelancer, I provide magazine writing, professional blogging, digital content creation, ghostwriting, newsletter services, copy editing, fact-checking, and press release services. In addition to holding an M.Ed. in English Education from Mercer University and a B.A. in English and Rhetoric & Communications from the University of California, Davis, I offer: *Professional writing and editing expertise, developing articles, blogs, and other digital content for print magazines, business publications and websites to include TableAus (Australian Mensa Publication), Pregnancy Magazine, Raising Maine Magazine, Mainetoday.com, Midcoast Life, The Coastal Journal, The American Chesapeake Bulletin, Suite101.com, Healthy Moms Fitness, pregnancytoday.com, and iparenting.com *Eighteen years of experience engaging with adolescent and adult learners, teaching writing and literature in traditional, online, and hybrid formats *Curriculum design acumen, authoring online course curriculum for Southern New Hampshire University Online (LIT 213 and ENG 101), district course curriculum for the York County Public School System, and alternative assessment tasks for the state of Florida *SEO success, maintaining a top web presence as a Curriculum and Gifted Education writer for Suite101.com and as a Parenting and Education blogger for Raising Maine *Data collection and analysis experience, managing the composition, data collection, analysis and report of a breed health survey representing 3,564 animals as the Health Editor and Health Committee Chair for the American Chesapeake Club and overseeing the creation and data analysis of the Pryor Middle School Blueprint 2000 climate survey as chair of that committee *Technological know-how, with strong command of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, FrontPage), digital video applications (iMovie, Movie Maker, Sony Vegas Pro), and Open Source software (Jing, Pictogram, Workflowy, Voki), as well as proficiency with Blackboard, Moodle, and Web-CT Course Management Systems *Social media savvy, with experience using Linkedin, Twitter, and Facebook to promote websites, blogs, and print material

$50.00 /hr
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Richard Rees

Richard Rees

Writer and Copy Editor

United States - Last active: 09/02/2014 - Tests: 1

Rich Rees has been a writer and educator for 25 years. He writes and edits a broad range of genres including web copy, as well as scholarly, and creative writing. He has professional web writing experience. His book, Shades of Difference: A History of Ethnicity in America (Rowman & Littlefield, 2007) is the Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2007. Rees has also written numerous screenplays and children's stories. He is a member of the Cincinnati Fiction Writers Group. His long career as a college writing instructor has also provided him with a very keen eye and ear for good, effective writing and the know-how to make it better. He can help you realize your writing goals at any point in the writing process from content creation to editing to proofing. He provides the highest level skills at reasonable rates.

$40.00 /hr
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Joanne Walker

Joanne Walker

PhD in Physics fluent in Italian: editing and orig...

United Kingdom - Last active: 09/08/2014

I am an experienced technical writer and proofreader with 10 years of experience in writing scientific articles and typesetting scientific documents using LaTeX. If you are working to a budget my rates can be adjusted to suit your particular editing needs. I provide a proofreading and editing service for dissertations, PhD theses and online articles producing clear, concise scientific documents with attention to detail. I am a published academic with native command of the English language and will apply the same attention to detail in communicating your scientific message that I would to my own research. I provide original expertly researched online content in the areas of environmental science and climate change. I am fluent in Italian and provide a translation service into English with a particular focus on scientific writing.

$35.00 /hr
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James K.

James K.

Economist, Quantitative Analyst, and Risk Manager

United States - Last active: 2 months ago

Experienced quantitative analyst and business economist, including work as a chief economist of a large financial institution. My background includes analytical work, up to and including senior management level experience, in market research, credit risk management, policy analysis, and economic analyst. I have experience using large data sets and advanced statistical analysis software and programming languages such as Stata. I am currently finishing my PhD, allowing me time during the present year for temporary work on analytical projects.

$70.00 /hr
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Jeremiah Lynn

Jeremiah Lynn

Translation: German-English, English-German

United States - Last active: 10/01/2014 - Tests: 4

Jeremiah Nathaniel Lynn Education: August 2007: Master of Arts in German Language, Literature and Culture. University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY. May 2005: Bachelor of Arts in German, French minor. Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA. March-July 2003: Study Abroad at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena, Germany. Experience: December 2013—March 2014: Long-Term Substitute German Teacher. Schuylkill Haven Area High School; Schuylkill Haven, PA. Classes Taught: Introduction to German—8th Grade German 1—9th Grade German 2—10th Grade German 3—10th and 11th Grade AP German—11th and 12th Grade August 2007—August 2013: Instructor of German. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech); Blacksburg, VA. Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. Courses Taught: German 1105—Elementary German (Fall 2007-12) German 1106—Elementary German (Spring 2008-09, 2011-13) German 1114—Accelerated Elementary German (Summer 2008, Spring 2012-13) German 2105—Intermediate German (Fall 2007-09) German 2106—Intermediate German (Spring 2008-10) German 2114—Accelerated Intermediate German (Summer 2010-13) German 2724—German Culture and Civilization (Fall 2011, Spring 2013) German 3125—Oral Proficiency (Fall 2010) Duties: Advisor, “Teach for Jamie”: This is an after-school program for elementary school students dedicated to the memory of VT German instructor Christopher James “Jamie” Bishop. My role in this program was to advise and provide support to VT student volunteers who teach German in several local elementary schools. July 2012 – August 2012: Consultant and Instructor of German. Technische Universität Darmstadt (Technical University of Darmstadt); Darmstadt, Germany. Department of Mechanical Engineering - Division of Thermal Process Technology. Course Taught: Technical German for Virginia Tech Dual-Degree Students in Mechanical Engineering—A six-week intensive language course which focused on cultural immersion, technical vocabulary, grammar, and conversation through concepts in math, science, physics, and engineering. Course content included lecture materials from various German technical universities, internet and magazine articles, videos, and other multimedia. Duties: Program Coordinator, Advisor, Resident Advisor, Travel Guide, Liaison between Mechanical Engineering and the language institute at the TU-Darmstadt, Language Consultant for Mechanical Engineering Faculty at VT and at the TU-Darmstadt. August 2005—June 2007: Graduate Teaching Assistant. University of Kentucky; Lexington, KY. Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures and Cultures: Division of German Studies. Courses Taught: German 101—Elementary German (Fall 2005-06) German 102—Elementary German (Spring 2006-07) German 201—Intermediate German (Fall 2006) Conferences and Professional Development: Workshop: A Time for Change: New Trends in German Studies. Goethe-Institut Chicago. January 26-27, 2007. Presentation: Developing Cultural "Skills" via Culture Assimilators. Presenter: Dr. Harald Höbusch, University of Kentucky. Guest Presenter: Jeremiah Lynn, Virginia Tech. KWLA Fall Conference. Louisville, KY. October 11-13, 2007. Presentation: Rethinking the C/cultural Curriculum in the Beginning German Classroom. Presenters: Holger Lenz, Dana Lockhart and Jeremiah Lynn, University of Kentucky. KWLA Fall Conference. Louisville, KY. October 19-21, 2006. Activities: Advisor, “Teach for Jamie”. Virginia Tech, 2008 – 2013. Kentucky World Language Association’s High School Language Festival: Judge of Construction Models, Games, Painting and Listening Proficiency. University of Kentucky. May 2007. Kentucky World Language Association’s High School Language Festival: Judge of Literary Recitation, Listening Proficiency and Realia. University of Kentucky. May 2006. Actor, Division of German Studies’ Theater Production of Georg Büchner’s Woyzeck. University of Kentucky. April 2006. Awards: National Education Association’s Award for Youth Leaders in Literacy, “Teach for Jamie”. Virginia Tech, 2009. “Teacher of the Week”, CIDER (Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research). Virginia Tech, 2013.

$75.00 /hr
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Romanens Sophie

Romanens Sophie

Journalist experimented in publishing, communicati...

France - Last active: 09/23/2014 - Tests: 4

Journalism and media business, content creator, marketing & communication management, publishing Holder of a card of professional journalist until 2009 I have a regional experience in radio, print media and television. I then practiced in the field of the institutional communication: creation of editorial visual, responsible identity newspaper and web site, organizer of special event managements. Since 2011, my activity is directed to the marketing strategy in the communication, for the higher education specialized management: strategic, operational marketing, leading communication, press relations, creation & advertising space buying, organization of special events. Recently in charge of development communication in the field of the e-health: software solutions to the bed of the patient and in the establishments of health. Skills and know-how are transferable in any business sector! Strongly interested in the advice & recruitment.

$43.20 /hr
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