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Shivani Chandra | Elance
 
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Shivani Chandra

Professional Scientific and Business Editor
   India

Overview

An Editor with 11 years of experience in editing, content development, teaching business and engineering graduates and educational counselling.

I have edited a large number of textbooks in Engineering and Business management domains.

HIGHLIGHTS

Light/medium/heavy copyediting services as per the clients' requirement

Focus on quality and short TAT in a cost effective manner

Error-free outputs in the stipulated time frame

Copyediting both the hard copy and soft copy as per the clients' requirements

Specialization in...

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Semiconductor

Service Description

I am an editor with over a decade of experience in teaching and academic editing, proofreading and content development. I have majored into electronics and business management domains.

I am associated with one of the leading publishing houses in India, working closely with the academicians to edit their manuscripts, and managing a team of copy editors. I started my career in 1998 as a freelance editor and proofreader. I had worked with the leading publications such as Oxford University Press, S. Chand and Company, Penguin Books, Modern Publishers and so on.

I have edited more than 180 university-level textbooks in the fields of Engineering, Management, Computers and Information Processing. Numerous books edited by me have been university textbooks in the subject area of Physics, Mathematics and Marketing.


I am willing to work on articles, e-books, web content, textbooks, dissertations, research papers, reports focusing primarily on business management, physics, mathematics, engineering and anything else that you think I can leverage from my educational experience.

I pay great attention to grammar, punctuation, spellings, authors' style and consistency, clarity of the sentences, factual errors, typographical errors, stylistic errors and overall readability of a document.

I am familiar with Chicago Manual of Style, Read Me First [Sun Technical Publications] and Microsoft Manual of Style for Technical Publications. I am willing to learn and apply any other...

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Employment

Prentice-Hall of India
Editor
2002 - Present
Job Responsibilities Evaluating manuscript proposals Maintaining and updating corporate style guide Communicating with authors Mentoring copyeditors Preparing collaterals and...
S. Chand and Company
Subject Matter Expert
2000 - 2002
Job Responsibilities Editing of Physics books upto postgraduate level Liasing with branch offices and authors for manuscript proposals Content development for educational CDs

Education

Chaudhary Charan Singh University
MSc (Physics) Specialization in Electronics
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IIM Ahemdabad
Management Development Program
2012 - Present
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