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Lynelle Paulick | Elance
 
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Lynelle Paulick

copy editor/proofreader/writer
   United States
  |   santa barbara, CA
  |  3:10 pm Local Time

Overview

I am a highly experienced editor and proofreader, a 20-year veteran of the field. This has been spent mostly in the academic realm, cleaning up articles and abstracts for worldwide journals, mostly in the humanities. Accordingly, I have plenty of experience working with non-native English speakers. In between these years, I have taken on positions with a graphic designer preparing marketing materials (in Adobe Acrobat and MS Track Changes); editing test banks for a nationally known publisher; preparing Web site materials in e-learning...

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Dec 5, 2011|Newsletters|$130|Working
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Comprehensive information on the concept of periodization and methods of weight loss as...

Skills (3)

Tested
English
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English Punctuation
U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Service Description

Outside of my education at the University of California, which was in philosophy and therefore required a good deal of writing, I offer a natural, intuitive grasp of the English language and a love of the process of seeing clean copy and not hearing the blackboard scratch of incorrect grammar in my brain.

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Employment

Halogen Design
proofreader
2009 - Present
I am continuing in this capacity as a proofreader for a graphic design company, which provides marketing materials necessitating the use of both MS Track Changes and Adobe Acrobat Professional. A...
Demand Media Studios
editor
2009 - Present
I copy edit short, intense, to-the-point general interest subjects, although I tend to specialize in banking and personal finance as well as sports subjects.
TechnoMedia, Houston, Texas
copy editor
2009 - 2010
I copy edited Web site materials for e-learning technologies. I also co-wrote a white paper on the burgeoning field of competency management.
Sage Publications, Inc.
editor, abstract writer, proofreader
1992 - 2008
I copy edited and proofread, over succeeding years, worldwide-based humanities journals, covering everything from Political Science to Violence Against Women to Nursing, Early Childhood Education,...

Education

University of California, Santa Barbara
Bachelor of Arts, philosophy, analytical reasoning
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copy edit
proofread
Associated Press style guide
APA style guide
Chicago 15th ed. style guide
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