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Bob M. | Elance
 
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Bob M.

Expert Editor, Proofreader, Manuscript Preparer
   United States
  |   Tucson, AZ
  |  2:16 am Local Time

Overview

Over 25 years' expertise editing, proofreading, and preparing manuscripts for publication. I specialize in the final polish and preparation of scholarly work for journal and book submission, especially for non-native speakers of English. My experience also includes catalogs, textbooks, theses and dissertations in medical, technical, education, and humanities fields.

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Apr 26, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$165|Completed
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4.8
Apr 22, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$33|Completed
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5.0
Apr 18, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$110|Completed
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5.0

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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Service Description

editing | proofreading | manuscript preparation | writing project management | collating and polishing collaboratively written documents | writing coaching | translation clean up (into English) | meeting exacting publication and submission guidelines

Served 2 years as associate editor of a learned journal, 4 years as managing editor of a student writing publication, copyedited and prepared submission manuscripts for 3 textbooks, more than 5 scholarly books, 4 personal histories (self-published), and 2 college catalogs.

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Education

University of Arizona
MA in English as a Second Language
1984 - 1988
Kearney State College (now UNK)
BA in English and French (double major)
1976 - 1981
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editing
proofreading
scholar
academic
publication
manuscript
journal
textbook
copyedit
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