Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Melanie Brown, PhD | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Feb 28, 2015
Sorry, I am not available for new work at this time.

Melanie Brown, PhD

Expert editing with integrity
   United States
  |   Minneapolis, MN
  |  12:32 am Local Time

Overview

APA & draft formatting for publication; editing expertise in science and social science research; top 1% score in English grammar.

I edit and format journal articles, dissertations, literature reviews, and other formal research writing for publication. I will not write or edit material assigned prior to the dissertation proposal stage (e.g., course papers, class assignments, take-home exams, etc.). I proofread for grammar, word choice, sentence structure, spelling, and punctuation, and I apply APA style, MS Word formatting, and formatting...

Read More »
Feb 1, 2015|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
|
5.0
Jan 27, 2015|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
Oct 18, 2014|Academic Writing|Private|Completed
|
5.0
Sep 9, 2014|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed

View All »

Skills (6)

Tested
English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
My Score
avg
UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
My Score
avg
English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
My Score
avg
U.S. Word Usage Test
My Score
avg
Dissertation editing (APA style)
Business writing
Microsoft Word
Editing

Service Description

Writing center administrator, instructor, editor, and independent contractor, I have consulted with management executives, lawyers, university faculty, and authors to edit articles, legal briefs, and books for publication as well as internal reports, executive summaries, and correspondence.

Read More »

Employment

Walden University
Associate Director
2009 - Present
St. Norbert College
Writing Center director and English faculty
2006 - 2009

Education

University of Minnesota
PhD, English
- 2006

Keywords

dissertation
thesis
article
grammar
proofreading
editing
APA
Chicago
MLA
MS Word
PhD
Master
journal
research
publication
My Snapshot
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
4.8
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Private
Private
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
capstone_editing
Type
Individual
Member Since
February 2012
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Melanie Brown, PhD | Elance

Melanie Brown, PhD