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Daniel Friel | Elance
 
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Daniel Friel

Experienced editor, psychology/linguistics expert
   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA

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I have seven years' experience as a researcher in cognitive science, psychology, and linguistics. I have a B.A. in math and linguistics from Swarthmore and have worked in research labs at MIT and Harvard. I am now a graduate student at UC Berkeley.

During my research career, I've developed strong data analysis, editorial, and presentation skills. My research expertise is in cognitive development, social learning, causal reasoning, and language acquisition. I also have extensive experience talking about the social sciences in formal and...

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Collected and analyzed data for developmental psychology experiment
collected data for developmental psychology experiment exploring how young children use...

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I provide project-based writing or editing support for a variety of academic and general audience projects. I have experience writing for scientific publications, for grant applications, and for general audiences.



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Employment

Encore.org
Special assistant
2014 - Present
I provide research, writing, social media, and editorial support for the CEO.
Fuller Graduate School of Psychology
Developmental Editor
2013 - 2014
I wrote 700- to 1000-word introductions to key concepts and theories in the field of cognitive science. Topics include intuitive psychology, intuitive physics, and modularity of mind, among others.
UC Berkeley
Graduate Student Instructor
2013 - 2013
I assisted Professor Alison Gopnik in Developmental Psychology, an upper-division undergraduate course in the Department of Psychology. I taught three weekly one-hour discussion sections (51...
MIT
Technical Assistant
2010 - 2012
I worked as a technical assistant/lab manager in a cognitive science lab (PI: Laura Schulz). My research duties included experimental design, subject recruitment, data collection, and data...
Swarthmore College
Managing Editor
2008 - 2010
I served as the Managing Editor of my college's weekly student-run newspaper, The Swarthmore Phoenix. I oversaw the production office and editorial board meetings, edited content, implemented page...

Education

Swarthmore College
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
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psychology
linguistics
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editing
research
cognition
development
education
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