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Emma B. | Elance
 
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Emma B.

Experienced Writer, Researcher, and Editor
   United States
  |   Rockville, MD
  |  10:00 pm Local Time

Overview

I have more than ten years of experience writing and editing for academic audiences at a Research 1 University, in archaeology, history, anthropology, Latin American literature, Classical Studies, and other academic disciplines. As a result, I am prepared to format papers in a variety of different academic styles. I also believe that writing for academic audiences does not mean that the writing has to be boring or obtuse. While I am very detail-oriented and am good at reading closely for spelling and punctuation, I also enjoy making papers...

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Skills (6)

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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

I am ready, willing, and able to provide any and all writing, proofreading, and editing tasks to your specifications. These include but are not limited to the following:

1. Writing, editing, proofreading, and formatting academic papers and articles in a wide variety of styles. I have done extensive research in anthropology and archaeology and also have worked in history, Classics, Latin American studies, and other fields. Writing concisely and clearly and translating academic jargon into information anyone can understand is one of my strengths in writing and editing academic works.

2. Writing copy, editing, and proofreading blogs and websites. I research all articles thoroughly and will adhere to all requests, including keyword density, etc.

3. Creating pedagogical materials, exam questions, and other curriculum development tasks.

4. Editing and grading student papers, essays, and exams.


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Employment

Examiner.com
Bay Area Anthropology Examiner
2010 - Present
PowerScore Test Preparation, Inc.
SAT Instructor
2010 - Present
Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Anthropology
2009 - 2010
Indiana University
Teaching Assistant, Department of Anthropology
2007 - 2008
Butler University
Adjunct Faculty, Dept. of History and Anthropology
2007 - 2007
Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology
Lab Assistant, Office of Cultural Resources Mgmt
2003 - 2006
Indiana University
Teaching Assistant, Department of Anthropology
2001 - 2003
Wake Forest Museum of Anthropology
Curation Assistant
1997 - 2000
Lucayan Ecological Archaeology Project
Research Assistant
1997 - 2000
Kelso Advertising and Design
Receptionist
1998 - 1998

Education

Indiana University, Bloomington
PhD in Anthropology
2000 - 2011
Wake Forest University
B.A., Anthropology
1996 - 2000

Keywords

academic writing
blog writing
editing
proofreading
anthropology
ghostwriting
academic editing
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research
creative writing
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