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Jessica S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 21, 2011

Jessica S.

Copy editing/transcription/science writing
   Netherlands
Utrecht

Overview

Various writing services provided by an Irish physics master student based in the Netherlands.

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Service Description

I have an honours degree in theoretical physics from Trinity College Dublin, and am currently studying for a master's in experimental physics at Utrecht University in the Netherlands.

After physics, English would have been my second choice of subject to study, and I have had several part-time jobs (both paid and voluntary) which utilized my talent and for grammar and language in general.

My experience is as follows:

5 years as a part-time legal secretary for solicitor in Dublin. This job involved typing documents dictated by my employer, and so required excellent grammatical and spelling knowledge. Through this job I gained experience in transcription and proof-reading, and my employer would be happy to provide a reference to confirm this.

Interview transcription for a geography PhD student at Utrecht University. My employer for this job hired me because of my secretarial experience, for which I was required to transcribe and proof-read several interviews. I got great feedback from my employer, and depending on his availability I could possibly provide a reference from him also.

Other informal experience: copy editing for the journal of the International Association of Physics Students, secretarial work including taking and typing up minutes for the same organization.

As far as writing goes I have minimal experience - the occasional article for student newspapers, and reports for university courses - but am working on building my portfolio.

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grammar
science
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