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John McGuirl | Elance
 
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John McGuirl

PhD with technical writing and research skills
   United States
  |   Columbus, OH
  |  7:54 pm Local Time

Overview

I provide both academic and technical writing services including content development, editing, and proof reading. My areas of expertise include human factors engineering and telecommunications engineering.
In addition to writing journal articles, conference proceedings, and a book chapter, I also serve as an ad hoc reviewer for an international academic journal.

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Portfolio

Co authored this journal article
Co authored this book chapter

Skills (4)

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Academic Writing
Copy Editing
Technical Writing
Proposal Writing

Service Description

I have a Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, majoring in Human Factors, with minors in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Psychology. I specialize in academic writing, including proofreading and editing dissertations, theses, academic papers, and grants.


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Employment

Cognitive Systems Analytics
Cognitive Systems Engineer
2008 - Present
As a cognitive systems engineer, I conduct research and develop decision support systems for people working in complex, high-risk domains such as emergency management, commercial aviation, and...
The Ohio State University
Research Assistant
1999 - 2006
Conducted human-factors research on a series of projects to investigate the impact of information technologies on practitioner decision-making and performance. Applied a variety of cognitive task...
Telco Systems
QA Engineer
1991 - 1998
Supervised ISO9001 certification of a $100 million manufacturing company. Conducted QA audits at sub-contractor facilities. Performed functional and accelerated-life testing on a variety of...

Education

Emergency Management Institute
Incident Command System Training
2008 - 2008
The Ohio State University
Doctor of Philosophy Industrial and Systems Engineering
2002 - 2008
The Ohio State University
Master of Science Industrial and Systems Engineering
1999 - 2002
University of Massachusetts
Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering
1985 - 1990

Keywords

engineering
human factors
cognitive science
statistical analysis
telecommunications
quality assurance
technical writing
thesis
dissertation
grant writing
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