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John McGuirl | Elance
 
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John McGuirl

PhD with technical writing and research skills
   United States
  |   Columbus, OH
  |  6:26 am 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.

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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

human factors
cognitive science
statistical analysis
telecommunications
quality assurance
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