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Jean Richardson | Elance
 
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Jean Richardson

clarity in words and numbers
   Canada
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Overview

I will proofread, copy edit, or edit for content any scientific writing. My focus when editing is on making the writing as concise as possible, while simultaneously minimizing any possibility of misunderstanding by the reader. I will also create PowerPoint slides suitable for presenting information clearly and concisely.

I will do a wide variety of statistical analysis, including multivariate analysis, generalized linear mixed models (GLMM), and Bayesian methods. I have extensive experience using the R programming language, and prefer...

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Jun 16, 2010|Speeches|Private|Working
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Recently published paper showing my use of Bayesian analysis to look at disease spread...
This is a review article co-written with my MSc student on trematodes infecting...

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I earned my PhD in Ecology and Evolution at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. My research focus has been on freshwater communities, especially amphibians. I also have a passion for statistics and this combined with my interest in ecological modelling has enabled me to generate computer-intensive statistical methods for difficult-to-analyze data. More recently I have focused on mixed model and Bayesian analyses. I have had good success in grant writing, having received funding from Federal agencies in both the US and in Canada.


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Education

Dartmouth College
Doctor of Philosophy, Ecology and Evolution
1994 - 1999
University of Toronto
Masters of Science, Zoology
1992 - 1994
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academic writing
biostatistics
ecology
editing
grant writing
R programming language
proofreading
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