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Kristen C. | Elance
 
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Kristen C.

Meticulous Editor and Proofreader
   Israel
  |  12:30 pm Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $18

From Canada and based in Israel, I am a professional, published writer who can assist you in various stages of the writing process from planning, to organizing, to editing, and to proofreading. My goal is to ensure that your writing is crisp, concise, consistent, and error-free, all while allowing your own voice to shine through.

I have an H.BA in Anthropology and Ancient History, and an MA in Middle Eastern Studies. I graduated summa cum laude, attained several awards and scholarships, and contributed many publications to academic...

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Portfolio

This is one of the chapters of my 112-page M.A. dissertation on Islamic feminism in...
This is the bibliography of my graduate dissertation written according to Turabian...
These are track edits of an ESL test. I did not write the test, but only edited it for...
These are short reviews that I wrote on books by Tel Aviv University faculty that were...
This is an analytical book report I wrote for Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox's Finding Dahshaa.
This is the paper I wrote that my thesis was based on.
This is my thesis proposal for grad school. It was a historical thesis following...

Skills (10)

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Service Description

I provide editing (copyedits and line edits) and proofreading services for the following:

- Academic papers, essays, reports
- Syllabi
- Reports
- Theses/dissertations
- Manuscripts
- Textbooks
- Practice tests
- Bibliographies/reference pages
- Blogs
- Cover letters and resumes
- Emails, newsletters, brochures, etc.
- Websites

I provide quick and comprehensive editing and proofreading services. Proofreading corrects spelling, grammar, style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, and others), and syntax. Copyediting and line editing focus on all the aspects of proofreading in addition to checking for content, structure, flow, and consistency. I use Microsoft Word track changes for all editing and proofreading.

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Employment

Optymizer
Content, Social Media, and Citation Manager
2014 - Present
Brainstorm, write, and edit content for clients' websites and blogs; maintain social media accounts; build and maintain new and existing citations for clients.
Word Muse
Junior Editor
2012 - Present
Edit and proofread grants, manuscripts of various kinds, brochures, resumes and cover letters, essays, reports, and theses.
Tel Aviv University, Development & Public Affairs
Strategic Communications Intern
2013 - 2013
Contributed short articles and reviews for TAU's official magazine, the Tel Aviv University Review; wrote various pieces for TAU's English website, http://english.tau.ac.il/; wrote and uploaded...
Baker Real Estate
Administrator
2011 - 2012
Registered clients and agents for sales events; assisted in collecting information for agreements of purchase and sale; typed and assembled agreements of purchase and sale; met with clients to sign...
Law Office of Larry Ross
Real Estate Legal Assistant
2010 - 2012
Opened and prepared real estate files for sales, purchases, and mortgages; drafted legal documents/precedents; performed general office duties such as sorting mail, faxing, scanning, and...
Christie Gardens Retirement Home
Receptionist
2010 - 2011
Answered inquiries over the phone and in-person with residents, visitors, staff, etc.; booked reservations for lunch, dinner, and guest suites; maintained a reception cash floater; opened and...

Education

Tel Aviv University
Master of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies
2012 - 2014
University of Toronto
Honors Bachelor of Arts
2008 - 2012

Keywords

Academic writing
Editor
Proofreader
Data entry
Editing
Proofreading
Copy editing
Line editing
Websites
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