Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Liz O'Reilly | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Aug 7, 2015

Liz O'Reilly

PhD, Proofreader, Editor, Writer & Researcher
   United Kingdom
  |   Hull, England

Overview

I am an experienced proofreader, copy-editor, writer & researcher. I have a PhD in English literature and 3 years' experience teaching undergraduates - this included teaching essay-writing skills and general study skills (grammar, structure, paragraphing, referencing etc.).
I have 7 years' freelance experience and my clients include Literature Online, the British Arts Council and the National Gallery of Art. I have edited several academic texts - as well as proofreading & copy-editing the main text, this included compiling bibliographies...

Read More »
Aug 9, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$508|Completed
Aug 2, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$20|Completed

View All »

Skills (4)

Tested
PhD in English literature
3 years' experience teaching undergraduates
6 years' freelance experience
Literary/Academic writing and research

Service Description

Proofreading.
Copy-editing.
Non-fiction writing.
Research.
Experienced academic editor.
Experienced in writing short biographies (500 - 2,000 words) and literary articles.

Read More »

Employment

Literature Online
Freelance writer & researcher
2006 - Present
Writing & researching literary biographies (500 - 2,000) words for the website Literature Online. This work covers a wide range of authors, from the 16th century to the present day. It also...
British Arts Council
Freelance writer & researcher
2006 - Present
Researching and writing articles on contemporary authors and their works for the British Arts Council Contemporary Writers website
The Juvenilia Press
Freelance editor
2006 - 2008
Co-edited (with Professor Valerie Sanders) a collection of stories and poems written by the author Lewis Carroll (author of Alice in Wonderland) during his youth, entitled The Rectory Magazine....
Hull University (English Literature Dept.)
Graduate Teaching Assistant
2000 - 2003
Teaching undergraduate students (English Literature). Full responsibility for preparing and leading tutorials - introducing students to literary analysis - as well as marking essays and exam...

Education

Hull University, UK
PhD in English literature
-
Hull University, UK
BA degree in English literature
-
Hull University, UK
MA degree in English literature
-
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
lizoreilly
Type
Individual
Member Since
October 2012
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Liz O'Reilly | Elance

Liz O'Reilly