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Sarah Vander Veen | Elance
 
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Sarah Vander Veen

Researcher, data analyst, and academic writer
   Canada
  |  9:35 am Local Time

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I have a Masters degree in psychology and a law degree from prestigious Canadian universities. I am a self-admitted research geek and have been doing it for over 15 years. I have published several peer-reviewed articles, and have demonstrated expertise in literature reviews, analyzing data (with Microsoft Excel, SPSS and SAS), interpreting data, and designing surveys/polls/questionnaires. I am also highly skilled at academic writing, can assist in preparing and editing presentations, and can put your data into eye-catching graphics.

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Aug 23, 2013|Research|$99|Completed
Jun 27, 2013|Research & Surveys|$450|Completed
May 20, 2013|Academic Writing|$1,200|Completed
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4.6
Mar 5, 2013|Research|$150|Completed
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Portfolio

I was the evaluation consultant for this project
This paper, which was published in a peer reviewed journal in 2005, demonstrates my...
I collaborated on this paper, published in a peer reviewed journal in 2000, with three...
I co-authored this study, and it was published in a peer-reviewed journal in 2005. It...

Skills (7)

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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Excel 2007 Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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Report Writing
Report Writing Test
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Statistics
Statistics Test
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Data Interpretation
Business Writing
Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Program evaluation
Literature review/synthesis
Questionnaire and survey design
Focus group consultation
Data analysis and interpretation
Data presentation (graphs, charts, etc.)
Report writing/editing
Presentation drafting/editing

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Employment

Vander Veen Research & Evaluation
self-proprietor
2008 - Present
I have been running my own consulting firm since 2008 doing research and program evaluation. Clients have included the British Columbia Ministry of Child and Family Development, the British...
Edwards, Kenney & Bray, LLP
Articled Student
2007 - 2008
Conducted extensive legal research and provided litigation support in environmental, familiy, and corporate-commercial. Drafted pleadings, legal memoranda, wills, and various corporate documents....

Education

Simon Fraser University
Master of Arts
- 2006
University of British Columbia
Juris Doctor
- 2006
University of Alberta
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
- 2000
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evaluation
data analysis
academic writing
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