editing * proofreading

Having worked in publishing as a journalist/writer for more than 15 years, I possess extensive experience in editing and proofreading. I offer several levels of editing, as outlined below. Please get in touch to discuss your editing needs and rates.

what i offer

academic proofreading*

Basic proofreading for spelling, punctuation, formatting and/or reference lists for academic writing, including essays, dissertations/theses (whole or chapters), and journal articles.

basic editing

In addition to proofreading for spelling, punctuation and formatting, this service includes more detailed editing for language, grammar and style.

reference checking

Checking consistency of all in-text citations and reference lists/bibliography, using your chosen style guide.

basic proofreading

This involves proofreading only for spelling, punctuation and formatting, where relevant.

full editing

A full editing service involves significant reworking of flow and structure, as well as all basic editing for language, grammar, style and proofreading.


If you wish to continue working on your copy yourself, but would like feedback and suggestions for changes and improvements on your content, work with me on a consultation basis..

Disclaimer: For proofreading and editing of all academic work, I adhere to your university’s/institution’s proofreading policies. Please be prepared to provide me with a copy of your institution’s proofreading guidelines.