Experience & Training

Experience

1997–Present Freelance Proofreader and Editor.
2001–2005 Editor, Open University Geology Society, East Anglia Branch Newsletter.
1991–1996 Junior Curator, Mammal Section, The Natural History Museum, London.

 

Training

SfEP courses 1998–present
  • Introductions to Illustrations
  • Essential medical editor – one-day conference
  • Web editing and proofreading
  • On-screen editing 1 & 2
  • Introduction to Copy-editing
  • Proofreading Problems
  • Introduction to Proofreading.
1998-1999 SfEP mentoring scheme.
PTC courses 1997 Basic Proofreading by distance learning – Pass with merit.
OCR/RSA 1998–2003
  • CLAIT
  • IBT2
  • Text Processing (Business Presentations) level 2.
Open University 1998–present
  • Web Basics
  • You, your computer & the Net
  • Biology: uniformity & diversity
  • Geology
  • Discovering Science
  • Open Mathematics.