Sample Academic Editor Resume

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Joseph Laughlin
1026 Sumner Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(333)-627-9393
[email]

Job Objective To be given the opportunity to use my past experiences and education as Academic Editor to help company grow and meet long-term goals.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Remarkable experience with online information systems in academic environment
  • Expertise in editing and incorporating multimedia materials – photos, images and videos
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Power point, HTML and web authoring tools
  • Good understanding of journals publishing, management and development
  • Familiarity with education issues, layout and production
  • Ability to work with clients with differing linguistic and cultural backgrounds
  • Ability to copyedit, review, and post content
  • Excellent reporting and editing skills
  • Work Experience
  • Academic Editor, July 2007 – Present
  • Nature Publishing Group, Los Angeles, CA
  • Edited research papers, checked for English language usage, sentence structure and punctuation used made necessary changes as required.
  • Ensured final papers to be free of any grammatical errors.
  • Composed sentences according to content managed tenses and made necessary changes.
  • Assisted author and prepared a cover letter of original document for readers.
  • Coordinated with clients and made changes as required to documents.
  • Academic Editor, March 2004– June 2007
  • Cactus Communications, Los Angeles, CA
  • Drafted monthly e-letters researched and incorporated all necessary activities on campus.
  • Prepared various articles for universities by conducting regular research using educational software.
  • Composed various informational brochures and prepared online programs for same.
  • Edited and proof read all technical content prior to its publication, checked content for various specifications.
  • Formulated online documentation and edited it.
  • Coordinated with director and principal investigators and prepared final project reports.
  • Developed various online surveys and forms as required by client
  • Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Seminole State College, Sanford, FL
  • Master’s Degree in Chemistry, Northern Illinois University, De Kalb, IL
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