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Wordvice is looking for freelance academic editors with backgrounds in medicine, chemistry, engineering, computer science, environmental science, and geology. (Backgrounds may be academic or professional. Please feel free to apply even if your field is not listed here.)
Native fluency in English.
Be enrolled in or have completed a graduate degree program in a relevant field.
Knowledge and ability to apply various formatting styles, such as APA, MLA, and Chicago.
Advanced proficiency with MS Word and its "track changes" feature.
A keen eye for spotting errors in writing.
Edit and proofread academic manuscripts, e.g., journal submissions, medical reports, and response to reviewers.
Write marginal comments explaining revisions and potential changes in authorial meaning.
Write one overall comment to the author.
Respond to order notifications in a timely manner and meet order deadlines.
Reply to clients in a timely manner and answer any questions they may have regarding their documents.
Wordvice pays per word and not per hour.
Pay rate depends on experience, sample test score, and level of education.
Please include the expected pay rate in the application.