The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experiences in science communication and editing.

Freelance Academic Editor

Wordvice
Remote Position
Remote Position

Wordvice is seeking qualified and experienced editors to join our team of freelance professionals. We are an international editing company specializing in manuscripts bound for academic journals. Our aim is to preserve an author’s voice and underlying message while revising the more technical and organizational aspects of the writing. To achieve this goal, we require outstanding and intuitive editors who can do great work and satisfy the needs of our academic clients.

Basic Qualifications

  • Native fluency in English
  • Be enrolled in or have completed a graduate degree program
  • Knowledge and application of various style guides such as APA, AMA, MLA, and Chicago Manual of Style
  • Proficiency with MS Word and its “track changes” features
  • A keen eye for language and style errors in writing

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum one year of professional editing experience
  • Hold an academic background or professional experience in medicine, engineering, or other biomedical or natural science
  • Have an understanding of scientific writing and formatting conventions

Conditions

  • Freelance, part-time
  • Pay rate: Negotiable (per-word rate)

Please apply at our website: https://wordvice.com/career/editor/

Contact

Kevin Heintz
wordviceus@gmail.com