Scientific Editor (Part-Time/Contract)

  • eWorld Editing
  • Oct 11, 2017
Contractor Research & Development Entry-Level Consulting Engineering

Job Description

Our company is seeking skilled editors to revise scientific research written in English by researchers for whom English is a second language. All editing is done in Microsoft Word and can be performed at a time and place of your choosing, as long as deadlines are met. The work is flexible and can be anywhere from 5-20 hours per week, depending on your schedule and our needs.

 Qualifications: 

**A Master’s degree or PhD in molecular/cell biology, biomedical/chemical engineering, microbiology, or medicine is preferred, although strong candidates with some graduate work and/or previous publications may be considered;

**English must be your first language;

**Excellent writing skills;

**Strong attention to detail;

**Ability to work unsupervised and meet deadlines;

**A strong academic record;

**Familiarity with the style of writing in peer-reviewed journals;

**Experience working with non-native speakers of English is preferred, but not required.

This position is convenient, with flexible hours, and is an excellent source of part-time income for the right person. To apply, please send your resume/CV, a writing sample (<500 words), and a short cover letter detailing your interest in the position and your relevant qualifications to: eworldeditinghr@gmail.com.