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Freelancer Editors

We are looking for freelance editors in the following subject domains:

Life Sciences
Agriculture Biochemistry Bioengineering
Biosciences Botany Genetics
Microbiology Neurosciences Pathology
Zoology Environmental Biosciences Forensic Sciences
Pharmaceutical Sciences Social Biosciences  
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Physical Sciences and Engineering
Astronomy/Astrophysics Chemistry Computer/Information Sciences
Earth Sciences Energy and power Engineering
Environmental Sciences Material Science & Engineering Mathematics
Physics Statistics Systems Science
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Economics and Business Management
Business Management Economics Finance
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Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Education Humanities Law
Library and Museum Studies Media/Communication Philosophy
Psychology Recreation and Sports Social Sciences
freelance art Editing jobs: freelance psychology  Proofreading jobs, jobs for freelancers
Medical and Clinical Sciences
Dentistry Medicine Alternative Medicine
Health Management Nursing Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rehabilitation Sciences    
medical Editing jobs: Manuscript Proofreading careers, dentistry paper editing jobs
 

Job Description

Freelance editors play a pivotal role in our business model and help us in ensuring author satisfaction by editing academic papers from a wide range of subject areas and meant for publication in highly acclaimed international journals.

A typical Enago editor possesses the following qualities:

  • Proficiency and competence in the most widely spoken language across the world—English!
  • Knack for diligently editing, restructuring, and polishing articles written by non-native speakers
  • At least 5 years of relevant academic copyediting/substantive editing/proofreading experience
  • Extensive subject matter expertise

We prefer editor profiles that reflect

  • Master’s/PhD/postdoctoral research experience (studies conducted, papers written/published, papers reviewed, etc.)
  • Certificate/experience in academic editing, publishing, scientific communication, journal article writing, etc.
  • Experience in editing ESL (English as a second language) manuscripts
  • Knowledge of style (such as APA, CMS, AMA, CSE, and IEEE) and conventions followed in academic writing
  • Member of acclaimed editing and publishing associations such as EFA, EASE, and BELS

Our freelance editors should ensure

  • Immaculate grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, and word choice
  • Flow, transition, correct terminology, correctness of content, and coherence
  • Appropriate manuscript format conforming to academic conventions in terms of citation style, layout, section headings, and tense usage
  • Preservation of the author’s intended meaning even in papers where the content requires extensive revision

Freelancer Peer Reviewer and Journal Experts

PUBLICATION SUPPORT BUSINESS UNIT:

PS provides the following core services to the clients.

  • Journal Selection Assistance
  • Pre-submission Peer Review
  • Artwork Editing
  • Manuscript Submission Assistance

Our service packages deal with stepwise guidance and support to the authors, from journal selection to manuscript publication.

Life Sciences
Agriculture Biochemistry Bioengineering
Biosciences Botany Genetics
Microbiology Neurosciences Pathology
Zoology Environmental Biosciences Forensic Sciences
Pharmaceutical Sciences Social Biosciences  
Manuscript Editing careers: Manuscript Proofreading jobs, freelance jobs
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Astronomy/Astrophysics Chemistry Computer/Information Sciences
Earth Sciences Energy and power Engineering
Environmental Sciences Material Science & Engineering Mathematics
Physics Statistics Systems Science
research editing jobs: freelance medical Proofreading careers, thesis editing jobs
Economics and Business Management
Business Management Economics Finance
finance Editor job: economics research editing, business managment editor job
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Education Humanities Law
Library and Museum Studies Media/Communication Philosophy
Psychology Recreation and Sports Social Sciences
freelance art Editing jobs: freelance psychology  Proofreading jobs, jobs for freelancers
Medical and Clinical Sciences
Dentistry Medicine Alternative Medicine
Health Management Nursing Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rehabilitation Sciences    
medical Editing jobs: Manuscript Proofreading careers, dentistry paper editing jobs
 

Job Description

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF JOURNAL SELECTION ASSISTANCE (JSA) EXPERT:

This service aims to help the author present his research in the best suited journal and convey it to the right target audience. As a JSA Expert, you’d be required to review the manuscript and suggest appropriate journals using some guided factors:

  • Analyze the manuscript vis-à-vis journals, in the desired research field and recommend best suited journals to publish the author’s manuscript.
  • Provide suggestions and/or developmental areas in the manuscript that would contribute towards preparation of a Quality manuscript by the author for journal submission.
  • Provide a critical analysis of suitability of the manuscript with the journal’s scope and aim based on parameters such as:
    • Scope of research area of manuscript vis-à-vis that of the journal
    • Compatibility of manuscript attributes (structure, length, word count, manuscript type etc.) with journal guidelines.
    • Future research areas mentioned by author, which would contribute towards higher-end research activities for other researchers/journal audience.
  • Deliver a high quality JSA report best suited for the author requirements like impact factor range, target audience, etc.
  • Ensure that the quality of language used in the report is scientific, understandable, and considerate.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF A PEER REVIEWER:

The most important goal of this service is to improve an article’s chance of being published in a particular journal through critical analysis of the manuscript covering various parameters like structure, content, study design, significance and novelty of the study, in addition to journal compatibility, language, fluency, etc.

  • Provide a detailed review of each section of manuscript based on the journal guidelines.
  • Highlight the current status of manuscript and recommend key improvement areas
  • Provide useful actionable comments on how to enhance the quality of manuscript. These comments should address the following:
    • Originality of research
    • Significance to field
    • Soundness of study design
    • Ethical soundness
    • Sufficiency of data analysis
    • Clarity, Organization and structure
    • Adequacy of literature review
    • Evidence supported conclusions
  • Critically analyze and provide suggestions for manuscript compatibility with the following three areas:
    • Journal scope
    • Journal coverage
    • Journal quality
  • Ensure that the volume of data provided in the manuscript is adequate to support research objectives and further enhance the chances of the manuscript for publication. Check whether the experiments conducted are discussed adequately in “Results” and “Discussion” sections.
  • Provide constructive criticism for the format and language of the manuscript that is respectful of our peers in the community.

We are looking for JSA/PR experts in the following subject areas:

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  • Highly qualified, independent editors
  • Authors, journal editors, and journal reviewers
  • Professionals holding high positions in universities, scientific societies, and academic publishing houses
  • ESL educators and teachers
  • Certified editors from reputed institutions/associations

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JOIN US IN 3 SIMPLE STEPS
  • Resume screening
  • Sample test editing and assessment
  • Documentation procedure
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For further information on our recruitment process for freelance editors, you can provide your details in the form below. Our team will get in touch with you if your application meets our requirements. Alternatively, you can also write to us at freelance@enago.com.