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Editor: Alison Darby AE

Accredited Editor 2016

BA/BAPS (Hons) ANU (majors in political science, international relations and Northeast Asian studies)


  • Editing—substantive/structural editing, copyediting, proofreading, editing for plain English
  • Subject fields—academic and non-fiction, particularly in the humanities and social sciences
  • Media—postgraduate theses, conference papers, chapters, journal articles, academic and technical reports

Specific projects

I am an IPEd accredited editor with experience editing academic and technical documents in a variety of fields. I have extensive experience working with non-native English speakers. I am professional, friendly and deliver on time. I am available to meet with Canberra-based clients in person.