Training and qualifications

I aim to complete at least one editorial course a year in order to keep my skills up to date.

For more about my research background and experience, check out my ResearchGate and Google Scholar profiles.

Core Editorial Training and Certification

Copyediting: The CIEP Copyediting Suite: CE1: Introduction, CE2: Headway (Pass, 2021) and CE3: Progress (Pass with 85%, 2021) | CIEP Basic Editorial Test (Pass with 85%, 2020) | SfEP Editing in Word (2019) | SfEP References (2019)

Copywriting: PTC Creative Copywriting for Publishers (Distinction, 2021)

Proofreading: PTC Basic Proofreading (Merit, 2020) | PTC Essential Grammar (2019)

Translation: C2 Croatian–English for legal interpreting & translation exam (Distinction, 2016) | SDL Trados Translation Level 2 Certification | Translator Training: German to English course (2020)

Niche Editorial Skills

Academic editing: Developmental Editing for Academics (2021) | CIEP Proofreading Theses and Dissertations (in progress)

Editorial business skills: EditBoost (in progress) | CIEP The Art of Querying (in progress) | Working with Indie Authors (2021)

Fiction editing: CIEP Introduction to Fiction Editing (2021)

Language and Teaching Certification

Languages: HSK3 Mandarin Chinese (2021) | Goethe C2 German (2019) | C2 Croatian exam (Distinction, 2016) | DELE B2 Spanish (2012)

Teaching: CELTA Pass A in teaching English as a foreign language (2012)

Academic Qualifications

University of Manchester, PhD in Social Anthropology (2013) | University of Manchester, MA Anthropological Research (Merit, 2008) | University of Manchester, MSc in History of Science (Distinction, 2006) | University of Cambridge, BA (hons) Natural Sciences (2.1, 2005, options studied: mathematics, experimental psychology, history and philosophy of science)