We are looking for part-time academic editors to work remotely editing research papers mostly written by authors using English as a second language.
Why work for us?
Work with a friendly team from anywhere in the world, on any schedule that suits you, supported and supervised by a Managing Editor in your field
Develop and improve your editing skills through regular feedback, guidance and training webinars, including support to achieve professional academic editing accreditation
Work with researchers in Asia and beyond to help them overcome English-language barriers to publication and get their work published in international journals
Who are we looking for?
We look for the following qualities and skills in all potential editors :
Native English speaker
Exceptional English language skills in terms of grammar and style
Experience of editing papers written by authors whose first language isn’t English
Excellent attention to detail
The ability to meet deadlines, work independently and manage time effectively
Exceptional organisational and communication skills
In addition, we look for the following qualities in applicants who already hold or are studying for a Master’s or PhD, or are working towards a PhD :
Strong academic writing skills and ideally a publication record
Familiarity with the conventions and terminology of papers in your field
Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree should have at least 3 years of verifiable employment as an academic editor (references may be required).
From US$25 to US$35 per hour depending on experience
We are Asia’s leading academic editing partner.
Established for over 25 years and headquartered in Hong Kong, we have strong connections with academics and renowned faculty in the region built on their confidence in the quality of our work.
Our editors are all well-versed in and understand the needs of non-native English authors in Asia.