BYRNE, Mary, BA, MA, PhD

* Mary is currently unavailable for freelance work*

Proofreader, copy-editor

t. 087 249 0113

Special interests:
Academic and other non-fiction work in the following subject areas: health, social science, education, arts and humanities.

I have worked for 15 years as a lecturer and researcher in an academic environment. My proofreading and copy-editing experience covers a diverse range of non-fiction subject areas including nursing, medicine and allied health, education and training, psychology, social care, disability, ethics and professional practice, mental health, heart disease, biomedical engineering, research methods, history, poverty and deprivation, community development, ethnic minorities, health promotion, personal development, adult literacy, educational theory and curriculum development (both second-level and third-level).

Work undertaken:
Copy-editing, proofreading and rewriting (hard copy or on-screen) of books, journal articles, reports, theses, dissertations, grant applications, websites, blogs, brochures, newsletters, leaflets, posters.

Clients include:
SOLAS Further Education and Training Authority (formerly FÁS), Health Service Executive, Psychological Society of Ireland, Irish Centre for Social Gerontology, Middletown Centre for Autism, Network of Excellence for Functional Biomaterials, Western Development Commission, NUI Galway, University of Limerick.