DILLEEN, Ruth, PhD (Pharmacology)

Editing, Proofreading, Journal Article Consultancy

Galway, Ireland
m. 087 1481825
e. thescienceeditor@mail.com

Memberships:
Full Member, AFEPI Ireland; Professional Member, SfEP

Interests:
Biological science and medical texts for academic researchers and students, including essays, theses, journal articles, cover letters for journal submission, and grant proposals. Proficient in English as a Second Language (ESL) editing.

Background:
2002–2012, PhD and Postdoctoral Researcher in the National University of Ireland, Galway and the University of Cambridge (research areas: pharmacology/neuroscience); 2013–2016, In-house Editor for the UK-based Royal Society of Chemistry working on a portfolio of journals (this involved management of the peer-review of articles and the production of accepted manuscripts, including editing and proofreading); 2016–present, Freelancer and Scientific Consultant for Enago, providing a range of services for authors, from basic/substantive editing to pre-submission peer-review of journal articles.