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Joseph Costa

Academic Research and Creative Writing

United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

I hold a BA in Cognitive Science and Psychology, and have plenty of experience writing and editing academic research papers for publication. This includes editing for readability, grammar and syntax, as well as determining whether or not the conclusions adequately reflect the research. Strong background knowledge in bayesian statistics, MATLAB, lab protocol and methodology, and proper citation of sources.

$20.00 /hr
0 hours

Brian Turner

Brian Turner

B. R. Turner Writing & Academic Development

United States - Portfolio: 1

A Headmaster, Dean, grantwriter, business analyst, teacher to adults and children, course designer, State Dept. correspondent, online program manager - I'll put all this experience to work for you! With both a business finance and academic development background, I have experience in many different professional arenas. I have started new businesses, launched successful educational programs, obtained government funding through grants, taught college, high school, and primary school students, presented, represented, recorded, budgeted, consulted, and traveled.

$18.00 /hr
77 hours

Ula Manzo, PhD

Ula Manzo, PhD

Professional Writer/Editor

United States - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 5

FIXED-RATE JOBS ONLY, PLEASE I am a recently retired professor of literacy education. Since retirement, I have been doing freelance writing of all sorts: copyediting, curriculum writing, and more. I take each job seriously, and I do each job well, as you can see by my percentage of returning clients.

100% Job Success
$15.00 /hr
51 hours

Muhammed A.

Muhammed A.


Palestinian Territories - Portfolio: 10

I am a native Arabic speaker and an experienced freelancer translator who can translate from ENGLISH to ARABIC and vice versa. I have long experience in this kind of work which exceeding three years. I translated many documents and videos in many fields such as education, history, religion, politics, media, etc. I have many skills which enables me to do my job efficiently . I can use CAT tools, CROWDIN, MICROSOFT WORD, PDF, USING DICTIONARIES, SUBTITLE WORKSHOP, and MANY OTHER PROGRAMMES AND TOOLS. I offer many services as the following: • Translate documents in any field from ENGLISH TO ARABIC and vice versa and using the suitable tools and programmes that make the target text exactly like the source text and conveying the same message. • Translate and OFFER SUBTITLE SERVICES FOR FILMS, VIDEOS, SERIES, and DOCUMENTARIES. In this kind of translation, I offer my client the most common file formats such as SRT, STL.EBU, PAC, CAP etc.

$10.00 /hr
46 hours

Rachel Meldrum

Rachel Meldrum

Legal and Academic Proofreading Specialist

United Kingdom - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

I am a 26 year old Scottish law graduate. My legal education is invaluable to me when I am proofreading as it has given me the fine attention to detail skills required to accurately pinpoint mistakes in writing. My writing experience enables me to grasp a better picture of what the writer is trying to portray when I am proofreading which in turn allows me to easily make the writing flow. I have wide-ranging proofreading experience, across a variety of topics and formats. I have also successfully completed several legal writing and website content projects. I have a TEFL course (120 hours) from Chiang Mai University. I have experience teaching both children and adults. I also have online teaching experience, both through a company and private students. I am passionate about teaching English and find it immensely rewarding. Teaching Experience: Sunshine Kindergarten May 2015-Present K1 Teacher Dara Academy September 2014-Match 2015 Grade 1 English Teacher DMA 1on1 July 2014-October 2014 Online English Teacher CHIANG MAI UNIVERSITY LANGUAGE INSTITUTE 2013-MAY 2014 ESL Teacher Courses Taught: -English for Lawyers - English course for first year LLB students. -Academic English- 4 skills English course for Masters students aiming to study abroad. -TOEIC - Teaching Chinese University students in Thailand on a one year exchange for a business English exam. -Conversation – All levels (High School and University Students) -Cambridge FCE Examination

95% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
90 hours

Marisa C.

Marisa C.

Writing & PR Studio

United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 15

"Marisa is my go to writer for higher level work. I outsource work to her for my top clients." "Marisa goes above and beyond." "Marisa created several wonderful press releases for our brand, and it worked magic, we got ranked for most of the keywords we wanted to get the first Google page. We are now almost number one and she continues with her outstanding expertise." "I felt her charm and personality and her love for what she does, this enabled us to work together well, Marisa understood exactly what we needed and 'delivered the goods.'" I'm brand new to Upwork, but I am a veteran of Elance jobs, having worked more than 1700 jobs. I received a Bachelor's Degree in 1995 from The University of Chicago, which is considered one of the top undergraduate programs. Since graduation, I have taken a variety of classes and seminars to stay current on best practices. Looking for your work to be treated with an exceptionally high level of care? I treat each new endeavor with the detailed approach that I would if it were my own project. Yes, I am a bit of a perfectionist. I'm an "out of the box" thinker – that means your projects will be completed quickly and creatively. My goal is to go well beyond each client's expectations. If you are looking for promotional content from web copy, blogs and white papers to press releases, press release distribution and brochures, look no further. Specialty niches include: Press release writing Press release distribution White paper writing and design B2B web copy Real estate web copy IT web copy Software as a service (SAAS) web copy Health web copy Education web copy Health and supplements Product descriptions App descriptions Humor writing Script writing Press Releases I specialize in press release writing, customized pitches to journalists and newswire distribution. Press releases we have written in the past have attracted attention of magazines and newspapers around the world including The Chicago Sun, The Baltimore Sun, The Guardian in the UK, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe (among many others). Press Release Distribution Packages- Official PR Newswire Partner I offer press release writing and distribution through PR Newswire as well as a more customized target approach. Through our package deals, you can receive significant discounts on standard distribution and syndication costs. Graphic Design: I provide "one stop shopping" and offer brochures, white paper design, ads, posters, book layouts and book covers.

91% Job Success
$65.00 /hr
1,407 hours

Jordan Ringenberg

Jordan Ringenberg

PhD in Computer Science, Expert in C++, Python, MATLAB, Java, Web Dev.

United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

Expert knowledge and over seven years of experience in object-oriented programming and agile development utilizing C++, Java, Python, Visual Basic, Objective-C, C#, MySQL, shell scripting, and web programming Software engineering and computer vision expertise, with numerous peer-reviewed published outcomes. Specialties include object-oriented design, algorithms, image processing and computer vision, and 3D modeling Expert-level experience in major development platforms including .NET, MATLAB, Linux/UNIX, Eclipse, and Cocoa Strong written and verbal skills, with proven track record in university teaching and scholarly publications

95% Job Success
$88.50 /hr
206 hours

Ramona Adina Neacsa Lupu

Ramona Adina Neacsa Lupu

Translator English and French Language

Romania - Portfolio: 6

I am an university assistant and I've been working at Valahia University, Romania, since 2003. I thus have a wide experience on teaching history and educational sciences, I work a lot with students and in teams, at educational projects and activities of educational management. In the same time I had worked as a translator for several publishing houses from Romania, translating books, novels ans scientific articles from English to Romanian and from Romanian to English, my activity as a translator developing since 1998 until today. So I have a rich experience as a translator, corroborated with the teaching activity and a permanent contact with the academic world. I can easily translate in domains like history, archaeology, pedagogy, psychology, political sciences, multiculturality and intercultural education, computer sciences.

$5.00 /hr
0 hours

Lindsay Schlegel

Lindsay Schlegel

Professional Children's Book Editor & Writer

United States - Tests: 1

With a range of experience in the children's publishing field, I offer professional editing and writing services. My style is meticulous, timely, and fun. I have also worked with adult fiction and non-fiction. My knowledge and experience are coupled with a passion for quality literature and a driving respect for a story well told. Some remarks from previous, repeat clients: “I would recommend Lindsay Schlegel without hesitation. . . . She was always timely, and delivered just what we needed. Above all else, Lindsay is a pleasure to work with.” –Sabby Persad, Garbology Kids "I've worked away . . . incorporating your wonderful notes. It's inspiring having a fresh pair of eyes. . . . So thank you very much." --Walter Renfrey, Five Nights to the Crimson Moon, Amazon Breakthrough Novel Semi-Finalist “Thank you again for your help. The level of detail in your letter, your changes in the text, and your sweeping look at individual themes are incredibly helpful.” –Dan Boehl, author

$55.56 /hr
1 hours