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Abelard Consulting Pty Ltd

Dr Geoffrey Marnell
PO Box 7188
Gardenvale
VIC
3186
Phone: 03 9596 3456
Mobile: 0419 574 668
Fax: 03 9596 3625
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ABN: 14 082 319 766
Accreditation:
  • Accredited Editor (IPEd)

Qualifications  BA (Hons) (Philosophy), University of Melbourne. MA (Hons) (Philosophy) University of Melbourne. GradDip Information Services (Hons), RMIT. PhD (Philosophy), University of Melbourne.

Services  Copyediting, structural editing, proofreading, indexing, document design.

Experience:

Freelance Twenty-two years. Clients include Cambridge University Press, Macmillan Educational, Thomas Nelson, Agronico Research, Standards Australia, Industry Commission, Strong Technologies and many more (see website).

Examples of Work:

Editing Numerous educational textbooks (secondary and tertiary), scientific reports and technical documents (especially user manuals).

Indexing Numerous technical documents, including standards for Standards Australia.

Writing Published author of four non-fiction books (including Correct English: Reality or Myth?) and numerous papers. Also written scores of technical documents (user guides, release notes, service guides, etc.).

Teaching Until 2013, sessional lecturer in Technical Writing and Editing in the English Department at the University of Melbourne.

Project management Considerable experience in end-to-end management of technical documentation projects in many domains (financial, photonics, medical equipment, mathematics, education, etc.).

Areas of Expertise:

Science, technology, mathematics, language, philosophy.

Areas of Interest:

Science, technology, mathematics, language, philosophy.

Qualifications:

BA (Hons) (Philosophy), University of Melbourne. MA (Hons) (Philosophy) University of Melbourne. GradDip Information Services (Hons), RMIT. PhD (Philosophy), University of
Melbourne.

Memberships: Society for Technical Communication, Australian Society for Technical Communication, Australian and New Zealand Society of Indexers.
Software Used: MS Office, FrameMaker, Dreamweaver, Latex and numerous spub tools
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