Avery Calhoun | RealEyes Editing



Avery Calhoun | RealEyes Editing


Editing Certificate (Simon Fraser University, 2020); PhD (University of Hawaii, 1997)

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Victoria, BC

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RealEyes Editing

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I offer a full range of editing services through RealEyes Editing.

Personal Biography

Working as a university faculty member for more than twenty years honed my writing, editing, and feedback skills. I authored, co-authored, and edited project proposals, PhD and Master’s theses/dissertations, journal articles, book chapters and books. As a board member with non-profit agencies, I assisted with the development of program materials including brochures and manuals. My educational credentials include undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work, as well as an Editing Certificate from Simon Fraser University and a Certificate in Web Design and Development from MacEwan University.

Skills Academic consultation, Copy editing, Developmental editing, Document conversion (e.g., PDF to Word), Document formatting, Editing, Education and instructional editing, Grant/proposal writing, Non-fiction editing, Online editing, Proofreading, Reference checking, Research, Rewriting, Scientific editing, Scientific writing, Structural editing, Stylistic editing, Substantive editing
Subject / Areas of Interest Academic editing, Human & Social Development, Humanities, Non-fiction, Psychology, Social Sciences, Women's issues
Types of Publications Annual Reports, Audio/Visual presentations, Books, Brochures, Conference proceedings, eBooks, Magazines, Newsletters, News releases, Policy documents, Reports, Theses – Dissertations
Citation styles APA (American Psychological Association), Chicago, In-house styles, MLA