Gillian Saunders



Gillian Saunders


BA (English Honours, UVic), MA (English Language and Literature, Queen's University), Editing Certificate (SFU), TESL/TEFL (TESL Canada Permanent Level 2 Certified)

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University of Victoria


Personal Biography

Over 10 years of experience teaching composition, English for business, and ESL/EAL/TESL and editing academic articles and dissertations, fiction, and website content. I’m a bibliophile, grammar guru, and Oxford comma enthusiast.

Skills Academic consultation, Business editing, Canadianization, Copy editing, Cross-language editing and proofreading, Editing, Education and instructional editing, Grant/proposal writing, Literary editing, Non-fiction editing, Online editing, Plain Language editing, Proofreading, Stylistic editing, Technical writing, Website content creation, Writing
Subject / Areas of Interest Academic editing, Business, Education, ESL – English as a Second Language, Fiction, Gender and bias editing, Humanities, Non-fiction, Social Sciences
Types of Publications Annual Reports, Audio/Visual presentations, Blogs, Books, Briefing notes, Brochures, Correspondence: government, Correspondence: personal, eBooks, Magazines, Newsletters, Personal stories, Reports, Theses – Dissertations, Websites
Citation styles APA (American Psychological Association), Chicago, MLA