Correction of typos and grammatical errors; proofreading for consistency of formatting (e.g., bulleted lists, font styles and sizes, tables/charts).

Proofreading quotes are calculated per page (based on word count).


Includes all Proofreading services in addition to feedback on sentence structure, grammar, style, and word choice, as well as suggestions for improving the organization of the content and the clarity of the argument(s).

Editing also includes assistance with formatting according to the specific style guide of the journal or publishing company.

Editing quotes are calculated per page (based on word count).

Long-term Projects

Proofreading or editing of longer and/or long-term ongoing projects such as dissertations, theses, monographs, or textbooks.

Includes all Proofreading services or Editing services, with the understanding that the project will likely require me to work on some pages, sections, or chapters multiple times each, as they are revised by their author(s). I can also help with organization of the content, conceptual consulting, and direct communication with the publisher.

Estimated rates for Long-term Projects are calculated per hour.

Book Indexing

Creation of a user-friendly, comprehensive book index for a book manuscript during the proofs stage.

Estimated rates for Indexing are calculated per hour.

Dissertation Coaching

Coaching and support through any stage(s) of the dissertation process via a combination of Zoom meetings, emails, and Track Changes feedback on Microsoft Word documents.

Rates for Dissertation Coaching are calculated per hour.

Rush Projects

Subject to availability; Quotes are calculated per page at an increased rate.


I am happy to offer discounted rates to current students.

I may also offer you a discounted rate if you spread the word and refer another client to me. 

Silver Academic Editing can help you with your:

  • journal article
  • conference paper
  • conference talk/slides
  • master’s thesis
  • doctoral dissertation
  • dissertation chapter
  • reference formatting
  • grant proposal
  • book, monograph, or edited volume
  • book chapter
  • book indexing
  • textbook
  • syllabus
  • personal statement
  • cover letter
  • resume or CV
  • and many other types of non-academic writing

Ready to get started? Contact me about your project to get a quote!