Professional, SfEP-trained science editor with over a decade of research experience, mentored by a Nobel prize-winning scientist.
I offer proofreading, copy-editing and copy-writing of a wide range of scientific formats, including manuscripts, theses, dissertations, cover letters, abstracts, grant proposals, posters, web pages, and many other formats.
I combine my academic and editorial expertise with a passion for science communication, offering you gold-standard editing services which ensure that the scientific merit of your work shines through.
“Doran is a natural science writer. He has the rare skill of producing readable text that nevertheless captures those big, and often tricky, ideas.”
— Prof. Paul Graham, University of Sussex, UK
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Synopsis of Qualifications
Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP) and a professional science editor since 2016.
2005 — BSc Biochemistry (First Class Honours) — Imperial College, London
2011 — PhD Neuroscience — University College London (Supervisor: Nobel laureate Prof. John O’Keefe)
I have been professionally editing scientific and medical manuscripts since 2016. I am a member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP), whose professional Code of Practice I follow to uphold the highest standards in my editorial work.
I have edited manuscripts, cover letters and peer review responses for a wide variety of journals, including Nature Neuroscience, Frontiers in Neurology, NeuroImage, Scientific Reports, and the International Journal of Molecular Sciences.
I have been involved in scientific research for over a decade, authoring papers in highly prestigious journals, including Current Biology and the Journal of Neuroscience. During this time, I have studied and worked at some of the world’s top universities, completing my PhD under the supervision of Nobel laureate Prof. John O’Keefe at University College London in 2011.
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