Andrew Welsh

Advanced Professional Member
Telephone from the UK 0061 434 964732
Telephone from Australia 0434 964 732
Skype andrew.welsh85
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Copy-editing, proofreading, typesetting, editing non-native English, on-screen editing, project management, production editing, coordination and typesetting of peer-reviewed journals


Books, peer-reviewed journals, directories/yearbooks/reports, multi-author books, print and online PDFs with full bookmarking and hyperlinking

Specialised software

Microsoft Word with MathType, PerfectIt and ReferenceChecker add-ins

InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat Pro (versions CS6 and CC2018)


BSc Chemistry


Freelance since 2003; Editorial Office Manager for the British Journal of Cancer (owned by Cancer Research UK), 2001–03; Publications Editor at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2000–01; Biotechnology Directories Editor at PJB Publications, 1999–2000; Editorial Assistant at the Society of Chemical Industry, 1998–99; various roles in the chemistry department at a nuclear power station, 1992–98


Adobe InDesign (Transmedia Training), Editing mathematics (SfEP), Editing medical texts (SfEP), Project management (SfEP), On-screen editing 2 (SfEP) , Web editing and proofreading (SfEP), Efficient copy-editing (SfEP)

Recent clients

Victorian Auditor-General's Office, Association for Science Education, HarperCollins, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, OCSiAl, National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health, Royal College of General Practitioners, Bupa, Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ACAMH), Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Nuffield Council on Bioethics, Wiley-Blackwell, Hodder Education, Macmillan Education, David Fulton Publishers, Letts Educational, Taylor & Francis, Pearson Education, Bookcraft, Swales & Willis, Mac Keith Press, PRMA Consulting, Whitgift School


Biology, biotechnology, chemistry (general, organic), computer technology/software/hardware, current affairs, education, environment/energy (electricity/gas/water supplies), finance (personal finance/pensions/mortgages), games and puzzles (bridge), Internet, mathematics, medicine (general, academic/research), medical specialisms (gynaecology, obstetrics, oncology, paediatrics), music (general, classical, baroque/earlycelloharpsichord, piano, organ), physics, South Africa