Project Title: Copy Editor for Professional, International Online Academic Journal

Faculty Sponsor: Jami Anderson

Department: Philsophy

Telephone: 810.423.5173

E-Mail:  jamia@umflint.edu

Project Description: Ensure that accepted manuscripts are properly formatted so that they are ready to be importing into InDesign to produce page proofs for the authors to proofread and approve.

Student Tasks & Responsibilities:  The list of skills: knowledge of conventions, standards, and practices of academic English and library research, an ability to consult Chicago style manual for clarification and guidance for manuscript formatting.

Minimum Student Qualifications: Ability to proofread for and resolve mechanical, grammatical, and style errors in accepted articles; research incomplete references; correspond with authors regarding questions, comments, concerns, and corrections.