English language academic proofreading: papers, theses and books. I work with university teachers, researchers and PhD students, mainly in Europe, wishing to publish in English.
I correct grammar and syntax but also – importantly – advise on style and impact.
València – “Como suelo decir, “Copyeditores hay muchos, pero no son todos buenos”. Después de haber utilizado durante más de 20 años a profesionales de esto, debo decir que Damian Randle es uno de los mejores que conozco, equiparable a los copyeditores de cualquier servicio editorial de los grandes publishers de la academia.” . . . . .
[“…I often say, “There are many copy editors, but they are not all good”. ……..Damian Randle is one of the best I know, comparable with…(those of)… of the great academic publishers.”] (DomingoEnrique Ribeiro-Soriano, Professor of Business Administration)
Milano-Bicocca – I like working with Damian: he is fast and effective, and he penetrates the meaning of the text, therefore always giving very useful and relevant suggestions.” (Professor, Anthropology)
Verona – “Damian Randle is a reliable and generous editor: he always offers comments and suggestions to improve your text and waits for your replies, looking for the best solution. He is also a nice person, with a sense of humour which makes working with him enjoyable.” (Professor, Psychology)
UK – “Damian is conscientious, communicative, fast, accurate and good-humoured: it’s a pleasure to work with him when finalising papers for publication.” (Director of Research, UK University Business School)
Milan – “I can recommend Damian Randle for proofreading English. I was successfully assisted many times by his editing of my scientific manuscripts.” (Assistant Prof., Pharmacology)
Verona – “Damian’s work is always excellent, he is always punctual and precise and he can be trusted. He has high levels of competences, academic writing skills and great culture and knowledge. Furthermore, he has always been helpful and kind in human relationships.” (Professor, Psychology)
Lisboa – “Damian was undoubtedly a great help in the final stage of my PhD thesis because, unlike others, he did not limit himself to reviewing grammar, expressions or sentences construction but contributed with important suggestions to improve the structure of the thesis. I am very thankful for all the help!” (H. R. L., National School of Public Health, Portugal)
Uppsala – “Damian es un fantástico copy editor, sus servicios son impecables en el trato y la calidad de su trabajo. Lo recomiendo.” (Ricardo Costa Climent, Researcher, Information Systems)
Romania – “Serviciile de proofreading oferite de catre Damien Randle sunt de cea mai inalta calitate intotdeauna. Este o placere sa lucrez cu Damien de fiecare data. Corecturile pe care le face asupra textului sunt mereu spot-on.” (Prof. Bogdan Drăgan, Business Administration, ‘Dănărea de Jos’ University, Galati)
Alcalá – “Damian realiza el trabajo con total profesionalidad. La rapidez en el servicio y la calidad de sus correcciones hacen que siga recurriendo a él cuando necesito revisar textos científicos. La minuciosidad de sus comentarios permite una calidad del texto mucho mayor.” Prof. Cristina Blanco González-Tejero, Economics, University of Alcalá)