Editor Resume
Location: Durham, NC, USA
School: Purdue
Major: Biology

Editor Resume

Durham, NC 27712 ▪ ▪ ▪ ------------ ▪ ▪ ▪ ------------
Matthew Wade

Relevant Skills & Competencies
Computer Skills
o Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook)
o Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Acrobat, PDF Reader)
o Facebook, Twitter, Goodreads, WordPress
o Google Scholar, Web of Science

Relevant Experience
Editor/Council Member 09/2017 – Present
Adventures in Videoland Brad Hawkins
Lafayette, IN Ph: ------------
• Write reviews that judge films on their lasting contributions to culture
• Write website content, including descriptions of podcasts and Pantheon films
• Edit website for error corrections, clarity, and efficient presentation
• Contribute opinions to film review podcasts

Newsletter Writer 05/2007-05/2011
Anime Central Alysia Robinette
Rosemont, IL Ph: ------------
• Wrote blog posts on convention panels and topics of interest for website
• Wrote and edited convention guest biographies for program book and website
Wrote and edited restaurant guide for program book

Fiction Editor 03/2001-10/2007
Site of Big Shoulders Justin Kerr, Editor-in-Chief
Chicago, IL Ph: ------------
• Read fiction submissions and selected best candidates for website
• Proofread & edited submissions for errors, clarity, and narrative strength
• Corresponded with authors to recommend changes to documents
• Constructed web pages that incorporated illustrations and text elements
• Updated staff of my production schedule progress at monthly meetings
• Wrote marketing copy to promote stories on SOBS website

Editorial Technician 05/2002 – 09/2007
Lumbermens Credit Association Chicago, IL
• Read confidential data revisions off of file folders; typed into data entry computer system
• Corresponded with clients to update business information and sell Red Book ads or credit reporting service subscriptions
• Edited Red Book supplementary material before mailing to publisher by deadline
• Copied, faxed, filed and printed forms, and ordered supplies, as requested by office staff
• Project: Rewrote and edited department’s standard operating procedure, to condense instructions and clarify language for the rest of the office

Information Officer 04/2003-04/2006
Genewise Christine Phillips
Chicago, IL Ph: ------------
• Wrote persuasive articles about the health effects of genetically-modified organisms
• Distributed informational flyers to public spaces throughout the city
• Wrote persuasive letters to local politicians and newspaper editors
• Took minutes at monthly meetings, and reported them at the beginning of the next meeting

Other Experience

Cashier Kroger 09/17-08/18
Bacteriology Tech Purdue University 12/16-05/17
Cashier Walmart 02/15-12/16
Crew Worker McDonalds 08/08-06/15

Bachelor’s of Science - Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology
Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
Bachelor’s of Arts – English (Professional Writing)
Purdue University West Lafayette, IN


Super Cute; CreateSpace Publishing; November 2014
Green Alert; CreateSpace Publishing; March 2016
The Burgeoning Heart of Bambi Bazooms; Page Publishing; August 2018


John Bickham: Professor Emeritus at Texas A & M University; Fulshear, TX (Former Lab Supervisor at Purdue University); Ph: ------------; E-mail: ------------
Meggan Stanton; Bacteriology Laboratory Technician VIII; Indiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (Purdue University); 406 S University St; West Lafayette, IN 47907; Ph:------------; E-mail: ------------
Brandon Summers; Store Manager; Kroger; Lafayette, IN; Ph:------------

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