GeoBadger, Rachel Michaels, Offers Academic Editing Services

I am a freelance academic editor with a Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences. I provide manuscript and document editing for professionals and academics with English as a second language (ESL), academics with time constraints, post-docs, and graduate students. Find out more at: With my services, I can fulfill your editing needs utilizing my research experience, attention to detail, and my ability to communicate and present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Please contact me and we can discuss how I can help with your editing needs.

Types of documents:

– Manuscripts

– Book chapters

– Grants

– Reports

– Proposals

– Meeting abstracts and presentations

– Letters to editors


Services Provided:

– Manuscript editing before submission to peer-reviewed journals

– Document editing of any length

– Graduate research proposal and thesis/dissertation editing and review

– Affordable (2.5¢ USD per word for basic editing for first-time clients)

– Quick turnaround time (2-3 days for documents under 10,000 words)

– Editing tailored to your personal needs

– Confidentiality agreement


Specializations include:

– Geoscience & Earth Science

– Environmental Sciences

– Biogeochemistry

– Hydrology

– Environmental Engineering

– Environmental Modeling

– Marine Science

– Atmospheric Science

– Ecology

– Biology

– Aquatic Science

– Wetland Science


Rachel E. Michaels, Ph.D.