Bowden, Margaret (Em Bees Editing Services)

Editing, proofreading, research, writing (project reports, journal articles, biographies, letters), layout

Contact details

13 Jasmine Avenue, Marion SA 5043
08 8296 1354
0423 427 497
08 8377 5627


Flinders University Australian Centre for Community Services Research (ACCSR), editing, proofreading and layout for ACCSR monographs; also marketing
Editing, proofreading, layout and co-writing of journal articles with various academics; editing, proofreading and layout of text books for publication for various academics; editing and proofreading research project reports for various academics and research institutes; SA Government resource – researched and produced a handbook for environmental protection officers; research and report writing on projects in the areas of diabetes management and care with remote Indigenous communities, access and equity in higher education and work integrated learning; thesis editing since 1996, mostly in health sciences, social sciences and humanities; soccer newsletters for women’s soccer and referees’ associations
I run workshops for PhD students in thesis layout and have run self-editing and proofreading sessions for students from LOTE backgrounds.


BA (English, Education); BA Liberal Studies (Writing)

Special skills

Academic editing, desktop publishing, on-screen editing, publication production, project management, report writing, research, teaching editing and writing skills, technical writing, wordprocessing, writing and rewriting, helping people compile and publish personal histories

Areas of expertise

Aboriginal studies, Australian studies, biography, education and training, health, social sciences, sport

Computer software capability

Word processing (MS Word 2003 - 2010)

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