Global Writing and Editing Projects

Editing of research papers, theses, reports and non-fiction creative writing.

Contact details

Dr Christine Velde
Global Writing, Research and Editing Expertise, Glenelg, South Australia
ABN 97 618 180 159
61 403518025


20 years' experience in university teaching, research and writing academic papers.
Considerable experience in researching and writing creative non-fiction, resulting in publication.
Two academic books published by Springer (International Perspectives on Competence in the Workplace) in 2007 and 2009.
Non-fiction published works include:
- a memoir: Bound: An Expatriate's Journey to China and Beyond, 2014
- a collective biography: DragonFlyers: Prominent Expatriates' Influential Roles in Indonesia, 2014
- contributions to an anthology: Relay, 2011.
Please refer to web address for further information, including full details of existing and forthcoming publications:
Historical and contemporary research of literature, editing theses, editing, restructuring and polishing academic journal articles and research reports.
Research, writing and editing non-fiction global projects. Able to assist non-English speakers with their writing.
Current appointment: Honorary Visiting Research Fellow, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Asian Studies, University of Adelaide


Dip T; B.Ed; M.Ed (Admin); Ph.D (Edn); Ph.D (Creative Writing). Holds two PhDs: one in Education and the other in Creative Writing. Member of Editors Society of South Australia and South Australian Writers Association.

Special skills

Writing and editing of academic journal articles for publication. Researching, writing and editing creative non-fiction, e.g. memoirs, biographies and life writing. Questionnaire design and interviewing globally. Global writing and editing. Editing of Masters and PhD theses in the Social sciences (Arts, Humanities and Education). Ghost writing - creative non-fiction.

Areas of expertise

Non-fiction creative writing with a particular focus on Asian Studies. Academic research design, writing and editing.

Computer software capability

Windows 8, Microsoft Office, Power Point and Excel.
Academic Research Databases; photographs in text.

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The 8th IPEd National Editors Conference, Advancing Our Profession, will be held in Brisbane from 13 to 15 September 2017.

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