Bachelor of Science with First Class Honours

University of Sydney

1981 to 1986

Majoring in Biology

William John Dakin Memorial Prize in Zoology

Accredited Editor (AE)

Australian Institute of Professional Editors

2008 to the present

Accreditation | Institute of Professional Editors Ltd

IPEd provides an accreditation scheme for professional editors in Australia and New Zealand. The scheme, administered by the Accreditation Board , is open to both IPEd members and non-members. The accreditation scheme has two elements: 1. An examination to test professional skills and knowledge – candidates who pass the exam become accredited editors (AEs).

Diploma in Book Editing


Macleay College Sydney



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