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 Scheme – Institute of Professional Editors Limited

The accreditation scheme offers Australian and New Zealand editors a mechanism for demonstrating their competence. At the same time, it provides potential employers with confidence in the skills of the editors they hire. IPEd provides an accreditation scheme for professional editors in Australia and New Zealand.

Diploma in Book Editing


Macleay College Sydney



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