Jennifer Murphy

Philadelphia, PA USA

Professional Experience

Jennifer Murphy will graduate from Rosemont College with an M.A. in Publishing in 2014. She has extensive editing experience, from copyediting books and magazines to content development for book manuscripts. She is an experienced copywriter, writes articles and press materials, and ghostwrites occasionally.


Book Author
2 Years
2 Years
Social Media
2 Years


Entry Level
Books & Literature
10 Years
Women's Issues
Entry Level


Marketing (in-house) - Small to mid-sized corp. cl
1 Year
Book Publishing Trade/B2B
2 Years
Book Publishing Consumer
2 Years

Other Work History

Editorial intern at Running Press Book Publishers for 1 year; Marketing and Publicity intern at Quirk Books for 5 months; Literacy intern at the Please Touch Museum for 5 months

Foreign Language Skills

English, French

Computer Skills

Adobe Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook; HTML


Sample Query Letters

Assignment: Make up a query letter for a potential book proposal to send to an editor