Heather Dubnick

Beverly, MA USA
Website: http://www.heatherdubnick.com

Professional Experience

I edit, proofread, and index in English, Spanish, French, and Italian. I also provide book shepherding assistance and self-publishing consulting, as well as writing, research, and ghostwriting services. I have a PhD in Spanish, an MA in Humanities, and an MLIS in library and information science. I also have experience as a medical writer and editor. For more information and a list of sample texts, please visit my Web site at www.heatherdubnick.com, or email me at hdubnick@gmail.com.


Copy Editor
12 Years
12 Years
17 Years


Arts & Humanities
10 Years
Books & Literature
10 Years
5 Years


Academia Teaching
10 Years
Book Publishing Trade/B2B
1 Year
Book Publishing Consumer
3 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

17 Years

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Adams Media (10+), Ashgate Publishing (10+), Fair Winds/Quayside (10+), G&S Type (10+), ICC (10+), Techbooks (10+), TTU (6-10), Course Crafters (6-10), Facts on File (3-5), McGraw-Hill (3-5), Avalon (3-5), Chelsea House (3-5), Jones & Bartlett (1-2), Wiley (1-2)

Other Work History

Medical Writer and Editor, Center for Integrative Medicine, Univ. of Maryland, 2 years; Instructor of Writing, Boston University, 2 years.

Technical Skills

Electronic editing (in Word and Adobe) Indexing Translation

Foreign Language Skills

Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese

Computer Skills

Word, WordPerfect, Excel, SkyIndex, Cindex, Dreamweaver, Adobe CS, Filemaker Pro, Quark


Computer, Fax, Scanner


Available upon request


Editorial Freelance Association American Society for Indexing Association of Personal Historians Bookbuilders of Boston Modern Language Association Association of Writers and Writing Programs