Alison Lees

Alison Lees - Editor

Lees, Oldham, UK

20 years experience, professional member of the CIEP, member of the IoP. Editing and proofreading in STEM subjects, Word and LateX.

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I have approximately 20 years experience in copy-editing and proofreading, mainly in STEM subjects. I have edited for a number of major publishers, such as Cambridge University Press, Taylor and Francis, Oxford University Press and BMC. I also currently edit quite a lot of journal articles and books in civil engineering.
I will format to journal publisher's requirements, and have edited for a number of publishing styles, including AMA and CMOS 17.
English (AUS)
English (UK)
English (US)
Education & Reference
Math & Science


  • BSc
  • MSc
  • PhD
  • CPhys
  • CIEP
  • MInstP

Work experience

Freelance copy-editor

October, 2002 – Present (over 19 years)

freelance copy-editor. Clients have included Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Taylor and Francis and the Institution of Civil Engineers.

Portfolio (23 selected works)

Civil Engineering Procedure, Eighth edition

Institution of Civil Engineers

Mentoring for Civil Engineers

Patrick Waterhouse

NEC4 Resolving and Avoiding Disputes

Gerrard, Robert Alan, Waterhouse, Patrick

Initial Professional Development for Civil Engineers

Patrick Waterhouse, Harry Macdonald Steels

Foundation Clinical Nursing Skills

Docherty, Charles, McCallum, Jacqueline

The Nature of Computation

Moore, Cristopher, Mertens, Stephan

The Turkmen City of Tuz Khormatu

Salman, Mofak Kerkuklu

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