Kate Budd

Kate Budd - Editor

Oxford, UK

Editor who works with authors to produce quality non-fiction titles. Previously worked in-house at OUP. Intermediate Member of the CIEP.

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Overview

Are you looking for an editor to assist with your non-fiction manuscript?

I am an experienced copy-editor who specialises in social sciences texts. I have a PhD in Business and Management from Newcastle University and previously worked in-house at Oxford University Press.

I have worked with many authors across the globe, and complete regular book projects for major publishing houses. Some examples of recent projects can be found below.

After completing training courses and several hundred hours of editorial work, I have reached Intermediate level of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading.

If you are interested in collaborating, please do get in touch to discuss your project.

I look forward to hearing from you.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Business & Management
Entertainment
Geography
Health & wellbeing
Psychology
Sociology
Technology

Work experience

Freelance Editor

Self-employed
May, 2016 – Present (about 4 years)

I have been working as a freelance copy-editor since May 2016. I have reached Intermediate level of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading after completing training courses and several hundred hours of editorial work. I specialise in social sciences titles.

Production Editor

Oxford University Press
July, 2017 – December, 2018 (over 1 year)

As a Production Editor at OUP, I oversaw an extensive list of academic journal titles across a range of subject areas. I worked closely with authors and suppliers to ensure that publications met a high level of quality, published to deadline and stayed within budget. I also assessed copy-editing quality on the titles.

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Ultra-Brief Cognitive Behavioral Interventions

Len Sperry

Ultra-Brief Cognitive Behavioral Interventions showcases a new practice model to address both physical and psychological health issues in mental health and integrated care settings, utilizing focused interventions in brief treatment formats. This unique text offers a toolkit of effective interventions and methods – including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) methods that can be used in a very... read more

Ultra-Brief Cognitive Behavioral Interventions showcases a new practice model to address both physical and psychological health issues in mental health and integrated care settings, utilizing focused interventions in brief treatment formats. This unique text offers a toolkit of effective interventions and methods – including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) methods that can be used in a very... read more

Consumer Behaviour and Analytics: Data Driven Decision Making

Andrew Smith

Consumer Behaviour and Analytics provides a consumer behaviour textbook for the new marketing reality. In a world of Big Data, machine learning and AI, this key text reviews the issues, research and concepts essential for navigating this new terrain. It demonstrates how we can use data-driven insight and merge this with insight from extant research to inform knowledge-driven decision making. A... read more

Consumer Behaviour and Analytics provides a consumer behaviour textbook for the new marketing reality. In a world of Big Data, machine learning and AI, this key text reviews the issues, research and concepts essential for navigating this new terrain. It demonstrates how we can use data-driven insight and merge this with insight from extant research to inform knowledge-driven decision making. A... read more

Communication, Cultural and Media Studies: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides)

John Hartley

Now in its fifth edition, this pioneering volume of Routledge’s ‘Key Guides' series offers clear explanations of key concepts, showing where they came from, what they are used for and why they provoke discussion or disagreement.The new edition is extensively revised to keep pace with rapidly evolving developments in communication, culture and media, providing topical and authoritative guidance... read more

Now in its fifth edition, this pioneering volume of Routledge’s ‘Key Guides' series offers clear explanations of key concepts, showing where they came from, what they are used for and why they provoke discussion or disagreement.The new edition is extensively revised to keep pace with rapidly evolving developments in communication, culture and media, providing topical and authoritative guidance... read more

Critical Ethnographic Perspectives on Medical Travel (Critical Approaches to Health)

Cecilia Vindrola Padros

By taking an ethnographic approach to medical travel, this important book uses critical perspectives to understand inequalities in healthcare access and delivery, including gender, class and ethnicity, and explore how these are negotiated. In this key text Vindrola- Padros presents a comprehensive overview of the work carried out on this topic to date, highlights the gaps that remain and sugge... read more

By taking an ethnographic approach to medical travel, this important book uses critical perspectives to understand inequalities in healthcare access and delivery, including gender, class and ethnicity, and explore how these are negotiated. In this key text Vindrola- Padros presents a comprehensive overview of the work carried out on this topic to date, highlights the gaps that remain and sugge... read more

Storytelling Encounters as Medical Education: Crafting Relational Identity (Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities)

Sally G. Warmington

This innovative volume provides fresh perspectives on how medical students and patients construct identities in relation to each other, using stories of their clinical encounters. It explores how paying attention to medical students’ and patients’ stories in clinical teaching encounters can encourage empathy and the formation of professional identities that embody desirable values such as inte... read more

This innovative volume provides fresh perspectives on how medical students and patients construct identities in relation to each other, using stories of their clinical encounters. It explores how paying attention to medical students’ and patients’ stories in clinical teaching encounters can encourage empathy and the formation of professional identities that embody desirable values such as inte... read more

Developing Managerial Proficiency: A Self-Directed Learning Approach

Deb Cohen

Developing Management Proficiency: A Self-Directed Learning Approach is a pragmatic, easy-to-follow roadmap for managers to help develop the behaviors and skills necessary for success.Strong behavioral competencies are essential for any manager today. Emphasizing a self-directed learning approach, this book is designed to transform passive learners into active learners by helping to develop be... read more

Developing Management Proficiency: A Self-Directed Learning Approach is a pragmatic, easy-to-follow roadmap for managers to help develop the behaviors and skills necessary for success.Strong behavioral competencies are essential for any manager today. Emphasizing a self-directed learning approach, this book is designed to transform passive learners into active learners by helping to develop be... read more

Gender and Corporate Governance (Routledge Focus on Accounting and Auditing)

Francisco Bravo-Urquiza, Nuria Reguera-Alvarado

Gender diversity as a corporate governance mechanism is high on the agenda for regulators, firms, and researchers. Particularly, gender board composition has received a great deal of attention in recent years. The theoretical foundations of the benefits associated with the inclusion of female directors on boards, how to measure gender diversity in the boardroom, and its real impact on board de... read more

Gender diversity as a corporate governance mechanism is high on the agenda for regulators, firms, and researchers. Particularly, gender board composition has received a great deal of attention in recent years. The theoretical foundations of the benefits associated with the inclusion of female directors on boards, how to measure gender diversity in the boardroom, and its real impact on board de... read more

Women Writing and Directing in the USA: A Stage of Our Own

Kiara Pipino

Women Writing and Directing in the USA: A Stage of Our Own features interviews with some of the most successful theatre artists currently working on and off Broadway and beyond. The book provides an insight on what it means and what it takes to be a successful female-identifying playwright and director in the USA, where the professional theatrical landscape is still mostly dominated by straigh... read more

Women Writing and Directing in the USA: A Stage of Our Own features interviews with some of the most successful theatre artists currently working on and off Broadway and beyond. The book provides an insight on what it means and what it takes to be a successful female-identifying playwright and director in the USA, where the professional theatrical landscape is still mostly dominated by straigh... read more

Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America: Sustainable Technology in Mexico and Brazil (Routledge Explorations in Energy Studies)

Alexandra Mallett

This book explores the perplexing question of how to increase sustainable energy technology use in the developing world, and specifically focuses on two mega-cities within Latin America. Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America examines the market and uptake of two sustainable energy technologies (solar water heaters and biogas to produce electricity) in two locations, Mexico City, Mexic... read more

This book explores the perplexing question of how to increase sustainable energy technology use in the developing world, and specifically focuses on two mega-cities within Latin America. Renewable Energy Uptake in Urban Latin America examines the market and uptake of two sustainable energy technologies (solar water heaters and biogas to produce electricity) in two locations, Mexico City, Mexic... read more

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