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Summary

Hi, I'm Miranda. I'm a freelance writer/copywriter/editor/journalist and former English professor who is actively looking for full-time and/or freelance opportunities in the fields of writing, copywriting, journalism, content strategy, digital marketing, and/or editing.

I have taught undergraduate writing courses focused on composition/rhetoric (both in the classroom and online), have written for various publications, websites, agencies, and clients (articles, essays, reports, blog posts, white papers, business writing, content writing, reviews, news writing, travel writing, marketing copy, interviews, academic writing, editorial writing, etc.), and have extensive copywriting (including SEO-optimized copywriting and persuasive marketing copy), editing, copy editing, and proofreading experience.  

I have an M.A. in English Language and Literature, a Certificate in Teaching College Writing, and a Certificate in Editing, among other relevant professional certifications, all of which are listed on my LinkedIn profile.

My writing portfolio and a variety of examples of my published work are available at portfolio.mirandachale.co.

Please contact me anytime if you're interested in my freelancing services, if you have a job opportunity to share, or just to connect. I'd love to hear from you. Also, please feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn.

Thanks!

Experience

Sep 2001Present

Writer/Copywriter/Editor/Journalist

Freelance

I have written for various publications, websites, agencies, and clients since 2001 (articles, essays, reports, blog posts, white papers, business writing, finance writing, content writing, reviews, news writing, travel writing, marketing copy, interviews, academic writing, editorial writing, etc.) and have extensive copywriting (including SEO-optimized copywriting and persuasive marketing copy), editing, copy editing, and proofreading experience.

My writing portfolio and selected examples of my published work are available at portfolio.mirandachale.co.

Jan 2004Jun 2015

Adjunct English Professor

North Idaho College

I taught composition/rhetoric courses to undergraduate students both in the classroom and online (using Blackboard, ANGEL, and Vista online teaching interfaces). I also worked as a faculty advisor/tutor/mentor in the campus Writing Center.

Professional Certifications/Professional Development:

  • Received Certificate of Completion for Blackboard LMS Training on April 4, 2012.
  • Received Certificate of Completion for Designing with Vista and Teaching with Vista on March 16, 2006.

Education

Sep 1997Jun 2001

Bachelor's Degree, English Language and Literature

University of Washington
  • University of Washington's Quarterly Dean's List for four quarters.
  • University of Washington Annual Dean's List High-Scholarship Award.

Selected Certifications

Selected Specialties and Skills

Writing. Editing. Journalism. Copywriting. Copy Editing. SEO Copywriting. Content Writing. AP Style. White Papers. Financial Writing. Business Writing. Proposal Writing. Blogging. Academic Writing. E-learning. Tutoring.