Dr Joanna Thomas

Dr Joanna Thomas
Editor

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3270

E-mail Dr Joanna Thomas

Biography

  •  1996 –2014 : BGS Editorial Service
  •  1992 –1995 : BGS Directorate Support Group
  •  1987 : PhD ¬†Palynology, University of Sheffield
  •  1983 –1992 : BGS Biostratigraphy Group
  •  1981 : MSc Palynology, University of Sheffield
  •  1979 : BSc Geology, University of Manchester

Skills

  • Copy-editing
  • On-screen editing
  • Palynology (rusty)
  • Proof-reading
  • Subediting specialist copy
  • Web writing

Research interests

  • Jurassic, Cretaceous and Palaeogene palynology

Current projects and collaboration

  • Copy-editing/proof-reading BGS popular and corporate publications
  • Copy-editing/proof-reading BGS regional guides, memoirs, sheet descriptions and sheet explanations
  • iPublications - a pilot project to develop digital publishing in BGS

Professional association

  • Associate of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders
  • East Midlands Geological Society
  • Micropalaeontological Society
  • Yorkshire Geological Society