Dr Joanna Thomas

Dr Joanna Thomas

Editor, palynologist

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3270

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Biography

  •  1996 – ongoing : BGS Editorial Service - as part of the BGS Communications Team
  •  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

Current projects and collaboration

  • Copy-editing/proof-reading BGS popular and corporate publications
  • Copy-editing/proof-reading BGS technical publications
  • Earthwise editor - MediaWiki-based digital publishing in BGS
  • Palynologist, Faroe-Shetland Consortium

Research interests

  • Jurassic, Cretaceous and Palaeogene palynology

Skills

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

Professional association

  • East Midlands Geological Society
  • Professional member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders
  • Yorkshire Geological Society