Scientific Editing Services

The Office of Research provides editing services for clinical and research faculty, staff and students at the Jacobs School to help with the preparation and/or revision of grant proposals and manuscripts.

Services include:


  • check for errors/awkward statements


  • correct grammar/syntax/spelling
  • journal-specific formatting

Comprehensive editing

  • rearrange statements/paragraphs to improve flow and readability
  • reduce word/page counts
  • refresh/reword text

Review and comment

  • presubmission review to identify areas that need clarification
  • check revisions and response letters                        

Scientific Writing Resources


Karen Dietz, PhD

Scientific Editor

Office of Research

955 Main Street, Room 6123

Phone: 716-829-3246