• The Society of Editors in the news

    Posted on: 16 December 2015

    The Society of Editors was in the news in October, with Adele Walker AE featured in the CareerOne pages of Brisbane’s Courier-Mail and Adelaide’s Advertiser.

  • IPEd Council News

    Posted on: 16 December 2015

    IPEd has a new CSE Councillor, Eris Harrison AE, who joined in September, and an alternate SA Councillor, Katy McDevitt AE, who joined in October.

  • IPEd to form national membership organisation for Australian editors

    Posted on: 16 December 2015

    The majority of member societies of IPEd passed the special resolution to support the transition of IPEd to a national direct membership organisation representing Australian editors.

  • Accreditation exam

    Posted on: 16 December 2015

    The next accreditation exam is scheduled for 25 June 2016 and for the first time candidates will complete the exam onscreen using Microsoft Word.

  • 2016 Beatrice Davis Fellowship

    Posted on: 10 December 2015

    Applications for the 2016 Beatrice Davis Editorial Fellowship are now open and close on 18 March 2016. Interviews will be held 18 and 19 April 2016.

  • The move to IPEd direct membership - two views

    Posted on: 24 July 2015

    The two viewpoints presented by respected IPEd members Janet Mackenzie and Rosemary Noble are well worth reading.

  • Style manual - lobby your MP

    Posted on: 29 June 2015

    The Style manual 7th edn Working Group has developed an Action Alert with guidelines on how to go about lobbying your MP about government funding for an updated Style Manual.

  • Reciprocal agreements with international counterparts

    Posted on: 29 June 2015

    All Australian societies of editors have agreed to recognise the accreditation or certification schemes of their counterparts in the UK and Canada, and, in due course, South Africa.

  • IPEd National Mentoring Program

    Posted on: 29 June 2015

    An agreement has been signed between the Canberra Society of Editors (CSE) and IPEd for CSE’s mentoring program to officially become the IPEd National Mentoring Program.

  • 2016 IPEd accreditation exam to be onscreen

    Posted on: 12 June 2015

    As an onscreen exam (as distinct from online), candidates will sit the exam in a computer lab in an invigilated setting.

  • National Mentoring Program for editors

    Posted on: 07 April 2014

    Want to develop your editorial skills and build a career in editing? Join the National Mentoring Program.

  • Editors' lunches

    Posted on: 27 June 2013

    Editors’ lunches, held every second month, are open to all society members, especially freelance editors.

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Paasuke, Dr Philip (Paasuke Consulting)

Dr. Philip Paasuke has extensive work experience in a variety of roles in the higher education sector. Accordingly, he specialises in providing editorial feedback in relation to various forms of academic writing.