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AsiaEdit Et Al. Episode 3: Publishing And Flourishing With English As A Second Language, With Guest Dr Roey Elnathan (Senior Research Fellow, Monash University)

29 August 2021 | AsiaEdit

Welcome to AsiaEdit et al., the podcast that brings you research publishing tips, direct from industry experts, with Host Dr Trevor Lane (Education Consultant, AsiaEdit).

In Episode 3, Trevor interviews Dr Roey Elnathan, Senior Research Fellow, Drug Delivery Disposition & Dynamics at Monash University, Australia. Listen now to find out how learning to publish in English as a second language helped Dr Roey, a postgraduate chemist from Israel, establish a successful academic career in Australia.

In this episode, Trevor and Roey discuss the following:

  • Learning how to write and publish in scientific English
  • Misconceptions about writing scientific English
  • Common pitfalls when writing scientific English
  • Challenges of using English as the lingua franca of academia
  • Tips for learning appropriate writing style

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Dr Trevor Lane

Education Consultant

Trevor is a publishing and education consultant and an elected Council Member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. He has 25 years of experience helping authors publish their research in peer-reviewed academic journals.

His previous positions include senior editorial and publishing roles in medical and social science journals in Asia and the United States, as well as teaching research communication and publishing ethics at the University of Hong Kong. He holds an MA in Biochemistry and a DPhil in cancer genetics from the University of Oxford.

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