Scribbr editors

Scribbr dissertation editors

All Scribbr editors have completed our Scribbr Academy training program. Their work and experience meet the high standards required to proofread Ph.D. dissertations.

Plus, your deadline is guaranteed. You’ll receive a free text message as soon as your editor is done proofreading, so you can immediately start working on their recommendations.

Get personalized feedback

Your editor will provide you with personalized comments to help you take your dissertation to the next level.

We’ll pair you with an editor that understands your field of study. You can rest assured that they’re qualified to edit your subject matter.

Choose the type of editing you want

Scribbr offers proofreading, copy editing, and line editing. However, we split the elements of these edits into separate services such as the Structure Check and Clarity Check.

Read more about the types of editing we offer, so you can choose which Scribbr services will best help you get the feedback you need.

If there’s something in particular you’re seeking, you can always contact us.

Improve your academic tone and grammar

Have trouble keeping track of your verb tenses? Unsure whether you’re using the correct sentence structure?

Our Scribbr editors undergo a rigorous training process to make sure they catch all those pesky language mistakes you might miss in your own writing. That way, you can focus on the content of your dissertation.

Professional editing in just 24 hours

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Structure Check

Our Structure Check is designed to help you optimize the organization of your dissertation.

Your dissertation editor will ensure that you have all the required components in the right chapters and in the right order. This service will also help you prevent repetition and improve headings and transitions between paragraphs.

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Clarity Check

We’ll help you make sure that your argument is clear and understandable with our Clarity Check.

Your dissertation editor can help you write a clear and concise story by assessing your text against our guiding checklists. If what you’ve written isn’t presented logically or if you contradict yourself, we’ll help you fix it.

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Citation Editing & Paper Formatting

Our Citation Editing and Paper Formatting services ensure your sources are cited correctly and your formatting is perfect.

Your paper formatting expert will make sure all elements in your paper follow the APA 7th edition formatting guidelines. You can also choose style-agnostic formatting, our “Scribbr Style.” A citation expert will edit your in-text citation and reference entries in a citation style of your choosing.

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LaTeX files? We've got you!

We convert LaTeX files to Word files for free so that our editors can use Track Changes.

That way, when your editor is finished, you can easily accept or reject the necessary changes.

Scribbr Happiness Guarantee

100% happiness guaranteed

We want you to be completely happy with your edited dissertation. If you’re not 100% satisfied with any of the services you receive from us, we’ll make sure to change that.

Simply let us know what went wrong and what solution would suit you best.

You’ll always get a personal response as soon as we receive your questions or feedback.

Customers rate our proofreading service excellent!

Scribbr’s editing and proofreading services are rated 4.9/5 based on 2,376 reviews on Trustpilot.
4.9
Thomas 5 July 2022

Exceeded expectations

The proofreader did an excellent job proofreading my thesis and made great recommendations ... this exceeded my expectations.

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Maria Cora 3 July 2022

Simply the best!

Simply the best! Amazing feedback on my APA citations. I am so happy with Dorenda's feedback!

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duy nguyen 2 July 2022

I am very satisfied with the service…

I am very satisfied with the service and I can recommend Scribbr to everyone.

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Adil Khan (Acexo) 1 July 2022

Was awesome and fast

Was awesome and fast. Thanks

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Maxim Beckers 29 June 2022

Satisfied

I was hesitant to use such a service on the Internet, but in the end I was really satisfied with the quality of the proofreading. It is quite expensive, but I think the price is reasonable for the professional service.

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Anonymous 28 June 2022

An excellent proofreading service

An excellent proofreading service. The editors were thorough, friendly and gave advice on subtle changes I could make to improve the quality of my expression. I would recommend this service to anyone who needs a second pair of eyes on a substantive writing project.

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Nadine 28 June 2022

Very good service

Very good service! When I saw the price, I was a little shocked at first. However, now that I have seen the work behind the corrections, I find it justified. I could really learn a lot from the hints and have learned a lot about scientific work. If you have the money, I really recommend it!

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Joane Adeclas 27 June 2022

Best editing experience

Great experience with categorized comments, tips, and overall comments.

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Dilayda 27 June 2022

I am very satisfied with the editing…

I am very satisfied with the editing and proofreading service offered by Scribbr. My editor Katherine did an exceptionally good job and I would like to thank her once again for her help.

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Addie Allison 27 June 2022

So helpful!

I felt so much better about my graduate essay submission after getting edits. The feedback was thoughtful and thorough.

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Ivan S. 26 June 2022

Great

Great! Highly recommend.

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Ili 24 June 2022

Cecille did a really great job to…

Cecille did a really great job to improve my thesis. Im very satisfied!

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N G 23 June 2022

Perfect

Perfect! this was exactly what my thesis needed.

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Michel Arm 22 June 2022

Great service!

Scribbr lifted my white paper to another level. I am delighted with the contribution!

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Simona Nastasi 20 June 2022

great correction job

I am very happy with the correction of my thesis. It was detailed and constructive. The comments were really helpful and informative. I can absolutely recommend this service!

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Hanna Linderholt 20 June 2022

A strong 4

The process was really simple and I got some advice and help with better grammar and structure of sentences. The customers service was also excellent in helping me with some questions. I want to give it a strong 4, the reason for this is that it helped a lot but my teacher still had some notes on grammar/sentences after the corrections of this service

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Kathleen Benjamin 19 June 2022

Highest praise and gratitude for this service

I cannot remotely begin to adequately express how grateful I am that this service is available and for the hard work of the editing team. The customizable options are absolutely phenomenal; the 24hour option is truly live saving. The user friendly website, process of looking at information for what services I needed, information to understand how the process would work, uploading my documents, options to add notes, timely emails, and ease of accessing the revised documents was truly an impressive service. The comments on my 'most common mistakes' is a resource I will be able to use going forward to improve my writing skills, so helpful! I would highly recommend this service to anyone and everyone (maybe don't wait until your project deadline is 2 days away, but if that does happen to you like it did me, you will be so thankful for choosing this service!)

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Vivian 17 June 2022

It was amazing!

It was amazing!! The feedback improved my PhD thesis to a great extend & I am extremely happy with the great feedback & input. It was all very transparent & comprehensible.

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Celia Mok 16 June 2022

Professional editing service!

The feedback is really helpful. The editor has corrected my grammatical mistakes and made my structure clear and smooth. Overall, the editor is very professional and I recommend the service to everyone who wants to improve their writings.

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Sjaan 12 June 2022

Great competence

Great competence, 100% recommendation!

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3 more reasons to choose Scribbr

Free sample edit

If your document is bigger than 30,000 words, you’ll receive a free sample edit of 2,000 words to make sure you’re 100% happy with editor’s work before we proofread your entire document.

Transparent pricing

Our price calculator provides you with an instant quote based on the number of words you want to have proofread, the turnaround time, and any additional services. Proofreading starts at $0.017 per word.

Authority in academic writing

With over 250 free articles on academic writing and 5 million monthly visitors, the Scribbr Knowledge Base is the starting point for many academics writing their research papers.

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Can I get a sample edit?

Yes, if your document is longer than 30,000 words, you will get a sample of approximately 2,000 words. This sample edit gives you a first impression of the editor’s editing style and a chance to ask questions and give feedback.

How does the sample edit work?

You will receive the sample edit within 24 hours after placing your order. You then have 24 hours to let us know if you’re happy with the sample or if there’s something you would like the editor to do differently.

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What is Scribbr’s 100% happiness guarantee?

At Scribbr, we promise to make every customer 100% happy with the service we offer. Our philosophy: Your complaint is always justified – no denial, no doubts.

Our customer support team is here to find the solution that helps you the most, whether that’s a free new edit or a refund for the service.

Can I choose between American, British and Australian English?

Yes, in the order process you can indicate your preference for American, British, or Australian English.

If you don’t choose one, your editor will follow the style of English you currently use. If your editor has any questions about this, we will contact you.

How fast can Scribbr proofread my document?

The fastest turnaround time is 24 hours.

You can upload your document at any time and choose between three deadlines:

  • 24 hours
  • 3 days
  • 7 days
Can Scribbr proofread my document during weekends and holidays?

Yes, regardless of the deadline you choose, our editors can proofread your document during weekends and holidays.

Example: If you select the 24-hour service on Saturday, you will receive your edited document back within 24 hours on Sunday.