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Essay/Research Editing

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20 per package - Virtual OK

I will review your essays (up to 1500 words) or research projects (up to 1500 words or a bibliographic overview) for:

- editorial errors (spelling, grammar, etc.)
- clarity
- substantive impact
- style
- persuasiveness

Repeat drafts are repeat sessions.

Training & Qualifications


Ph.D. in Political Science
Two Masters degrees, also in Political Science
B.S. in Pre-Law
4 years of university & community college teaching experience

Published projects: 2
Novels written: 3
Novels pending: 2
Length of Master's Thesis: 60 pages
Length of Doctoral Dissertation: 140 pages
Average length of novels: ~400 pages

Courses taught:
- American Government
- State & Local Government
- Introduction to Comparative Politics

Availability & Preferences


I'll read your work and get back to you within several days of submission; typically this shouldn't take longer than an hour or so, but if you're a late night essayist, like so many of my students, then I won't get back to you until the evening of the next day, at least.

Trading Preference: I’m flexible, just hit me up!

Reviews of Sean


Susan received package of Essay/Research Editing from Sean
Jul 16, 2018
No enough words to describe how amazing Sean’s work is. I would definitely work with him again.
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Benjamin received package of Essay/Research Editing from Sean
Mar 29, 2018
Sean does fantastic peer review: direct, honest, professional, and intelligent. Also, quick.
Camila received package of Essay/Research Editing from Sean
Nov 20, 2017
helped with making my college essay a billion times better
Dante received session of Blunt Professor's Assessment from Sean
Jul 25, 2019
Amazing guy, he taught me what it truly meant to be human.
Anjelica received session of 30 minute Political Science Tutor from Sean
Jun 26, 2019
Knowledgeable and a great teacher/presenter. I highly recommend taking his course.
Dave provided package of Website & Graphic Design for Sean
Jun 06, 2019
Great job!
Diane received session of Creative Writing Help from Sean
Apr 10, 2019
Sean provided great feedback, as always! He's super fast with his response times, too. I highly recommend him if you want to improve your stories!
Diane received session of Creative Writing Help from Sean
Jan 29, 2019
Sean is always quick to respond to the call! I appreciate his insight and encouragement. He provides me the reading feedback I need.
Diane received session of Creative Writing Help from Sean
Jan 21, 2019
As always, Sean gave me thorough, specific feedback that I could use to improve my storytelling. His deep analysis is especially helpful at guiding me... in new directions I wouldn't have considered on my own. He's one of my go-to critique partners! :)show more
Paul received session of Creative Writing Help from Sean
Sep 11, 2018
Sean was helpful, friendly at timely. I asked him to give feedback on my wife's short story and he gave a lot of helpful advice!


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About Sean Bentzen

I'm a hardcore PC gamer, author, professor of political science, former insurance agent, political consultant, and specialty finance worker. I regularly wonder if I should have gone into game develop...ment or swore myself to poverty to write novels for a living. I have a voracious appetite for politics, consistent with my expertise and profession, and love to get into it with anybody - minus hurt feelings and painful arguments. On the personal side: I'm married and have two children, a son and daughter. I've also got two cats and a dog. I'm pretty sure the only reason we don't have more pets is because of the size of our house. You have to stop eventually. I've recently taken the plunge and started an indie gaming studio called Digital Meatloaf. I and my co-founders are making our first game which we hope to release sometime soon. One of the reasons I finally started the studio was because of Simbi. Being able to barter for a few of the initial services I needed to get started was extremely helpful. I and my co-founders simply didn't have the money or expertise to do some of the things we needed at the very beginning, so being able to barter our services for help made a big difference. Anyone who thinks that such a barter exchange service is just a fad or just something to pass the time underestimates it. I'm living proof that Simbi can be an extremely valuable service. For that, I hope to contribute to the Simbi community for as long as I can and in whatever way I can.show more

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