Information Session: Editing

Join us for a live webinar on August 4 to learn more about program details and how to register to the Editing Certificate.

Aug 04
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About the Event

Whether you're new to the publishing industry or looking to build on knowledge and experience for career advancement, the Editing certificate is designed to teach students foundational editing skills and discuss new trends and technologies that affect publishing professionals today. 

The University of Chicago is home to The Chicago Manual of Style, an authoritative resource used widely in the publishing industry. Editors from the University of Chicago Press are among our program instructors, and we invite you to engage their expertise through the Editing program offerings.     

Please join us for an online information session for an overview of our Editing certificate. In addition to an overview of the core courses, we will touch on best practices for incoming students and industry insights for professionals looking to jump into this exciting field. 

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Speaking at the event

Sharon Brinkman, Editing instructor

Sharon Brinkman, MA, JD

Editorial Associate, American Journal of Sociology

Sharon Brinkman is an editorial associate at the American Journal of Sociology. She has also worked as a manuscript editor at the Astrophysical Journal in the Press Journals Division. She is a freelance editor for several Elsevier medical journals, as well as for the Journal of Legal Studies and the Journal of Law and Economics. She has a BA and MA from the University of Chicago and a JD from Loyola.

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