Your expert trainer
Dr Lisa Lines is not only widely regarded as one of the best and most experienced academic editors in Australia, she has also personally trained a significant number of the other editors held in similar regard both within the speciality of academic editing and in other fields of professional editing, including fiction, corporate, legal, medical and scientific and generalist.
Dr Lines' editing students and mentees have gone on to have wildly successful careers as editors in various capacities—working with her at Capstone Editing; running successful freelance businesses; gaining employment at publishing houses and major universities; and working in corporate communication.
Every editor Lisa has ever trained has passed the challenging IPEd exam the first time.
In addition to her expertise as an editor, Dr Lines is an accomplished educator, author, academic and historian. She has lectured at all three major South Australian universities and the University of New South Wales, Canberra (Australian Defence Force Academy). Dr Lines has taught and mentored thousands of students throughout her academic and editing career. It is this wealth of experience and steadfast dedication to the academia, research and professional advancement that Dr Lines brings to every unit, module and course.