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Joanna Young

  • Ph.D
  • Director
  • The Scientific Editing Company
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Recent publications

  • Dietary salt levels affect salt preference and learning in larval drosophila

    • Russell C
    • Wessnitzer J
    • Young J
    • et al.
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  • Structure of the adult central complex in Drosophila: Organization of distinct neuronal subsets

    • Young J
    • Armstrong J
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Professional experience


The Scientific Editing Company

December 2010 - Present

Postdoctoral Fellow

The University of Edinburgh

December 2007 - April 2011(3 years)


PhD - Neuroscience & informatics

University of Edinburgh

September 2004 - December 2007(3 years)

MSc - Informatics

University of Edinburgh

September 2003 - August 2004(a year)


University of Edinburgh

October 1999 - June 2003(4 years)


After completing my PhD and postdoctoral work in neuroscience and informatics at the University of Edinburgh, I started the Scientific Editing Company which is based in Edinburgh, UK. We specialise in proofreading and editing, mostly for academic research papers, and we deliver workshops on publishing and communications to researchers all around the UK. Interests include: academic publishing, research communications, online research tools, the use of social media in research and data visualisation.


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