Freelance Directory

Carolyn Beans, PhDcarolyn.beans [at] gmail.comI am a science reporter specializing in food, agriculture and health. After earning a PhD in biology with a focus on plant ecology and evolution, I made the jump to science journalism via an AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellowship at NPR’s science desk. My writing has appeared in NPR, PNAS Front Matter, Slate, American Scientist, and other outlets.
Christina Szalinski, PhDc.szalinski [at] gmail.comAs a freelance science writer with seven years of experience and a PhD in cell biology, I combine my expertise in research and passion for communications to generate compelling narratives that translate complex topics, from fundamental biomedical research to family matter. My clients have included the American Society for Cell Biology, AAAS, and Rockefeller University Press. As a freelance writer, my work has appeared in Slate, Pregnancy & Newborn magazine, and more.
ClaudiaLopez-Lloredaclopezlloreda [at] gmail.comI am a freelance writer covering science, health, and tech and current neuroscience PhD student at the University of Pennsylvania. I have a strong background in writing about neuroscience and health research in both English and Spanish. My work has appeared in The Scientist, Smithsonian Magazine, and Puerto Rican newspaper El Nuevo Dia.
Jennifer Wilsonjenfisherwilson [at] gmail.comI am a science and medical writer/editor. Over the past 20 years, I have worked as a freelancer for numerous universities, advocacy groups, and other nonprofit organizations. I have written on a wide range of health care, medical, and scientific issues, and I have served as an editor for clinical and scientific research articles and grants.
Jacob Williamson-Reajwilliamson.rea [at] gmail.comI cover environmental science, earth science, engineering, and other science fields. 3 years of experience + MA in Science Writing
Jeanette Beebe jb [at] jeanettebeebe.comI'm a journalist focused on aging, medicine, tech, and the politics and policies that propel health care. My reporting has appeared in Fast Company, Forbes, Medscape, Mental Floss, Scientific American, The Daily Beast, WHYY, etc.
Katherine Molnar-Kimber, PhDIndependent scientific writer for professional and general public audiences. I use my 20+ years as an award-winning scientist (Immunology, Oncology, Infectious Diseases), reviewer, speaker, and corresponding author to write or substantive edit research papers, reviews, and web pages. I incorporate metaphors and similes into blog posts, books, and white papers. Scientific expertise includes biology, aging, astronomy, bioenergy, cancer, immunology, infectious diseases, microbiology, molecular biology, neurology, nutrition, oncology, neurology, neurotoxicity, nutrition, rheumatology, signal transduction, stem cells, teratology, therapeutics, transplantation, and virology.
Logan Chipkin chipkin.logan [at]
I've written articles and conducted interviews for a variety of outlets in the last few months, focusing on a range of subjects, including physics, evolution, economics, and philosophy. I enjoy writing about anything that interests me.

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