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EILEEN COMERFORD

618-973-3951 | comerforde1@gmail.com | eileenmurphycomerford@weebly.com |


http://www.linkedin.com/in/eileencomerford

More than 5 years experience in deadline writing, copy editing, technical writing/editing, creative
writing, and proofreading. Highly motivated, detail-oriented, collaborative, innovative, and able to
manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously. Excellent interpersonal facilitation, and
verbal and written communication skills. Organizational effectiveness and creativity with ideas and
writing. Flexibility when interacting with unique tasks and diverse populations.
EDUCATION

May 2017 M.A. in Rhetoric and Writing University of Findlay Findlay, OH


May 2015 B.A. in English and Communication, focus in Journalism Dayton, OH
University of Dayton
Minor in Womens and Gender Studies
Fall 2013 Comparative Womens and Gender Studies in Europe Antioch Yellow Springs,
University OH
(Semester Abroad) Three months of travel, research, and interactive
learning

WORK EXPERIENCE
May 2016May 2017 Graduate Assistant in the Writing Center University of Findlay, OH
Findlay
Tutored graduate and undergraduate students with their
writing
Conducted research for and represented the Writing Center
August 2015May Instructor University of Findlay Findlay, OH
2016
Primary instructor of two Intro to Academic Writing classes
and one Research Writing Class, instructing ~75 students
May 2014May 2015 Proposal Coordinator/Technical Editor Intern Corbus, Dayton, OH
LLC
Edited, coordinated, and created technical documents, such
as Proposals, Statements of Work, Success Stories
Worked with key technical personnel to understand the
requirements and to provide a comprehensive and compelling
response to the client
Took ownership of various corporate projects including
documenting the company's package design and delivery
solution for a major account

RELATED EXPERIENCE
Winter 2016Spring On-Air Talent, WLFC FM, campus radio station, University Findlay, OH
2017 of Findlay
Co-host a weekly interview show, talking with local Findlay
residents and sharing their unique stories
Produce content using Adobe Audition; share live on WLFC
and share recorded shows on Soundcloud.
Summer 2016 Online Editor, Slippery Elm Literary Magazine, University Findlay, OH
Spring 2017 of Findlay
Manage and edit content submitted to and published in the
online version of Slippery Elm
Spring 2015 News Writing Staff, Flyer News Campus Newspaper, Dayton, OH
University of Dayton
Communicated with writers regarding direction of
publication
Took direction from the editor to research and write articles
about topics surrounding the University of Dayton
Spring 2013Spring On-Air Talent, WUDR FM, campus radio station, Dayton, OH
2015 University of Dayton
Co-hosted a weekly radio show, playing new and classic indie
rock and discussing music news
Spring 2012 Writing Staff, Word for Word English Dept. Newsletter, Dayton, OH
University of Dayton
Took direction from the editor to research and write articles
on topics regarding the Department of English
Fall 2012Spring Writing Staff, Voices Raised Womens Center Newsletter, Dayton, OH
2015 University of Dayton
Took direction from the editor to research and write articles
pertaining to the Womens Center or to womens and gender
issues in general