James Horrox

Editor in Los Angeles, California

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James Horrox is a freelance editor, translator and researcher, originally from the UK, now based in Los Angeles.

Horrox graduated from Newcastle University with a BA in Politics in 2005. After a stint as a researcher in the private sector he spent three years in North America and the Middle East working on his Ph.D (completed in 2011), before returning to England, where between 2008 and 2015 he taught Politics and Social Science at Manchester University, Manchester Metropolitan University, the University of Salford and the Open University. He moved back to California in 2015.

As an editor James Horrox has worked for government, business and research sector clients in 40+ countries, primarily helping academic authors prepare book and journal article manuscripts for publication. He has contributed to titles from Cambridge University Press, Sweet & Maxwell, Lexington Books, Rowman & Littlefield, New York University Press, Nova, Sage, Elsevier, Thomson Reuters and Wiley Blackwell, among many others.

As a researcher, Horrox has published on numerous humanities and social science subjects in a range of online and print media, as well as several academic journals, books and reference works.

  • Work
    • Freelance Editor
  • Education
    • Newcastle University