All Members of Our Team are Doctorates Who Have Been Through the Process

3500+ Graduates Assisted
500+ Different Universities
200+ Books Published
300+ Journal Articles Submitted

To ensure we offer quality doctoral level academic services to our clients, we ensure that all members of our team, from the administrative staff you will speak to on the phone or via email, to our editors, statisticians, and tutors/coaches have received PhD's from a top tier University. 

Dr. Allen Roda, CEO

It takes a PhD to be able to provide doctoral level academic services.

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We are a team of project managers, editors, consultants, and analysts who collaboratively provide a comprehensive suite of first-class academic services.

The ethos and expertise we bring to our work is reflective of our diverse doctoral backgrounds and experience in top-tier institutions of higher education. Indeed, as a prerequisite for work with our firm, we stipulate that every team member hold a PhD or advanced degree and have received that degree from one of the CCHIE-rated Research I or II Institutions of Higher Learning.

Our staff are not only practicing scholars, writers, educators, and researchers in their respective fields, but are proven editors and formatters who have helped hundreds of students through the dissertation process. As such, we as a collective are well-versed in the complexities and requirements of advanced higher education and are uniquely experienced in helping usher doctoral candidates through the taxing process of dissertation development and finalization. We are delighted to commit ourselves to support you and your students accordingly.

Boston Office

Management Team

Allen Roda, PhD

CEO and Editor-in-Chief

Allen Roda, PhD

CEO and Editor-in-Chief

PhD, NYU
MA, Columbia University

Dr. Roda oversees operations at both Dissertation Editor and Dissertation Editor. A former professor and an alumnus of Columbia and NYU, Dr. Roda earned his master’s degree and PhD in Music and Anthropology. Passionate about helping PhD students expand their knowledge and succeed, Dr. Roda works closely with the management team to ensure our clients receive the highest quality of service.

Rushika De Bruin, PhD

VP of Statistics and Data Analysis

Rushika De Bruin, PhD

VP of Statistics and Data Analysis

BA, Psychology and Economics, CUNY Baruch College

MA, Industrial Organizational Psychology, Northern Illinois University

PhD, Industrial Organizational Psychology with minors in Social Psychology and Quantitative Methods, Northern Illinois University

Dr. De Bruin is passionate about helping students understand and use data to answer their research questions and make data driven decisions. Dr. De Bruin manages our team of statisticians and works with clients who require help with any step of the research process. With over 12 years of research experience, she has experience in both qualitative and quantitative studies and has mentored countless students with their research projects. She is excited about helping simplify the statistics and methodology sections of any project. 

Anna Malik

Director of Operations

Anna Malik

Director of Operations

PhD, Music and Sound Studies, New York University (ABD)
MA, Social Anthropology, Queens University Belfast
BFA, Music History, University of Wisconsin

Ms. Malik assesses client orders and works closely with our clients to ensure they completely understand our process and the services we offer. She is intimately familiar with the dissertation process and able to answer client questions related to our process. She has taught courses at NYU and held academic fellowships that have taken her to live and work on four continents.

Sara Cole, PhD

Academic Consultant

Sara Cole, PhD

Academic Consultant

PhD, Language & Culture, University of Maryland
MA, Liberal Arts & Film Studies, Johns Hopkins University
BA, Communications & Media Studies, Goucher College

Dr. Cole helps students determine how our editors can best assist them in their graduate studies. Having run a dissertation-writing seminar and advised students in diverse fields to support the completion of their degrees, Dr. Cole guides clients through the academic coaching and dissertation writing process. She is an active lecturer and author, focusing on sociolinguistic studies of new media narrative.

Judith Jackson-Pomeroy, PhD

Project Manager

Judith Jackson-Pomeroy, PhD

Project Manager

PhD, Sociology, University of New Hampshire.
MA, Sociology, University of New Hampshire.
BA, Sociology, University of New Hampshire.

Dr. Pomeroy manages the editing process to ensure quality and timeliness of our process. She has 25 years of experience in academia as a researcher, writer, and editor. She is especially passionate about advising students and helping new scholars develop their work. Dr. Pomeroy continues to pursue her research interest in gender studies and is published in her field.

Lauren Benke, PhD

Managing Editor

Lauren Benke, PhD

Managing Editor

PhD, Literary Studies, University of Denver
M.Phil., Irish Writing, Trinity College Dublin
BA, Creative Writing, Chapman University
BFA, Dance, Chapman University

Drawing on a more than a decade of experience consulting in university writing centers, teaching literature / writing courses, and working as a freelance editor, Dr. Benke is committed to assisting writers with every stage of the dissertation process. From addressing the minutia of formatting and citation to coaching writers in idea development, Dr. Benke is responsible for pairing each client with an exemplary editor and ensuring that the process runs smoothly and all clients receive the individualized support they need as they work toward their academic goals.

Editors, Statisticians, & Consultants

Dr. Dylan A.

Editor

Dr. Dylan A.

Editor

PhD, Psychology, University of California, Davis

Dr. Caryn A.

Editor

Dr. Caryn A.

Editor

PhD, Educational Psychology & Research

Dr. Loretta C.

Editor

Dr. Loretta C.

Editor

PhD, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Rochester

Dr. Leah D.

Statistician

Dr. Leah D.

Statistician

PhD, Public Affairs, Indiana University

Dr. Latrice D.

Editor

Dr. Latrice D.

Editor

PhD, International Psychology, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Dr. Michael F.

Editor

Dr. Michael F.

Editor

PhD, Religion, The University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Angela G.

Statistician

Dr. Angela G.

Statistician

PhD, Psychology, Howard University

Dr. Stephanie H.

Editor

Dr. Stephanie H.

Editor

PhD, English Literature, Vanderbilt University

Dr. Joseph H.

Editor

Dr. Joseph H.

Editor

PhD, English Literature, Ball State University

Dr. Dylan J.

Editor

Dr. Dylan J.

Editor

PhD, Ancient Near Eastern Studies, New York University

Dr. Laila A.

Editor

Dr. Laila A.

Editor

PhD, English, McGill University

Dr. Lauren L.

Editor

Dr. Lauren L.

Editor

PhD, Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina

Dr. Dena M.

Editor

Dr. Dena M.

Editor

PhD, English, LSU

Dr. Stephanie M.

Editor

Dr. Stephanie M.

Editor

PhD, Industrial Organizational Psychology, University of Puerto Rico

Dr. Rafiqah M.

Editor

Dr. Rafiqah M.

Editor

PhD, education policy studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Dr. Adele P.

Editor

Dr. Adele P.

Editor

PhD, French Studies, Brown University

Dr. Dana P.

Editor

Dr. Dana P.

Editor

PhD, Historical Musicology, The Ohio State University

Dr. Jennifer P.

Editor

Dr. Jennifer P.

Editor

PhD, Human Factors Psychology, Wichita State University

 

Dr. Gary P.

Statistician

Dr. Gary P.

Statistician

PhD, University of Maryland

Dr. Jillian R.

Editor

Dr. Jillian R.

Editor

PhD, Psychology, Florida International University

Dr. Patrick R.

Editor

Dr. Patrick R.

Editor

Doctor, Pharmacy, MCPHS

Dr. Jamie S.

Editor

Dr. Jamie S.

Editor

PhD, Art History, University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Emily S.

Editor

Dr. Emily S.

Editor

PhD, Social/Developmental Psychology, Brandeis University

Dr. Rita S.

Statistician

Dr. Rita S.

Statistician

PhD, Psychology and Women's Studies, University of Michigan

Dr. Jill S.

Editor

Dr. Jill S.

Editor

PhD, History, Washington University

Dr. Dustin W.

Statistician

Dr. Dustin W.

Statistician

PhD, Psychology, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Dr. Claire Y.

Statistician

Dr. Claire Y.

Statistician

PhD, Psychology, Arizona State University

London Office

Dawn Leach, PhD

Director of Operations, UK

Dawn Leach, PhD

Director of Operations, UK

PhD, Psychology, Kingston University, London
MS, Experimental Psychology, California State University, San Marcos
BA, Psychology, North Dakota State University

Dr. Leach is responsible for overseeing operations of Dissertation Editor Ltd. She has a Master’s Degree and PhD in Psychology. She has lectured internationally, and especially enjoys teaching research design and methodology. She has a passion for research and teaching and loves to see graduate students achieve their goals and fulfill their dreams of obtaining their advanced degrees.

Dr. Karina B.

Editor

Dr. Karina B.

Editor

PhD, University of Leeds

Dr. Mark M.

Editor

Dr. Mark M.

Editor

PhD, University of Oxford

Dr. Sola L.

Editor

Dr. Sola L.

Editor

PhD, University of Manchester

Dr. Kirstie E.

Editor

Dr. Kirstie E.

Editor

PhD, Sheffield Hallam University

Dr. Margot K.

Editor

Dr. Margot K.

Editor

PhD, University of Essex

Dr. Eleonora S.

Editor

Dr. Eleonora S.

Editor

PhD, University of Cambridge

Dr. Sokratis D.

Statistician

Dr. Sokratis D.

Statistician

PhD, University of Surrey, Guildford

Editors, Statisticians, & Consultants

With over 50 doctorates on staff, we can typically match you with an expert in your field of study. Reach out to us and we will make sure we find the perfect match for you and your project.

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Our Story

Dissertation Editor, LLC is a Better Business Bureau-accredited private firm of academic consultants, project managers, editors, and analysts. Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the United States, we have been in operation since 2005. Our longevity in the dynamic, burgeoning field of online educational services is due in large measure to our strict adherence to the highest standards of both academic and professional integrity. 

Our firm has enjoyed incredible growth in recent years and we are now entering a new phase of expansion with the opening of our UK branch, Thesis Editor. If you are based in the UK or working within the UK education system, please let us know and we will connect you with our UK branch. Or, feel free to visit the UK website here.

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