How to find work as a technical writer in the academic world

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ARod in Winnipeg, Manitoba

88 months ago

I'm reasonably academically trained for a career as a technical writer, but unhappy with what I'm finding as my career prospects.

I earned a BA and a BSc in 2004 and have a 2-year diploma in technical communication in 2010 from a community college. My BSc was in a program called Business Computing, and it was primarily designed to train people as systems analysts.

My technical communication diploma included a lot of courses on journal and proposal writing. Any advice on how I can find a career writing in a more academic/research extent?I'm finding that most university faculties hire the writers responsible for conducting research to document their research. Either them, or statisticians. Any advice would be must appreciated.

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