Career and skill summary

  • PhD in molecular biology from an English university
  • Masters degree in biology from a German university
  • 7 years research experience, experience in teaching, report writing and communicating science
  • Native German speaker; near-native English speaker
  • Diploma in Translation (IOL, 2000)
  • Professional development: Translation Technoloy: Localisation (Imperial College London, 2009)
  • French (Alliance Francaise: intermediate 4) and Latin
  • Areas of special expertise since 2000 (over 4 million words): medical devices, in vitro diagnostics, lab technology; member of the SDL medical team
  • Translation experience: user manuals, online help systems, web sites, software, brochures, clinical trials, proofreading and editing etc
  • Extensive electronic library
  • Competent computer skills including Office, graph plotting, data bases etc.
  • Trados Studio 2011, MemoQ
  • Excellent keyboard and touch typing skills
  • References on request