- Hampton, GB
- £10 /hr
- Available now
I am offering my writing and localisation experience.
With a background in translation, localisation and science, I can deliver creatively written pieces that benefit from accuracymore...I am offering my writing and localisation experience.
With a background in translation, localisation and science, I can deliver creatively written pieces that benefit from accuracy and insight. My commitment is backed by over 5 years of experience in proofreading, translation and interpreting and 3 years of experience in writing and compiling scientific reports. My work has been wide-ranging, covering diverse topics in culture, biology, architecture and history.
- Scientific, research and academic writing
- Translation and localisation (Czech, English)
- Copy editing, rewriting
I look forward to working with you,
Area Covered: London (all)
Work Experience Summary: Research Assistant - Body and Action Group, UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AR
Tactile Perception and Body Representation (2006-2009) with Prof. Patrick Haggard and Dr. Simone SchÃƒï¿½Â’¼tz-Bosbach. Research roles include assisting with design and material realisation of studies, programming, running/supervising experiments and data-parsing. In the course of gathering experimental data I have worked with participants of a variety of ages and backgrounds.
* ICN/UCL Winter 2006 to present
* MPI Leipzig Summer 2007
* MPI Leipzig Summer 2008
Translator, Proof-reader - 2004 to present
Working both freelance and also as part of s2Do ltd. - a translation, desktop publishing and localisation business - I took responsibility for a number of large-scale projects; I have specialised in Czech to English translation and proof-reading.
* Translation into English of tourist information and cultural heritage material, Hranice town council, 2006
* Proof-reading, translation and localisation of an acclaimed pictoral encyclopaedia, published in 2008: VÃƒï¿½Â’¡Ãƒï¿½Â’¾ky Ãƒï¿½ï’¿’½eskÃƒï¿½Â’© republiky/Dragonflies of the Czech Republic by AleÃƒï¿½Â’¡ DolnÃƒï¿½Â’½ a Dan BÃƒï¿½Â’¡rta, ISBN 978-80-86327-66-2
Translator, Interpreter - International Guitar Festival, Brno, Czech Republic (summer 2004-2007)
As a participant in the well-attended annual festival, I voluntarily translated course materials from Czech to English (and vice versa), and provided interpreting between Czech, English and German both within private masterclasses and also onstage during performances.
Education Summary: Education
BSc (hons) Psychology, University College London (2009)
A levels - Hampton School (1999-2006)
* Psychology A
* Russian A
* German A
* Music A
* Music Technology A
* General Studies A
GCSEs - Hampton School (1999-2006)
* 10 A*
* 1 A
Writer, Proofreader, Translator & Interpreter (CZ-GB),