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Miguel Alcalde | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 29, 2012

Miguel Alcalde

Bilingual Writer and Consultant
   United Kingdom
  |   Canterbury, Kent
  |  7:08 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Are you looking for a trustworthy professional, with a passion for quality and the skills to provide brilliant results for your project? Look no further! My distinctive background and skills allow me to deliver the highest quality non-fiction writing and specialized translation.

Some examples of my areas of knowledge and expertise are information and computer security; methods and theories of the social sciences; and the application of cutting edge computing technologies to scientific research. All this in addition to being a fluent speaker...

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Portfolio

Academic writing example in English
Academic writing example in English
Translation example: English to Spanish
Translation example: Spanish to English

Skills (3)

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Academic Writing
Translation English Spanish
English To Spanish Translation Skills Test
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Creative Writing

Service Description

I strive to provide unique services that are specifically tailored to each client's projects and needs. Whether I am writing a research paper, translating a specialized text or providing guidance in of my areas of expertise, my clients can be confident about receiving a personalized service that will surpass their expectations.

As professional service provider I only bid on projects that fall within my range of skills and expertise and, especially, that I find appealing and interesting. This policy allows my clients to be confident that their projects will be engaged with dedication and professionalism, and assures high quality results.

Here is a non-comprehensive list of the kinds of projects I am interested in:

Non-Fiction Writing, in English and Spanish, about the following subjects:
- Computers and technology
- Information and computer security
- Electronic fraud and computer crime
- Social and cultural anthropology
- Local and indigenous knowledge
- Human ecology
- Traditional medicine
- Plants and their uses
- Religion
- Food and Cooking
- Traditional and regional foods
- Archaeology
- Ancient and medieval history (mostly of Europe)
- Cognitive science and psychology

Specialized Translations (e.g. Academic texts):
- Spanish to US English
- Spanish to UK English
- English to Standard Spanish
- English to Venezuelan Spanish

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Employment

University of Kent
Research Assistant
2010 - Present

Education

University of Kent
MA in Social Anthropology and Computing
- 2011
Universidad Simón Bolívar
Ingeniero en Computación
- 2005

Keywords

security
writer
cissp
anthropology
spanish
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