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Katrin P. | Elance
 
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Katrin P.

NativeGerman writing expert,translator,proofreader
   Germany
  |   Giessen, Hessen
  |  4:31 am Local Time

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Teacher/Lecturer at the Justus-Liebig-University in Giessen, Germany, author of several articles on ancient Greek literature, translator (English-German-English, French-German) for texts of the humanities and natural sciences (medicine, biology).

I am a post-graduate with an excellent masters degree in both classical philology and classical archaeology from Justus-Liebig-University in Giessen, Germany. Very good pre-diploma in architecture from RWTH Aachen. Multidisciplinarily skilled in linguistics, literature, history and philosophy as...

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translation of a brochure describing the spa of a luxury hotel in DubaiEnglish-German
The task was to translate from German into English three philological articles on the...
English-German translation of a 150-page book on fitness and nutrition. I completed...
I work for a personal trainer on a constant basis translating his newsletters and...
I translated about 20 fairy tales for iPhone apps from English into German. For most of...
I am currently working on the translation of a third book on phenomenology (200 pages...
I work as translator for I&S Translations. Texts are mainly...
I translated an 80-page book on the philosophy of arts from French into German.
This is one page of my 150-page master thesis in Classical Philology. Topic: Herodotus'...
I am the author of a philological article which is about to be published in 2 months'...
For a car rental agency I wrote 100 articles of this kind containing information about...
I translated several manuals and brochures
I translated the final paper of a ranger who discusses the idea of new national park....
I translated the whole web site of a British language school on Jersey
I translated 2 ebooks on how to fight anxiety within a few days (50 and 70 pages).
I translated a webpage describing several classical operas
I translated a book on hypothyreosis - diagnosis, implications, and alternative therapy...

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English-German Translation
English To German Translation Skills Test
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English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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English Grammar
Microsoft Word
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German-English Translation
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Employment

Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany
Translator German-English
2013 - Present
Justus-Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
lecturer for ancient Greek
2012 - Present
institute of classical philology
illustrator
2004 - 2004
illustrations for e-learning programme, topic: ancient Greek symposion; drawings of Aristophanes' "Kugelmenschen". As part of a humanistic paper published in many professional journals.
Institute of Classics
student assistent
2002 - 2003
tutor of e-learning seminar, topic: the ancient Greek theatre; set-up of image data-base; proofreading
Prof.Martini
illustrator
2000 - 2002
All the drawings for the German archaeological dictionary "Sachwörterbuch der Klassischen Archäologie", Kröner-Verlag
Institute of Classical Philology
proofreader
2000 - 2000
Proofreading of the lemma "K" for the German Encyclopedia of the Ancient World "Kleiner Pauly"
Deutsche Lufthansa AG
Flight attendant
1996 - 1999
Flight attendant on continental and intercontinental routes
Messe- und Kongress-Service Würselen
Hostess with foreign languages on trade fairs
1993 - 1996
Responsible for the acquisition of customers and translation German-English/French/Greek

Education

Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen
Ph.D.
2012 - Present
Justus-Liebig-Universität, Giessen
Master of Arts in Classical Philology
- 2011
Rheinisch-Westfälisch-Technische Hochschule Aachen
Pre-diploma in architecture
1993 - 1995

Keywords

English to German translations
German to English translations
French to German translations
Ancient Greek
German proofreading
academic translations
medical translations
German transcriptions
humanistic translations
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