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Vincent Tijms | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 27, 2014

Vincent Tijms

Writer and translator
   Netherlands
  |   Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
  |  10:46 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $19

A Dutch writer/translator who translates meaning and style, not just words. Experienced in commercial, medical, governmental and academic translation. Quick to grasp complex, technical ideas and translate or copywrite them.

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Oct 7, 2013|Web Content|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 24, 2013|Academic Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 7, 2013|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed

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Skills (8)

Tested
English-Dutch Translation
English To Dutch Translation Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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English Proofreading
Technical Writing
Editing
Science writing
Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Employment

University of Amsterdam
Teacher
2011 - Present
PRIMO Noord-Holland
Translator
2008 - 2008
PRIMO is a Dutch NGO that ran a project on the future of the Dutch care system, I transcribed and translated recordings of meetings and interviews with relevant stakeholders.
Tablet Culture Magazine
Writer
2006 - 2007
Tablet was a Dutch underground magazine focusing on art, culture and science. I contributed (on a project basis) as a science writer, exploring mostly environmental themes.
Stichting Cultural Village
Editor
2005 - 2007
Rake is a magazine on rural development in the European Union. My tasks consisted of revising incoming texts and writing short op-eds.
Power and Interest News Report
Translator
2002 - 2004
Translated political analyses from English to Dutch for syndication, most notably for RISQ Consultancy.

Education

Universiteit van Amsterdam
Master of Science in Cognitive Neuroscience
2009 - 2011
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
2000 - 2004

Keywords

translation
Dutch
writing
science writing
technical writing
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Writing & Translation
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