Professional Information

Profession

Translator Interpreter

Source Language

English, Japanese

Target Language

English, Japanese

Specialties

Medical Translation, technical translation, tea sommelier, Japanese language checker, traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture, lymphedema, automotive in-board parts, general business document, company profile, university office document, education, linguistics, corpus linguistics, grief support, death doula, classic rock, American roots music, etc.
医療翻訳、技術翻訳、ティーソムリエ、日本語チェッカー、東洋医学・鍼灸関係、リンパ浮腫、車載部品の設計仕様書、標準、規定集、品質マニュアル等、ビジネス文書、大学事務文書、大学通則、大学ICT関連部署ホームページ、教育学、言語学、コーパス言語学、グリーフサポート、看取り士、音楽(洋楽クラシックロック、ジャズ、ブルース、ソウル、アメリカンルーツミュージックなど)

Background

・Have national licenses in Anma-Massage-Acupressure,
Acupuncture and Moxibustion・Have 140-hour TESOL certification・Have passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test・TOEIC945・Have worked as a translator for more than 20 years incl. 9-year in-house translator at an automotive electronic precision parts company・Have worked at IT help desk and at Student Exchange Division as a translator or interpreter at a Japanese National University for 5 years ・Have taught Japanese Language at college level in the US for 4 years and taught English at a junior high school for 2 years ・Earned MA in Applied Linguistics (Merit) at the University of Birmingham ・Earned MA in Education at Carthage College ・Earned a certification of lymphoedema therapist at Foeldi Klinik in Germany