Professional Information

Profession

Translator Interpreter

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

English

Specialties

Translations from Japanese into Australian English and British English

Specialisations: education, government, international relations, political science, medical.

Can also translate business, popular culture/media and literary texts.

Affiliated with Aichi Medical Interpretation System (あいち医療通訳システム).

Background

I am a native English-speaking NAATI-accredited translator and interpreter based in Sydney, Australia, with experience in translation and interpreting across a wide variety of genres. I have had experience working for NHK, education institutions such as Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (Japan) and Griffith University (Australia), as well as local Australian-based Japanese newspapers such as Nichigo Press.

Qualifications and Education:

  • NAATI accreditation: professional translation (Japanese into English) and paraprofessional interpreting
  • Master of Translation and Interpreting Studies with the degree of Master of International Relations (Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia)
  • Graduate Certificate in Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia)