Professional background

Since 1999:

Freelance translator

specialising in human resources, business and finance, corporate communications, IT and contract law for both German-English and English-German language directions

Assistant lecturer at the following colleges:

  • SRH Hochschule Heidelberg (School of Business and School of Applied Psychology)
  • Heidelberg University (Institute for Translation and Interpreting)
  • Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University, Mannheim
  • Heidelberg University of Education

Trainer for:

  • Seminars for translators and interpreters setting up in business for the first time
  • Communications training
  • Time management and self-management seminars

1988-1999:

In-house translator and science assistant at IT research facilities and at Universität des Saarlandes

1981-1987:

Completed my degree at the Institute for Translation and Interpreting at Heidelberg University