ABOUT ME


Native Language German
Professional Training Diploma (equivalent to Master’s degree) in Chemistry, University of Rostock and Technische Universität Dresden

Doctor rerum naturalis (Dr. rer. nat.), Technische Universität Dresden

TESOL-Diploma Pedagogy English as a Foreign Language, College of Preceptors, Epping, Essex, UK

Distance study course in pedagogy German As a Foreign Language (DAF), Goethe-Institute Munich

LCCI – Further Certificate for Teachers of Business English, Pilgrims / University of Canterbury, Kent, UK

Specialist Translation Studies in Chemistry/English, Certified Technical Translator, Technische Universität Dresden
Certification as Translator Officially certified translator for the English language, registered with the Oberlandesgericht Dresden
Language Combinations English → German
German → English
Translation Certificates, specialist texts, presentations, business reports, contracts
Interpreting Consecutive interpreting: negotiations, talks
Language Training Individual training/coaching, group training, in-company courses
Special Fields Chemistry, environmental protection, business, finance, marketing
Professional Experience Freelance language trainer, translator and interpreter – since 1992
Memberships IATEFL
International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
BESIG
Business Special Interest Group under the umbrella of IATEFL
BDÜ
Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer
IATET
International Association of Technical English Trainers e.V.