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Member since Jun '13

Working languages:
German to Turkish
English to Turkish

cantayus
Solid academic background/Fast response

United States
Local time: 16:54 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: Turkish Native in Turkish
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization
Expertise
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Computers (general)
Tourism & TravelMedical (general)
Medical: InstrumentsMedical: Pharmaceuticals
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightEngineering (general)
Construction / Civil EngineeringPatents

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Words translated: 373
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 27, Questions answered: 14
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer, Check
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Experience Years of translation experience: 7. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2012. Became a member: Jun 2013.
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Credentials German (United States: Brandeis University, verified)
English (United States: Brandeis University)
German to Turkish (St.Georg's Kolleg, Istanbul, Turkey)
English to Turkish (Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA)
Memberships N/A
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Across, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
Professional practices cantayus endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
About me
Freelance Translation:

More than 2,000,000 words; specialty in construction, medical and technical texts, tourism&travel, marketing, instruction manuals, patents; completed projects for companies including Hexal, Siemens, Hansgrohe, Fronius, Mobotix and bauma.

I use Trados 2007 and Trados 2011, and Trados 2014 Studio, Wordfast, Across, SDLX, Passolo, Xbench.

Have worked for more than 40 agencies around the world.

Educational Background:

BOSTON UNIVERSITY (Boston, MA, USA)
Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (cont.)
Areas of specialization: Politics of Energy and Environment, Renewable Energy, Political Economy, Quantitative Methodology

KOÇ UNIVERSITY (Istanbul, Turkey)
Master of Arts in International Relations, Social Sciences Institute
Master’s Thesis: “The Success Behind Renewable Energy: A Comparative Analysis of Brazil, Turkey, Germany and United Kingdom”, advised by Assoc. Prof. Şuhnaz Yılmaz and Prof. Ziya Öniş

BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY (Waltham, MA, USA)
Bachelor of Arts, cum laude with Honors, College of Arts and Sciences
Majors: Economics (Honors), Mathematics, International and Global Studies
Minors: Computer Science, Film and Visual Media Studies
Senior Thesis in Economics: “Big Mac Index: A Questionable Tool to Make Investment Choices”, advised by Prof. Blake LeBaron

ST. GEORGE’S AUSTRIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Istanbul, Turkey)
Matura (Austrian High School Diploma), Turkish High School Diploma in Sciences and Mathematics
(1st/110 in the class in terms of the difficulty of the course track)


Profile last updated
Dec 7, 2016



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