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March 2017

JoonSik Park
Environment, Agriculture, Policy, Food

South Korea

Native in: Korean Native in Korean
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyAgriculture
Government / PoliticsInternational Org/Dev/Coop
Business/Commerce (general)Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Real EstateTourism & Travel
Transport / Transportation / ShippingFood & Drink

Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Experience Years of translation experience: 7. Registered at Aug 2016. Became a member: Mar 2017. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
TeamsEnvironmental translators
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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About me
Professional translator (English -> Korean) with extensive experience

* Years of experience: 7 years (2010 ~)
- Translated: 12 books
- Co-translated 5 books
- Translated many reports, papers and other technical documents

* Translation area: general translation, academic translation, business, law, etc.

* Areas of expertise: environment, urban planning, real estate, energy, agriculture, food, public policy, government, international organization, NGO, international development, social science, etc.

* Committed to perfection and always do my best in a timely manner.
* Have good communication skills.
* Have great computer skills.

Academic Background
Ph.d student, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
Master of City Planning, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul National University, Korea
Bachelor of Economics, Seoul National University, Korea

Major Publication
Gloria E. Helfand, Joon Sik Park, Joan I. Nessauer, and Sandra Kosek, 2006. The Economics of Native Plants in Residential Landscape Designs. Landscape and Urban Planning. 78(3) pp. 229-240.

Translation Work (English -> Korean): Books [Single translater]
1. Vijay Govindarajan, 2016. The Three-Box Solution: A Strategy for Leading Innovation
2. INCOSE, 2015. INCOSE Systems Engineering Handbook: A Guide for System Life Cycle Processes and Activities 4th Edition
3. Bob Rosen, 2014. Grounded: How leaders stay rooted in an uncertain world
4. Stephen Harrod Buhner, 2012. The Transformational Power of Fasting: The Way to Spiritual, Physical, and Emotional Rejuvenation
5. Pam Montgomery, 2010. Plant Spirit Healing: A Guide to Working with Plant Consciousness
6. Pam Henderson, 2013. You Can Kill An Idea, But You Can't Kill An Opportunity: How to Discover New Sources of Growth for Your Organization
7. Edward Humes, 2013. Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash
8. Tim Lang and Erik Millstone, 2008. The Atlas of Food
9. Andrea Curtis and Yvonne Duivenvoorden, 2012. What’s for Lunch?
10. Lang et al., 2009. Food Policy: Integrating health, environment and society
11. Tamzin Pinkerton, 2009. Local Food: How to make it happen in your community
12. David Rothenberg, 1992. Is it painful to think?: Conversations with Arne Naess

* Translation Work (English -> Korean): Books [Co-translater]
1. Wenonah Hauter, 2014. Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food and Farming in America
2. The Worldwatch Institute, State of the World 2012: Moving Toward Sustainable Prosperity
3. Eric Holt-Gimenez and Raj Patel, 2009. Food Rebellions: Crisis and the Hunger for Justice
4. Erik Marcus, 2000. Vegan: The New Ethics of Eating
5. Lester R. Brown, 2001. Eco-Economy: Building an Economy for the Earth

* Translation Editing: Books (English -> Korean)
1. Michael Woods, 2010. Rural (Key Ideas in Geography)
2. Clarence J. Glacken, 1976. Traces on the Rhodian Shore: Nature and Culture in Western Thought from Ancient Times to the End of the Eighteenth Century
3. Michael Carolan, 2012. The Sociology of Food and Agriculture

Keywords: English, Korean, environment, nature, ecology, energy, sustainability, food, agriculture, real estate, tourism, urban planning, policy, government, international organization, international development, fair trade, NGO, social science, herb, herbalism, local food, business, marketing, law, well-being, wellness, book translation, academic translation, gardening, landscape, diet

Profile last updated
Mar 29

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