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Working languages:
French to English
English to French
Spanish to English

Andrée Goreux
Life Sciences Specialist

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Local time: 06:25 -04 (GMT-4)

Native in: Spanish (Variants: Chilean, Latin American) Native in Spanish, French (Variant: Standard-France) Native in French
User message
Translator and Life Sciences Teacher and Researcher
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
AgricultureBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
BotanyChemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
EconomicsEnvironment & Ecology
Human ResourcesLaw (general)
Livestock / Animal Husbandry

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 136, Questions answered: 129
Experience Years of translation experience: 57. Registered at ProZ.com: Jun 2004. Became a member: Oct 2005.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to Spanish (Colegio de Traductores e Intérpretes de Chile )
English to Spanish (Colegio de Traductores e Intérpretes de Chile )
French to Spanish (Colegio de Traductores e Intérpretes de Chile )
French to Spanish (Colegio de Traductores e Intérpretes de Chile )
French to English (Colegio de Traductores e Intérpretes de Chile )


Memberships COTICH
Software FrameMaker, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Website http://www.siblings.cl
CV/Resume CV available upon request - see www.siblings.cl
Conference participation Conferences attended
Training sessions attended Attended 11 training sessions

Professional practices Andrée Goreux endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
About me
English <> French <> Spanish freelance translator. Specializes in Natural Sciences: Agriculture, Medicine, Chemistry, Physics and Geology, as well as patents, written exchanges and contracts regarding them.
Learned all three languages almost simultaneously as a child, and was awarded first honors in French and English all through Primary and High School studies at the International French “Lycée Antoine de Saint Exupéry” in Santiago.
Followed the first translation course ever of the University of Chile and concurrently was awarded the English Proficiency Certificate of the Cambridge University. Attended numerous translation and interpretation seminars and workshops, both in Chile and abroad.
Was awarded first honors in Chile for the international French spelling and grammar contest “Dictée des Amériques” and was placed third at the finals in Canada,
Received, in 2012, the “Excellence in Translation” joint award, from the Catholic University and the Chilean Association of Translators and Interpreters (COTICH).
Was the “Life and Earth Sciences Teacher” (Geology Included) at the French “Lycée Antoine de Saint Exupéry” in Santiago, from 1987 until retirement in 2001.
Former Vice-President of the Chilean Association of Translators and Interpreters, COTICH,
Currently works on the drafts of academic papers and their translations, for the Catholic; Federico Santa María and Mayor Universities, as well as the Military Hospital of Santiago.

Affiliations
COTICH Chilean Association of Translators and Interpreters, member N° 96
IAPTI International Association of Professional Translators & Interpreters, member N° 260
Proz.com profile 79638
Keywords: http://www.siblings.cl, life sciences, agriculture, mining, medicine, business, administration, human resources


Profile last updated
Mar 4, 2016