Working languages:
Farsi (Persian) (monolingual)
English to Farsi (Persian)
Farsi (Persian) to English

maryam aghvami
Award-winning linguist and journalist

United States

Native in: Farsi (Persian) Native in Farsi (Persian)
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, MT post-editing, Transcription, Desktop publishing, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaJournalism
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Printing & Publishing
MetrologyMedia / Multimedia
Government / PoliticsEconomics
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 20, Questions answered: 9
Blue Board entries made by this user  0 entries
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Check, Wire transfer
Translation education Master's degree - Ryerson University , BA in School of Foreign Languages, Allameh Tabatabie University
Experience Years of translation experience: 25. Registered at Nov 2000. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Farsi (Persian) to English (Association of Translators and Interpreters of Ontario)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Frontpage, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, , Pagemaker, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress
CV/Resume English (DOC)
About me

I am an award-winning translator, writer and editor devoted. I translate in both English and Farsi. I am also a highly skilled interpreter.I use my excellent communication skills to perform
research and to educate the public on subjects of key political importance in
global affairs and human rights.

My experience includes working at some of the
most well-respected journalistic organizations in the world, including Voice of
America and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. My talents have earned
recognition and praise from public and private organizations across the globe.

BA and MA in English Translation and Literature - Immigration and Settlement Studies in Iran and in Canada

Certificate of Excellence in Simultaneous and Consecutive Interpretation and Translation

Over 15 years of experience in translation and interpretation from Farsi to English and English to Farsi
Expert in international news media and political science with years of experience in Canadian Broadcasting Corporations, US International Broadcasting (CBC), Reuters, German Radio and Television (ARD) and Australian Embassy in Tehran
Simultaneous interpretation in international seminars and conferences.
Experienced in translating and writing political analysis, economic, oil and gas sotries.

Experienced in different fields of social sciences, media, journalist, politics, religion, human sciences, legal, arts and culture and human rights.

Well-organized and detail- oriented.
Able to meet tight deadlines 

Keywords: politics, economy, legal, Islamic law and religion, oil, gas, arts, human rights issues, sociology and psychology, Persian, Farsi, translator, interpreter, internet, web, circumvention.

Profile last updated
Mar 6

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