Member since Sep '14

Working languages:
French to Chinese
Chinese to French
English to Chinese

Li-Hsiang Hsu
Technical and marketing translator

Local time: 18:35 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Chinese (Variant: Mandarin) Native in Chinese
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What Li-Hsiang Hsu is working on
Mar 6, 2019 (posted via  Just finished some small texts on Whisky. An on-going project on imaging science, more than 100k words translated so far. I love them! ...more, + 1 other entry »
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Account type Freelancer and outsourcer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcription, Training, Desktop publishing, Project management, Copywriting, Transcreation
Specializes in:
Cosmetics, BeautyWine / Oenology / Viticulture
Medical (general)Architecture
Science (general)Automation & Robotics
Cooking / CulinaryMining & Minerals / Gems
Internet, e-CommerceArt, Arts & Crafts, Painting

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 20, Questions answered: 13, Questions asked: 5
Translation education PhD - Centre de recherche sur les arts et le langage, EHESS, Paris
Experience Years of experience: 12. Registered at Sep 2010. Became a member: Sep 2014.
Credentials French (Centre de recherches sur les arts et le langage, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Photoshop, MateCat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordbee, Wordfast
Professional practices Li-Hsiang Hsu endorses's Professional Guidelines.
I have a PhD in languages and arts and have been trained in Paris in a multidisciplinary framework of cognitive neuroscience, psychology and linguistics. My multidisciplinary PhD training allows me to cope with highly technical and conceptually complex scientific academic/peer review texts in areas such as cognitive sciences, psychology, statistics and human sciences, while I can also handle scientific and technical documents aimed at the general public.

A native speaker of Chinese, I live in Paris and its suburban areas for more than 12 years and deeply immersed in the French culture. That means I have a very good knowledge of French texts and speak perfectly French as a near native speaker, such that I published academic papers in French too.

With my first career in an IT enterprise as a Web manager, I handle very comfortably IT contents and localization projects, while in my translation work, I have been concentrated on medicine (esp. neuroscience), automotive industry, architecture, oenology and luxury watch.

In addition to highly technical translation, I am also a very good copywriter with excellent writing skills in Chinese. This quality allows me to handle creative translations in areas such as marketing, fashion and luxury industry and tourism and this is now an important part of my translating activity.

I also have in-depth understanding of investment, gastronomy, photography and cinema, so I can translate truthfully in those fields. My quality translation has been recognized by long-term clients in many European countries.
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