Dr. David J. S. King
Freelance translator for government, academic, business and general texts
2202 Haley Street, Oxford, MS 38655, USA
Fax/Telephone: + (662) 236 2855
PROFESSIONAL FREELANCE TRANSLATOR. French, Italian and German into English (mother tongue)
40,000 words per month freelance government, academic, business and general translation for government agencies and companies through translation agencies in the United States and Europe. 1993 - present.
Translation agencies include: King's Translation and Copywriting, SPRL, (attn: Peter), 48, rue des Aduatiques, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium; OMNI Resource Group, Inc., (attn: Uli Dendy), 44 Broad Street NW, Suite 208, Atlanta, GA 30303; German Language Services, (attn: Courtney Searls-Ridge), 2224 West Viewmont Way West, Seattle, WA 98199;
Companies include: Coca-Cola, UPS (Italia), E-Plus Mobilfunk, GmbH, Air New Zealand, Ansett International Airlines, VOBIS AG, MiniRuf GmbH, Telegate A.G., Peacock AG, Siemens Braas Flachdach, Meganet, Auditel, Confindustria and various national Telecom companies.
Government bodies include: EURYDICE: The Education Information Network of the European Community; PETRA/YOUTH Bureau; EC TEMPUS Office, Brussels, Belgium and The Federal Institute for International and East European Studies, Cologne, Germany.
Book translations: Two books on psychotherapy by J. Willi and K. Grawe to be published by the Hogrefe Publishing and a popular book on physics.
Ph.D. and M.A. in history, The Johns Hopkins University, 1991
B.A. in Linguistics and Classics (Latin and Greek), Yale University, 1980
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION:
Government, academic, business, and texts in history, education, language programs, politics, business, law, economics, psychotherapy and physics
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY PRIOR TO 1993:
Assistant professor of history at the University of Mississippi, CalState University at San Bernardino, and Claremont McKenna College. My academic work involved the study of European languages and historical and socio-linguistics.