I am a motivated professional translator with 16 years of experience in translation and 6 years of experience in specialized
translation (scientific, medical and technical). I have obtained the Translator's Certificate issued by the Board of Translators and Interpreters of the Hungarian State in 2012. I am a full member of the Chartered Institute
of Linguists (MCIL) and the American Translators Association. Recently, my
focus has been on the (creation and) translation of medical, scientific and
pharmaceutical documents throughout various therapeutic areas.
My primary language pair is
English-Hungarian/Hungarian-English, but I also accept Italian language
assignments whenever possible.
I have obtained my first (Bachelor's) degree in Economic
Diplomacy and EU relations, I therefore possess a comprehensive knowledge of EU
terminology and have acquired extensive experience with the official texts of
the EU institutions. I have obtained my Master's Degree in Molecular Biology in
The landmarks of my translating career include literary
translation (works of J.R.R. Tolkien) and numerous IT and mechanical projects
as well. Since 2018, I have also been working as a audiovisual translator/subtitler and QC provider.
and IT (mostly software) projects:
- Contracts, patents,
user manuals, user interfaces, legal terms and conditions
- Microsoft Windows
(Hungarian user interfaces)
- IBM product user
- Heavy equipment user
manuals e.g. John Deere, Otis, Scania, Volvo, Daimler AG, Kenworth, Trane,
Stadler Rail Management etc.
- Medical devices:
documentation of medical and lab research devices (e.g. GE's
perioperative/surgery management software, GE's Discovery PET/CT
system, Siemens Artiste linear accelerator), small medical device
manuals for Zeiss etc.
- E-learning platform
materials and external customer-facing websites for Zeiss Industrial Metrology
& Zeiss Microscopy
website presenting Zeiss glasses and sunglasses: https://www.zeiss.com/vision-care/int/better-vision.html
materials (marketing brochures, social media ad campaigns) for pharmaceutical
companies: Bayer, GSK
- Small projects for
Facebook and Amazon
and pharmaceutical projects:
- academic research publications, patient
leaflets, summaries of product characteristics, hospital reports, marketing
brochures, therapeutic area websites, pharmaceutical training materials,
clinical study protocols (Bayer, Pfizer, Richter Gedeon Nyrt., Merck, Novartis,
Sanofi, Teva, NovoNordisk etc.)
websites presenting Zeiss Medical Technology solutions https://www.zeiss.com/meditec/int/home.html
- Patient materials (hospital reports,
discharge summaries) and trial documentation (AE/SAE reports, EC letters,
patient diaries) for Covance, ICON, CEVA, Quintiles, AstraZeneca, Parexel, PPD,
- Book chapters in scientific publications
- Original works of J. R. R. Tolkien and
related publications (on behalf of the Hungarian Tolkien Society), other
Bassham – Eric Bronson: Philosophy of The Lord of The Rings. Bestline, 2004.
Martinez: Visualizing Middle Earth. Bestline, 2004.
Murray: The Tolkien Quiz Book. Lucullus, 2004.
Wynn Fonstad: The Atlas of Middle Earth. Ciceró, 2004.
Baggett, Shawn E. Klein, William Irwin: Harry Potter and Philosophy. Bestline,
R. R. Tolkien: The Hobbit (The Annotated Hobbit). Ciceró, 2006.
Lee: The Lord of the Rings Sketchbook. Európa Könyvkiadó, 2006.
R. R. Tolkien: The Book of Lost Tales I-II. Cartaphilus, 2011.
R. R. Tolkien: The History of Middle Earth, volumes I-V. Cartaphilus, 2011;
Helikon, under publication.
- subtitle translation and QA for Iyuno Media Group and
Plint (Nordisk Undertext)