Member since Dec '13

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

Janice Giffin
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Arese (MI), Lombardia, Italy
Local time: 02:53 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English
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What Janice Giffin is working on
Sep 23, 2019 (posted via  Currently translating articles, stories, newsletters and recipes for an Italian/English bi-monthly magazine for those who love the sea. ...more, + 1 other entry »
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingAdvertising / Public Relations
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaEducation / Pedagogy
Textiles / Clothing / FashionCooking / Culinary
General / Conversation / Greetings / LettersTourism & Travel
Poetry & LiteratureMarketing / Market Research
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 398, Questions answered: 282, Questions asked: 30
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Advertising and Public Relations, Arts, Arts & Crafts, Music, Business and Marketing, Education/Pedagogy, Food and Wine, Food Technology, General conversation, Idioms, sayings, maxims, legal, Maritime

Translation education Master's degree - San Diego State University
Experience Years of experience: 15. Registered at Sep 2013. Became a member: Dec 2013. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Italian to English (Libera Università di Lingue e Comunicazion (previously Istituto Universitario di Lingue Moderne))
Italian to English (Libera Università di Lingue e Comunicazion (previously Istituto Universitario di Lingue Moderne))
Italian to English (University of Oregon, B.A. Romance Languages, Ital)
Italian to English (San Diego State University, M.A. Linguistics, Engl)
Italian to English (Equipollenza- See attached scanned document )

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Prof.ssa Giffin offre Servizi come traduttrice dall' italiano all' inglese e correttrice di bozze in inglese.

E' stata traduttrice per Tracce.TV, un contenitore web di short documentaries e contenuti multimedialigeo‐localizzati che raccontano storie di eccellenza del territorio.

Ha collaborato con il Centro per la Cultura d’Impresa (Milano) e con la Fondazione Ansaldo (Genova) per la pubblicazione on-line della versione inglese di “Cultura e Impresa” (

Collabora anche con singoli professionisti per la revisione e correzione in inglese prima di pubblicazione o presentazione pubblica di testi accademici e professionali.

Janice Giffin offers Italian to English translation copyediting, and proofreading services in a wide range of fields: technical, scientific, humanities and tourism.

Her area of expertise includes translation (Italian to English) and/or editing of academic and professional texts for conference presentation or publication.

More recently she has translated documentaries and retimed them as subtitles for a new web tv portal that promotes local tourism in the Milan area.

Janice personally coaches Italian researchers, teaching assistants and professors in the preparation of their academic subject courses to be taught in English.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 446
PRO-level pts: 398

Top languages (PRO)
Italian to English311
French to English47
Spanish to English40
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences34
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Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters78
Education / Pedagogy54
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion52
Tourism & Travel44
Cooking / Culinary36
Marketing / Market Research32
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting22
Pts in 7 more flds >

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Keywords: Italian, academic papers, conference presentations, business reports, subtitling, documentaries, tourism, marketing, art, literature, travel, food and wine, education, pedagogy

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Nov 5, 2020

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