- Information Technology
- General Medical
- Public Relations
AIL Member of the Institute of Linguists (IOL), London
Member of The Society for Co-operation in Russian & Soviet Studies (SCRSS), London.
May 2001 - Awarded Full Diploma for Examinations in Languages for International Communication, ELIC, (Russian), by the Institute of Linguists in London at first attempt. The ELIC syllabus is on a par with the language content of a first degree from a British university.
Module I Merit
Module II Distinction
Module III Merit
Background Knowledge Merit
September 1997 until June 2000 - Mordovian State University, Republic of Mordovia, Russian Federation.
Degree Title: Philology and English Language
Courses studied include: English Language, English Literature, Linguistics, Phonetics, Lexicology, Latin, Psychology and Philosophy, Rhetoric, Computing and Languages. All courses passed with Distinction.
Thesis Title: Similarities and Differences in the Sonnets of Shakespeare and Petrarca (Distinction)
August 1996 until October 1998 - Russian Branch of the European School of Education, Belgorod, Russian Federation. English Diploma, Intermediate.
Fluent in English (Institute of Linguists ELIC Diploma + 24 months residence in England, and Russian (written and spoken, native speaker).
Practical PC course at Mordovia State University included Lotus WordPro, CAD, Translation Software, Windows 95/98, MS Office, Excel, Internet Explorer and Netscape. Experience with HTML scripting and currently designing own website. Russian typing course passed (Distinction).
2001 - Present:
Tax Notes International magazine, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.A., currently translating articles on Russia.
Business Migration, London, England, currently translating "Australia's Migration Program".
Howe & Company, London, legal interpreting.
Public Citizen, Washington D.C., U.S.A, translation of the