Member since Sep '16

Working languages:
Spanish to English

TomWalker
Earth Technology Translations

Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Local time: 10:13 MST (GMT-7)

Native in: English Native in English
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Aug 22, 2020 (posted via ProZ.com):  Recently, I have been doing final editing of scientific papers written in English by non-native English speakers. Fair or not, for scientific and academic work to have maximum impact and advance the careers of the scientists, it has to appear in English in a top-rated English-language journal. I am typically provided with a paper already in English, but in which the quality of the English is not equal to the high quality of the work presented. My task is to rewrite as necessary, so the paper will be accepted by the target journal. ...more, + 2 other entries »
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at ProZ.com.
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Construction / Civil EngineeringGeology
Mining & Minerals / GemsEnvironment & Ecology

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 279, Questions answered: 194, Questions asked: 44
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Arizona State University
Experience Years of experience: 8. Registered at ProZ.com: Nov 2014. Became a member: Sep 2016.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Spanish to English (University of California, San Diego)
Memberships ATA, Arizona Translators & Interpreters, Inc.
Software AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
I am a freelance Spanish-English translator, specializing in medical and scientific-technical documents.
I have a Certificate in Spanish-English Translation from the University of California, San Diego, Extension. I have been working as a professional Spanish-English translator for almost five years.
I also do English-language proofreading, editing and technical writing.
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: 287
PRO-level pts: 279


Language (PRO)
Spanish to English279
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering117
Medical42
Other32
Bus/Financial20
Art/Literary20
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Construction / Civil Engineering55
Mechanics / Mech Engineering24
Medical (general)20
Medical: Pharmaceuticals16
Architecture16
Engineering (general)12
Finance (general)12
Pts in 24 more flds >

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Keywords: Spanish, earth science, civil engineering, water resources, geotechnical engineering, mining


Profile last updated
Aug 22, 2020



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