I am a freelance Italian translator, working also as researcher in the academia. I can therefore offer you the competence gained in 5 years as translator of technical and academic texts, together with a deep knowledge of my fields of expertise.
Quality and accuracy are my first concerns.
European University Institute, Florence 2007- 2011
Ph.D. at the History and Civilization Department
European University Institute, Florence 2006 – 2007
Master of Research at the History and Civilization Department
University of Florence, Florence 1999 – 2005
Master’s Degree, graduated with distinction (“110 e lode”) in Modern Languages and Literatures (Spanish and English)
Brown University, Providence (US) Fall 2004
Visiting Research at the History Department
FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION Business/Commerce
- Marketing / Market Research
- Complete websites / Hotel and Company Websites / e-Commerce
- Management / Human Resources
- Instructions / Operating / Quality manuals
- Livestock / Animal Husbandry
- Articles - Essays - Books - Ph.D. thesis and Teaching material.
Areas of expertise:
Anthropology, Economics, History, Law, Literature, Medicine, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology and Political Science.
- Fashion and Design
- Textiles / Clothing, catalogues,
- Architecture / Furniture / Household Appliances
- Food & Drink / Cooking / Culinary
MAIN CLIENTS AND PROJECTS FOLLOWED
Cosentino srl. catalogues and company quality/technical manuals - Mango - Vivobarefoot website - Ding3000 website and catalogues - Fedex - Sofitel Luxury Hotels - Le Meridien Hotels website - Hotel Alfonso XIII website (Seville) - Fluency in English website - Interior Design and Architecture Handbooks (e.g. Bocetos y renderings en 3D. Diseño de producto de la A a la Z; New Masters in Architecture I) - Medical Guidelines and Manuals (e.g. Preguntas y respuestas sobre PRRS)
CAT tools: Trados 7.0/8.0/SDL2015 Freelance Edition, SDLX, Wordfast, Catalyst, Across.
DPT tools: Microsoft Publisher 2013, Adobe Indesign, Scribus, Lucid Press, Serif Pageplus
Other: Wordpress and Jimdo platforms, HTML writing.
RATES & CONTACT INFO
Translation work is charged on a per-word or per-page basis; editing work on a per-word or per-hour basis. A minimum charge applies to small jobs. Please feel free to contact me through my profile with a project description and estimated wordcount to receive a free quote within 24 hours (if possible, please attach the file to be translated/edited).