Working languages:
English to Korean

Sejeong Pyeon
Social science, Refugee politics

seongnam city, gyeonggi do, South Korea
Local time: 23:30 KST (GMT+9)

Native in: Korean Native in Korean
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Transcription, Copywriting
Expertise
Specializes in:
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Psychology
Government / Politics

Experience Years of translation experience: 5. Registered at ProZ.com: Apr 2018.
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Software Adobe Acrobat, Google Translator Toolkit, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
Bio
WORK EXPERIENCE

*Hansol Elementary School, Seongnam — March 2017 - December 2017 
Teaching English conversation as part of the afterschool activity program

*Social Enterprise Promotion Agency, Seoul— July 2016 - January 2017
Monitoring and consulting of local social enterprises

*KOICA ODA Intern, NANCEN (Center for Refugees in Korea) — July 2015 - December 2015
Monitoring and reporting of the whole refugee client-support performance
Responsible for client inquiries, communication with the board and the sponsors
Special Projects: Training at a related organization in Sydney, Australia as a representative of NANCEN
  Simplified statistical analysis of the trend of the last 9 years in English

*Administrative Coordinator, Institute for Medicine and Human Rights — August 2013 - August 2014 
Support and documentation of rehabilitative counselling with torture victims
Responsibility for the monthly settlement of accounts
Special Projects: Annual report on performance to the International Rehabilitation Council of Torture Victims
                  Participation in the translation of the book “In Pursuit of Justice (The importance of psychosocial support for torture victims participating in legal proceeding)”



EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

*NANCEN (Center for Refugees in Korea)  — since January 2016
Volunteer service as interpreter/translator (English), interpretation of interviews, translation of information about country of origin (COI) for lawsuits, manual for refugees with LGBT background, notice on non-recognition of refugee status etc. 

*Seoul Administrative Court — August 2016 - December 2017
    Volunteer service as interpreter (English), interpretation of the statements of refugee status applicants at the trial

*Rainbow Youth Center  — March 2016 - February 2017
Volunteer service as an English tutor for young refugees from North Korea

*College for Higher Tibetan Studies/Gu-Chu-Sum (Political Prisoners Movement of Tibet), Dharamsala, India — September 2014 - May 2015
Volunteer service as an English teacher for former political prisoners, completion of Tibetan language course 

*Multicultural Family Happiness Center  — March 2013 - July 2013
Supporting immigrants through English Interpretation/translation

*Technische Universität Berlin, Germany — March 2012 - August 2012
Completion of the student exchange program and the German language course (CEFR Level B1)



EDUCATION

Seoul National University 
Seoul, Korea — 2007 - 2013

B.A. in Economics “Cum Laude”, February 2013 

Special activities: Economical perspectives on China (team research, analysis and presentation of a business model of China); participation in various classes in the departments of dendrology, German literature, music etc. 



SKILLS & INTERESTS

Proven MS Office skills
Working knowledge of both spoken & written English
Quality knowledge of written Korean
High sense of responsibility, probity and punctuality 
Basic knowledge of Tibetan, German and Chinese




Profile last updated
Apr 28



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