Working languages:
English to Swedish
Danish to Swedish
Swedish to English

Lena Olsson
Authorised translator, PhD in English

Local time: 13:18 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Swedish Native in Swedish, English Native in English
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Subtitling
Specializes in:
HistoryScience (general)
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.Business/Commerce (general)
Law (general)Economics
Finance (general)Law: Contract(s)
Poetry & LiteratureGovernment / Politics

Translation education Master's degree - Lund University
Experience Years of experience: 14. Registered at Mar 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Swedish (Kammarkollegiet ( Legal, Financial and Administrative Services Agency))
Swedish to English (Certificate of Proficiency in English)
Swedish to English (PhD English Literature (Lund University))
English to Swedish (MA Translation Programme (Lund University))
Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Professional practices Lena Olsson endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Main area of expertise:
Academic texts

I also specialise in:
Social Sciences
Science (General)

20+ years of experience of interpreting, analysing, translating, editing, and writing literary and non-literary texts
Active literary researcher with international publishing experience
University-level teacher of English and Translation

Swedish (native)
English (mother-tongue proficiency)
Danish (fluent)

BA (Lund University): English, Linguistics, Communication (1989)
MA (Lund University): Translation (2010)
PhD (Lund University): English Literature (2001)

Other qualifications:
Cambridge Certificate in English, Grade A (1983)
Laureate of the EPSO Open Competition for translators (EPSO/AD/97/07) (2008)
Authorised translator from English to Swedish (2010)

Professional affiliations:
Keywords: authorised translation, authorised translations, authorised translator, english, swedish, danish, academic text, academic texts, dissertation, dissertations, theses, thesis, monograph, monographs, academic, scholarly, literature, history, social sciences, law, economics, business, popular science, english to swedish, swedish to english, danish to swedish, danish to english, translation, proofreading, copy-editing

Profile last updated
Jun 15, 2018

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