Working languages:
Thai to English

Phil Mathias
Experienced Thai>English translator

Local time: 03:06 ICT (GMT+7)

Native in: English Native in English
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Philip Mathias

Email: [email protected]
Native language: English
Language combination: Thai>English

I am a British citizen, resident and working in Thailand since 1990. My full-time employment has been in teaching but I have also worked as a freelance translator, re-writer and proofreader since 2003. I have undertaken a wide variety of projects working directly with clients and through agencies, both in Thailand and abroad.

My main areas of work are:
My main areas of specialization are:
1. Business
• company annual reports
• customer service surveys and questionnaires
• advertising material
• company correspondence
2. Tourism
• tourism reports and promotional materials
• travel and entertainment guides, both in print and online
3. Academic writing, particularly in the fields of Humanities and Linguistics
• MA dissertations
• academic articles and abstracts
4. Official forms and documents
• official documents, including police reports, immigration and tax documents

Other projects have included:
• children's literature
• magazine columns and articles on subjects including real estate, home and lifestyle
• subtitles for video material

I have also done proofreading and editing work for a small publisher.

Please note that I only accept Thai>English translation work.

MA Linguistics (TESOL), University of Surrey, UK
BA Modern History and Politics, University of Liverpool, UK
Other Qualifications: RSA Certificate TEFLA

Employment History:
2000-present: Lecturer, English Department, School of Humanities and Tourism Management, Bangkok University, Thailand
2012-2014: Associate Dean for Student Affairs
2008-2012: Chairperson, English Department
1993-2000: Lecturer, Royal Thai Naval Academy, Samutprakan, Thailand
Keywords: Thai to English translator, Thai to English translation, Thai to English, translation, business, company report, annual report, official documents, travel, tourism, academic, thesis, dissertation, certificate, birth certificate, marriage certificate, proofreading, editing,

Profile last updated
Oct 28, 2016

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