Karen McMillan Tkaczyk

Highly sought after, experienced, specialized freelance translator. Fellow of the ITI and ATA-certified from French into English (USA or UK). Narrowly specialized in scientific and technical translations including patents and intellectual property texts, in particular in chemistry and its industrial applications. Special knowledge of pharmaceuticals (including manufacturing and quality control) and cosmetics. Excellent mastery of written English, particularly technical English. In depth knowledge of French. French/English bilingual home. Wide experience and good understanding of the cultures of France, the USA and the UK. Also available for non-native editing and US>UK localization work. Experience with team translation in both translator and editor roles. Superb business etiquette and responsiveness. Experienced mentor.

Languages

Translation Language Pairs:

French English

Native Language: English

Services

Translation: Editing, Localization, Machine Translation Post Editing (MTPE), Translation

Locations Served

Denver Metro, Eastern Plains, Mountains, Northern Colorado, Other States, Southern Colorado, Western Slope

Qualifications

Certification: ATA Certified

Education: PhD Chemistry

Experience: 10 - 15 Years

Equipment & Software

Equipment: PC

Software: SDL Studio

Professional Associations

ATA: ATA

Specializations

Technical and Science

Including but not limited to Computers, Energy, Engineering, Industry & Technology, Natural Sciences, and Pure Sciences.