About me

Experience

since 2006

Working as a sole entrepreneur, freelance interpreter and translator for English, German, Dutch and Croatian. I have gained extensive experience in interpreting at management and supervisory board meetings in companies and banks, as well as translating for the public and private markets in Slovenia, and regularly interpreting at European Parliament sessions and European Commission and EU Council meetings.

2005 – 2010

Worked as a teaching assistant at the MA (previously specialist) course in conference interpreting offered by the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana, and held a course in interpreting for translators employed at various Government ministries preparing for Slovenia’s EU Council Presidency.

2003 – 2005

Employed at the Translation and Editing Service at the Secretary-General’s Office of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia as interpreter and translator, where I translated various addresses, agreements and public releases, interpreted high-level protocol talks, technical negotiations, and training of expert staff.

1998 – 2001

Part-time work as a translator at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia.

since 2002

Part-time work as a subtitler levitra rezeptfrei erfahrung for Discovery, Animal Planet and History.

2001 – 2002

Taught an English course for adult learners at the Public Education and Training Institution in Kranj.

1996 – 2001

Part-time work as a subtitler at POP TV and A Kanal commercial TV stations.

Education and Training

January 2005

Graduated as MPhil in Modern English Language at the University of Ljubljana with the thesis Methodological Approaches to Interpreter Training.

January 2003

Accredited as a freelance interpreter in European Institutions.

July 2002

Completed a postgraduate Specialist Course for Conference Interpreters at the University of Ljubljana.

September 1999

Graduated in English and German languages and translation at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana with the theses Dictionary of Slovene-English False Friends (letters D, U), and Dubbing and/or Subtitling.

I have also undertaken continuous further professional education and training at the Universities of Bradford (UK), Graz (AU)Germersheim (DE)Würzburg (DE), Utrecht (NL), Nijenrode (NL) and Zadar (CRO), as well as attended traineeship programmes offered by European Institutions.