Native speaker of German, certified translator for the English language,
PhD in History and Master of Arts in Linguistics, able to concentrate and
pay attention to detail, able to work accurately under pressure.

Experiences as
  • Translator: ancient documents of various provenance (see work experience) from Latin into German and English (since 1996), including a 50-page academic biography of a theologian from 18th-century-Latin into English
  • Linguist: editor and proofreader for scientific/academic scripts (since 2000)
  • Historian: head of an international genealogical research project for a private client, including subcontracting and writing of a biography (2006/2007)

  • Transcript, agency for transcription of old German handwritings
  • Geschichts- und Kulturkonzepte Bremen, agency for exhibition concepts
  • Akademische Texte, academic publishing
  • Genealogical associations, e.g. MAUS, Gesellschaft für Familienforschung e.V.
  • Historical Research Services, professional genealogical research agency
  • Record Offices/National Archives, e.g. Staatsarchiv Bremen
  • Historical Museums, e.g. Dom-Museum am St.Petri Dom Bremen
  • NDR (Norddeutscher Rundfunk Hamburg), documentation of TV and radio broadcast