EDUCATION


US EDUCATION:

MA in Translation and Interpretation (MAT&I), Advanced Entry Program, 1999, Monterey Institute of International Studies, Monterey, California, USA
 

RUSSIA EDUCATION

BA equivalent in Interpretation/Translation, English Language and Philology, 1995, St. Petersburg State University, Department of Philology, St. Petersburg, Russia.



TEACHING EXPERIENCE SUMMARY:


1999 – 2001 and 2011 – 2013: Adjunct Professor and Visiting Professor, Monterey Institute of International Studies, Monterey, CA. Developed and taught courses in professional simultaneous and consecutive interpretation between Russian and English on a large variety of topics, including science and technology, politics and diplomacy, environment, economics, etc. Member of GSTILE Russian Professional Examinations Jury.


1995  –  1998: Interpretation Instructor and Student Advisor for St. Petersburg Institute of Foreign Languages, St. Petersburg, Russia.


1990 to Present: Delivered (both in English
and Russian languages) public and private talks and lectures for professional interpreters, including Advanced Simultaneous Interpretation Skills at the Annual Meeting of the California Federation of Interpreters (CFI), San Francisco, 2011 and educational lectures about the interpretation profession for general audiences,
e.g. NASA. Provided advice and consultations to fellow Russian interpreters.


Variety of specialty topics including aerospace industry, nuclear industry, nonproliferation, environmental protection, business, politics, public management, engineering, computers, oil and gas industry, mass media, law.


 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC),

American Association of Language Specialists (TAALS), American Translators Association (ATA), International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI), Northern California Translators Association (NCTA).

Professional Russian conference interpreter with over 20 years of experience. Professor of Russian interpretation at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Monterey, CA. Member of the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC) and of the American Association of Language Specialists (TAALS).