In addition to my academic qualifications, I aim to complete at least one translation or editorial course a year in order to keep my skills up to date.

I am a full member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and a professional member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading.



  • SfEP courses: Proofreading 1, Copyediting 1, Editing in Word, References
  • PTC Essential Grammar

Translation and Language Certification

  • Goethe C2 German (2019)
  • C2 Croatian–English for legal interpreting & translation exam: Distinction (2016)
  • DELE B2 Spanish (2012)
  • CELTA Pass A in teaching English as a foreign language (2012)

Academic Qualifications

2008–13          University of Manchester, PhD in Social Anthropology

2007–8            University of Manchester, MA Anthropological Research: Merit

2005–6            University of Manchester, MSc in History of Science: Distinction

2002–5           University of Cambridge, BA (hons) Natural Sciences: 2.1

Options studied: (Mathematics, Psychology, History and Philosophy of Science)