Korean Translator and Interpreter – Kijung



· Over ten years experience working as a freelance translator/interpreter in Korean/English

· Experience working with international clientele from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds

· Excellent communication skills

· Legal, Medical, Insurance, Business, Online games, etc.


Korean Interpreter, LLS(Language Line Services, USA)                                                 2005-present

Freelance Korean Translator/Interpreter, PROKOS (Professional Korean Services)    2001-present

English/Korean services (general, legal – depositions, financial, business, computer, presentations, meetings and other fields)

Overseas Marketing Manager(FT), JTS Korea, Inc. Seoul, Korea                                    2000-2001

One of the biggest and oldest soft localization companies dealing with Korean/English Translations, computer-related translations, and military projects.

Faculty Coordinator(PT), Best Foreign Language Institute, Korea                                    1999-2000

Hired, supervised, and evaluated English language teachers from the U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Designed curricula for Beginning Conversation, TOEIC, TOEFL, Business English, and Advanced Listening/Speaking classes. Taught both Advanced Listening/Speaking classes centered on CNN news and Business English classes.

Freelance Translator/Interpreter, Korea                                                                           1995-2000

Provided English Korean translation and interpretation services for various clients in medical, legal, customer service department and company presentations. Worked as the lead English interpreter at the Masan International Play Festival in 1996.


B.A., English Language and Literature, Kyungnam University, Masan, Korea             February 2000

Interpreter of International Trade Expo in San Francisco, USA, 2006

Interpreter of Korean Martial arts competition in San Francisco, Seattle and Ohio, 2001

Captain of the Korean section at the CCSF International Fair, 1997

Interpreter of International Play Festival, Masan, Korea, 1995

Planning director of the Kyungnam University Tae Kwon Do Club

Vice-President of Kyungnam University’s English Conversation Club



Jeong-Lan Kinser

Phone: 1. 650-856-3117 2. 209-478-0850        Cell: (209) 670-3910

Skills and Qualifications:
• Multicultural interpersonal skill by teaching in various countries: Korea; Ecuador;
• Translation skill (Korean < > English)
• Interpretation skill (Korean < > English)
• Multimedia presentation skill
• Public Speaking skills
• Effective writing skill
• Interpersonal communication skill
• Video editing skill
• Blogging skill

Educational Background:
• American Translators Association member
• Currently enrolled in the Educational Leadership, Ed. D program at CSUStanislaus
• MA. English, California State University, Stanislaus, May 2011. Concentrations:
English: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and
Rhetoric and Teaching Writing
• MA, Advanced Studies, California State University, Stanislaus, 2006 with
distinction. Concentrations: Instructional Technology
• Multiple Subject Professional Clear Credential, 2005
• Supplementary/Subject matter Subject(s) and Authorizations in English, 2005
• Pre-intern Certificate for teaching, 2002
• Canada Kingston College TESOL Diploma, Turlock, Canada, 2001
• Canada ESL International Language Institute Certificate, 2000
• BA in English (Korea Open University, South Korea), 1999
• Psychology Counseling License (Korea Psychology Counseling Academy, 1996)
• BA in Broadcasting and Journalism (Kwang-ju University, South Korea), 1992

Translation/Interpretation Experience
• NetFlix Simultaneous interpretation/market research moderator (July, 2011)
• Translating, Editing, Reviewing Translation, Interpreting: Korean < > English:
Educational Law in Hawaii, Language Translation Support System Ltc. (2010)
• Native language: Korean
• Document translation: various documents subjecting in law, business, IT,
economics, television, fashion, tourism, chemistry, medicine, etc. Korean < >
• Web-site translation: a new launching of Lenovo Computer Technology Inc.
• Interpretation: business meetings, court, trade shows and to other subjects of
clients’ requests.
• Manual translation: User manual translation for cosmetics, electronic and games:
various projects with Cisco Inc. in San Jose (2008-2010)
• Media translation: subtitling Korean dramas and films to English (TED
Translation project: More than 50 videos have been translated:  http://www.ted.com/talks
• Book translation: translating English textbooks to Korean: Korean children books,
Godowon’s Morning Mails (2009)
• Voice over project: recording Medical, Chemistry, Korean children’s
books/textbooks: Green Translation project: 2010
• Current: various projects in addition to the following:
• June-current. Hawaiian Law and Regulation on Disability Act: Procedural
Safeguards Notice
• June-September, 2010. Hawaiian Law and Regulation on Disability Act with
Language Translation Services
• May- June, 2010 Green Translation. Projects on Translation and proofreading
• 2010. Stonebridge Translation. Various projects
• 2010. Rebuild Babel. Various projects.
• 2010 – 2011. HopeGoal Translation Company (China). Various projects
• 2010. Verbatim Solutions. Various projects
• 2010. Northern Universal Languages Ltd (UK). Various projects
• 2010. Bilingual Resource Group. Various projects
• 2010. Babylon Translation. Various projects
• 2005-2006. Lenovo Localization projects

Teaching Experience:
• Advanced English Grammar Graduate Associate (Spring, 2011)-CSU-Stanislaus:
Turlock CA
• English TESOL Seminar Graduate Assistant: CSU-Stanislaus (Spring, 2011)
• English Composition Class (Fall, 2010)
• Substitute Teacher, Multiple Subjects (2005-current), Stockton Unified School
District, Stockton, CA
• Writing Center Tutor (2009): San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton CA
• Stockton School for Adults ESL teacher (Feb. – June, 2007) Stockton, CA
• Writing center tutor (2007), CSU-Stanislaus: Turlock, CA
• ESL Teacher (Jan.-Nov. 2005), Quito, Ecuador
• EFL Teacher (1992-2000), Kwangju, South Korea

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