Below are biographies of some of our native editors and translators.
Ph.D. (Theoretical Physics). Authored more than 20 papers and a book on game theory. Lecturer in mathematics and statistics.
Editor, Medical writer
MBBS, PhD. Australian medical doctor who trained in internal medicine and holds a PhD from a Japanese university for research in dermatology and immunology.
PhD (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology). Extensive research experience, mainly in the US. Author of more than 40 research papers and peer reviewer.
PhD (Mathematical Sciences). Published papers in knot theory and graph theory, developer on open-source and shrink-wrapped software, multiple patents for high-throughput communications algorithms.
MPhil (Economics). Lectured in Economics at a U.S. university. Extensive experience translating academic papers, academic conference materials, and text books.
MS (Plant Genetics). Research background and former lab manager. Published more than 10 research papers.
MSc (Materials Science) from Oxford University. Translator of journal papers and conference presentations. Previously worked as patent engineer and translator.
PhD (Pharmacology). Formerly a researcher in biomedical science, lecturer in pharmacology, and experience in drug formulation. Published author.
Translator, Legal translator
BA (Japanese), Master of Laws (LLM). Legal translator. Certified lawyer with working experience in Japan.
MA (Asian Studies). Fulltime translator of journal papers and books who specializes in the liberal arts. Former research fellow and instructor at Japanese universities.
PhD (Electrical Engineering). Author of 40+ English technical papers. Extensive experience in semiconductors and engineering.
Master of Public Affairs. Editor and fiscal analyst at a US state legislature. Experienced editor of academic papers.
PhD (Medicinal Chemistry). Winner of a science writing award. Published researcher.
MS (Chemistry). Graduated from Caltech. Published in J. Org. Chem. and Tetrahedron Lett. Has experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
PhD (Psychology). Published researcher. Translates journal papers and conference presentations.
Background in physics and molecular dynamics simulations. Did graduate work in physics and magnetic materials. Full-time translator and editor.
MS (Chemical Engineering). More than 10 years of experience translating journal papers and chemical patents.
Background in chemistry. Translates mainly journals papers and patents. Chemical industry experience.
Published researcher. Many years of experience translating and editing biotechnical and biomedical papers.
MD with working experience in Japan. Fulltime translator.
PhD (Medical Genetics). Published author. Research background and experienced editor.
MSc (Clinical Pharmacology) with a focus on drug delivery. Experienced editor of journal papers, conference presentations, and grant proposals.
MA (Education Technology) with background in Mathematics. Over 20 years of translation experience, including translation of several math-based books. Knowledgeable of e-publishing. Previously a Japanese language instructor at a US university.
MA (Japanese Literature), BA (Philosophy). Fulltime translator specializing in the liberal arts. Journal papers, novels, documentary subtitles.
Translator, Legal translator
Legal translator with degrees in Law from British and Japanese universities.
MA (Environmental Science) from a Japanese university.
PhD in Education. Fulltime translator specializing in education and social science.
PhD in Sociology, specializing in the sociology of medicine. Published researcher.
MA (Finance and Economic Policy), BA (Japanese Studies). Translator of journal papers and books.
PhD (Political Science), specializing in comparative politics and women’s studies. Published author.
MA (Economics and Social Studies). Translator specializing in finance and business.
MA (Social Psychology), BA Psychology (Counseling). Experienced, fulltime translator and editor specializing in social sciences.
PhD (Economics), MSc (Health Economics). Editor and lecturer. Published author of 10+ journal papers, and book chapters and reports.
Degrees in Psychology and Japanese Literature. More than 10 years of experience translating and editing papers in the liberal arts.
MS (Public Policy). Editor of academic papers. Economist at the US Census Bureau. Lived and worked in Japan.
PhD in English. Published author of academic papers, novels, non-fiction books, short stories, and essays. Professor at a Japanese university.
PhD in Anatomy/Neuroscience. Research background. Published author. Editor and Spanish-English translator.
PhD (Physiology). Biomedical research at a pharmaceutical company. Published author. Worked at a publishing house and was involved in the production of 3 quarterly journals. More than 15 years’ editing experience.
MSc (Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences). Research experience in Japan and overseas in bioscience. Published author.
PhD and research experience in Molecular Physiology & Biophysics. Peer reviewer and author of more than 40 research papers.
Editor, Technical writer
Technical editor and writer with a background in physics. Over 20 years of experience in producing journal articles, grant proposals, and operator/user manuals. Worked as a journal editor. Science editing instructor.
More than 10 years of experience as a technical translator in computer networking, software development, and cloud/virtualization technology-related fields.
MS (Physics). Worked as engineer at Japanese firm. Translator of academic papers.