Professional experience

Since 07/2011

Conference interpreter and translator for English, Spanish, French and German for the following:

  • International institutions like the European Commission, United Nations Association of Germany, German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) GmbH, Human Rights Watch, Friends of the Earth, Peace Brigades International
  • Radio and television stations like ZDF, MDR, ORF
  • International companies like Deloitte, AMAZONE, KPMG, Johnson & Johnson, SEAT, attac
  • Renowned scientists like microbiologist Prof. Dr. Don Huber of Purdue University/USA, geographer Neil Smith of City University New York
  • Sworn interpreter for court proceedings, police activities, administrative bodies etc.

Guest lecturer for conference interpreting/note-taking

Metropolitan University/Leeds


Guest lecturer at Heidelberg University

Institute for Translation and Interpreting

10/2012 - 05/2013

Interpreter for German, English, French, Spanish

In the medical sphere: Eugin Clinic, Eugin Foundation and Research Centre, Barcelona

01-04 2012 Translator with Mahrt Fachübersetzungen, a specialist translation agency in Hamburg
Since 2005

Teacher for English, French, Spanish and German as a foreign language at different schools, e.g. Helmholtz High School Leipzig, language academies etc.


Stay abroad in Montpellier/Frankreich

03/2009 - 05/2009

Language centre at the Technical University of Crete;


07/2007 - 10/2007

CENTRAL GERMAN BROADCASTING (MDR), Science and Education Department,

Culture and Science programming department;

Employed in PR and editorial sections


09/2009 - 07/2011

MA in Conference Interpreting from the University of La Laguna, Spain (in cooperation with the European Commission and the European Parliament)

Language combination:  A-language: German
C-languages: English, Spanish, French
Additional modules: European institutions, Economics
09/2006 - 09/2009

BA in Intercultural Knowledge Communication and Ethnology

Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle/Saale

Grade: “good” (among the top 20 graduates)

Specialisation: Intercultural communication and foreign languages


2005-2006 Travel and Work stay abroad in New Zealand and Australia
07/2005 Abitur from Thomasschule, Leipzig