Dina Al-Mahdy – IAPTI

Dina Al-Mahdy

Member No. 541

 

SKILLS

- ARABIC - ENGLISH


- ENGLISH - ARABIC


- FRENCH - ARABIC


- FRENCH - ENGLISH


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

- TRANSLATION

- EDITING / PROOFREADING

- SUBTITLING

- COPYWRITING

- LOCALIZATION

- VOICEOVER/DUBBING

- LAYOUT / DTP

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

An editor and translator, Publishing department, Bibliotheca Alexandrina

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

- ARTS AND HUMANITIES - AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA - GENERAL - JOURNALISM - LITERATURE

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

Translation: Head of Projects Coordination Unit at the Library of Alexandria (Bibliotheca Alexandrina). Editor and Translator at the Library of Alexandria (Bibliotheca Alexandrina). Freelance translator and editor at the following organizations and publishing houses: o  Cairo Laboratory for Urban Studies, Training and Environmental Research (CLUSTER) o  Dawen Publishing House o  Austin Macauley Publishing House o  Bloomsbury Publishing House  o  Meedan organization o The Free Speech Debate website, the Dahrendorf Programme for the Study of Freedom at St Antony's College in the University of Oxford o The National Center for Translation of the Ministry of Culture in Egypt o Sphinx Publishing House Writing and Copyediting: Contributing writer in the Bibliotheca Alexandrina's Quarterly Newsletters. Freelance Contributing writer in Elephant Journal, USA.  Freelance Contributing writer in Medium, USA.   Freelance Contributing writer in Austin Macauley Publishers Ltd., UK. Freelance English editor at the Alexandria Regional Center for Women's Health and Development, Alexandria. Freelance English/Arabic copyeditor at Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing. Freelance writer and translator at the Bloomsbury Publishing.  Freelance writer and translator at Women of Egypt magazine. Freelance Contributing writer in Al-Ahram Weekly, Egypt.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Associate at International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) Member at the American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) Member at International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies (IATIS) Member at Translators Without Borders (TWB) Member at the International Association for Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI). Certified International Translator, authorized by the Egyptian Translators Association (EGYTA) and the International Federation of Translation (FIT), UNESCO. Member at the Egyptian Syndicate for Translators and Linguists (ETLS).

SOFTWARE

Desktop Publishing Tools: Adobe Acrobat Professional XI
Adobe InDesign CS6 ME Adobe Photoshop CS6 ME
Adobe Illustrator CS6 ME
Computer Assisted Translation Tools:         
SDL Trados Studio 2017 SDLX Lite WordFast 6.0 Pro
Microsoft Local Studio 6.0
Web Publishing Tools:
HTML and CSS Styles
Adobe Flash Professional CS6
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Adobe
Photoshop for Web CS6