Liese Katschinka

Liese Katschinka

 

Interpreter, translator, Vice-President of ÖVGD (Austrian Court Interpreters Association)


Born in Vienna, Austria
Educated in Austria and the USA
Studied at the University of Vienna and graduated from the Institute for Translators’ and Interpreters’ Training
Professional activities:
Free-lance translator (German/English) and interpreter (German/English/French), certified court interpreter (German/English)
Positions:
Chairperson of the FIT Committee for Court Interpreting and Legal Translation (since 1999)
Member of the Court and Legal Interpreting Commission of the International Association of Conference Interpreters (since 1985)
Vice-President of the Austrian Association of Court Interpreters (since 1998)
Vice-President (1984 – 1987) and Secretary General (1993 – 1999) of the International Federation of Translators
Secretary General of the Austrian Association of Interpreters and Translators – UNIVERSITAS (1984 – 1993)