Bilingual : English & French
graduated from three European universities
Scientific & General translation & proofreading
French to English.
travel / liaison
Spelling, syntax & language use
scientific & other
Fields - specialisation in Biology
Highly qualified, Gladez Shorland Ph.D. applies the knowledge and skills obtained during her scientific training to all the services she provides, in the following fields:
Conservation & animal welfare
Animals & habitats
Ecology & Ecosystems
Evolution of language
Genetics & evolution
Beyond the field of science...
A native English speaker, Gladez's experience in scientific communication, and specifically in writing articles for publication in peer-reviewed journals, further enables her to review and proofread manuscripts in other fields, such as Geophysics or Applied optics in Physics, to name a few examples.
Gladez's linguistic proficiency leads her to work on many non-specialist projects in a number of different areas: blogs & web content, film, autobiographical accounts, etc...
Profile Gladez Shorland PhD
PhD in Biology - Primatology: Comparative Cognition
University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
MSc - Animal & Human Behaviour
University of Rennes 1, France
BSc - Zoology (First Class Honours)
Swansea University, Wales
Gladez's upbringing in a bilingual environment and her studies carried out in Britain, France and Switzerland have enabled her to acquired a solid command of English and French.
Her scientific education up to PhD level paired with this collaboration have allowed Gladez to develop specific linguistic skills in her field of expertise and beyond.
Her experience as a translator is the result of a ten-year collaboration with a Congolese organisation, "Les Amis des Bonobos du Congo" and the varied projects she has had the opportunity to work on since setting up her freelance translator business in 2019.