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Board Member Spotlight: Edmund Asare

03/11/2018 8:12 PM | Anonymous

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Name: Edmund Asare


Language Pair(s): French-English


Any Degree(s)/Certification(s): 

PhD (Translation Studies), Kent State Ohio

MA Translation/MLIS UW-Milwaukee

MA (French) Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN



What is your career?

Foreign language professor


Why did you decide to join MATI?

I joined MATI because I was seeking an opportunity to contribute directly to the work of the association. I also wanted to meet and network with other translators and interpreters.


What is your favorite part of the workday?

Teaching and working with students in the classroom and on projects.


What do you do in your free time?

I read and I enjoy outdoor activities as the weather permits.


What do you enjoy most about your participation on the MATI Board?

The privilege of meeting regularly, planning and collaborating with a terrific team, made up of highly talented and energetic individuals. I cherish the opportunity to contribute to the work of MATI.

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