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Richard Goris

Freelance Japanese Translator & Italian Translator

Location:Kanagawa, Fukushima, Japan
2 Skills
I am a native-born American, resident in Japan since 1950. I am completely bilingual in English and Japanese, and fluent also in Japan. I specialize in editing scienific papers written by Japanese scientists and others. I also do Japanese-English translations. I have a Ph.D, in science. I have extensive experience in writing scientific papers. I am expert in doing short abstracts. My resume follows.


Richard Charles Goris
Date of Birth: September 1, 1931
Place of Birth: Buffalo, N.Y., U.S.A.
Present Address: Hatsuyama 1-7-13
Miyamae-ku, Kawasaki-shi
216-0026 JAPAN
Tel: +81 (0)44 977 6703


Edit English language scientific papers as freelance editor


Fluent in English, Japanese, and Italian; 50+ years' experience editing English papers written by Japanese scientists; professional knowledge of English grammar, syntax, and vocabulary; extensive experience writing research papers in the Life Sciences (60+, Bibliography on request); world authority on infrared reception in snakes.


Computer literate (PC); fast, accurate work; can also do excellent Japanese-English translations.

Jan. 22, 1973 =>Awarded Ph.D. (Doctor of Science) degree,
Kyushu University, Dept. of Physiology, ???? ?? ??138?
July 7, 1964~Jan. 15, 1973=>Post Graduate Researcher, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo
April 1, 1955~March 9, 1959 => Salesian Theological College, Chofu-shi, Tokyo-to, Japan
Sept. 27, 1950~Aug. 30, 1951 => Salesian College, Chofu-shi, Tokyo-to, Japan
Sept. 1, 1948 ~ June 30, 1948 => Don Bosco College, Newton, N.J.


Nihon Bioresearch Center
Yokohama Medical Association
Herpetological Society of Japan
Japanese Society of Ophthalmology
Japanese Society of Comparative Ophthalmology
Japan Association of Zoos and Aquariums


? Sept. 1, 1951~December 31, 1952: Part-time English teacher at Salesian College
? Jan. 8, 1953~Sept. 30, 1969: Full-time English teacher at Ikuei Junior and Senior High School, Suginami-ku, Tokyo
? Oct. 10, 1969~May 31, 1972: Curator of Reptiles, Japan Snake Center
? Dec. 24, 1973~March 31, 2008: CEO, Total English Ltd.
? Jan. 1, 1976~present: CEO, Goris Research Lab
? Jan. 15, 1973~March 31, 1983: Research Fellow, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
? April 1, 1983~March 31, 1996: Part-time Lecturer, Dept. of Anatomy, Yokohama City University School of Medicine
? April 1, 1996~present: Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Anatomy, Yokohama City University School of Medicine