Kimberly Sta. Maria Dalton


Phone (048) 268-8772 • Cell (080) 5041-9555 • E-mail kimd@hotmail.com

3-15-507 Shibazono Cho • Kawaguchi, Saitama 333-0853

Education

07/2004 CLAIR Japanese Language Course

  • Received a certificate of completion for the Advanced Course 

1999–2002 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

  • BS in Computer Science/Molecular Biology, minor in Japanese
  • Arts and Science Honors Scholar and Honors Scholarship recipient

Experience

08/02-Present JET Programme, Assistant Language Teacher Saitama

  • Responsible for lesson planning and teaching at 3 jr. high schools and 6 elementary schools within Kawaguchi. Translated documents and speeches into English for the use of faculty and students. Participated in English clubs at several schools.
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2000-Present Private English Tutor America & Saitama

  • Taught English to five Japanese private students and two Korean students of varying English levels. Lessons included pronunciation practice, TOEIC & TOEFL preparation, reading comprehension, and basic and advanced conversation.

2000-2002 Conversation Partners volunteer America

  • Volunteered once a week teaching English and English conversation to Japanese and Korean foreign exchange students.

02/04-Present Hemuloki Scanalations, translator

  • Translated and created English versions of comics not yet licensed in America.

Leadership

2004-Present

  • Served as president of Saitama AJET
  • Served as webmaster of Habitat for Humanity’s Special Interest Group
  • Served as vice president of the Women’s Special Interest Group
  • Interned and served as webmaster at the Afghanistan Embassy in Tokyo

Special skills

1994–Present

  • Intermediate/Advanced level of Japanese

References

Available upon request