About Koba English

(Skulle det gå bättre på svenska? Ni kan läsa här i stället.)

Koba English is me, Katherine Koba, a one-woman repository of English knowledge. Here are the most salient points of my CV:

  • BA in English (Creative Writing) and Philosophy from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY, USA.
  • CELTA administered by the Instituto Británico (now the Centro Cultural Británico) in San José, Costa Rica.
  • Professional teaching experience within the South Korean language academy system.
  • Freelance experience as a private tutor within Stockholm.
  • Professional proofreading experience within the sciences (focus on agronomics, veterinary health, and human health) for The Scientific and Technology Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK).
  • F-skatt registered.

I have the qualifications and the experience to:

  • proofread a variety of documents:
    • journal articles
    • emails
    • cover letters
    • business documents
    • CVs
    • novel manuscripts
    • etc.
  • provide private individual or small-group instruction in English, tailored to your needs and goals.
  • informally translate short documents from English to Swedish or vice versa.

I do not have the qualifications or experience to:

  • write an iron-clad legal document of any kind.
  • guarantee publication or employment.
  • fact-check documents or verify sources.
  • formally or officially translate long documents, or official documentation (theses, diplomas, etc.).

You can contact me in a variety of ways.

  • You can email me at kat@koba-english.com
  • You can message me on Twitter (@KobaEnglish).
  • You can visit my UniversityTutor.com profile.