Tongtip Poonlarp

Tongtip Poonlarp holds a Master’s Degree in French-Thai translation and a PhD in linguistics from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. She worked as a translator and news rewriter at the National Broadcasting Services of Thailand (Channel 11) from 1999 to 2002 before joining Chulalongkorn University as a faculty member. From 2006 to 2010 she translated French documentary films for the annual Bangkok Science Film Festival, and since 2012 has translated documentary scripts for dubbing for TrueVisions, Thailand’s leading cable satellite television operator. She teaches translation at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and is currently the chair of MA in Translation Program at the Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University.