Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Celine Detraz

Adjunct Professor

Professor Détraz has been working as a freelance English-French translator and conference interpreter since 1999. Her translation practice focuses in large part on the medical, pharmaceutical and biotech industries. As an interpreter, she has worked for a wide range of clients, including the U.S. Department of State and other public organizations, as well as private corporations on the West Coast and beyond.

She is a graduate of the Institute and is accredited by the American Translators Association.


Translation and simultaneous and consecutive interpretation of French and English


MA in Translation and Interpretation, Monterey Institute of International Studies; MS in Chemical Engineering, École Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier, France.

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