David Weiss

Position and Company: Researcher (pre-doc) | University of Graz
Country: Austria
Weblink: linkedin.com/in/david-weiss-903ab4187/

David Weiss holds a Master’s Degree in Conference Interpreting (French, English) from the University of Graz and is currently working as a pre-doc Researcher at the Department of Translation Studies of the University of Graz. His research focuses on translation and interpreting for public authorities in human rights-related contexts (judiciary, police etc.). He is also working as a freelance translator and interpreter for German, English and French.

From 2015 to 2019, David was head of the human rights youth project “KENNE DEINE RECHTE” (know your rights), an online human rights platform initiated by the Human Rights Advisory Council of the City of Graz and organised and coordinated by the European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (ETC Graz).More information: http://www.kennedeinerechte.at