Kira Okamoto

Japanese-English Translation

A Few Words About Me

Hi, my name is Kira Okamoto and I am a Japanese-English translator with a BA in Japanese Language and Literature from the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. I am available for hire for your Japanese to English translation and localization projects.

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University of Hawai’i at Manoa

January 2013 – May 2017

BA, Japanese Language and Literature, 4.0

My undergraduate studies focused on Japanese language, sociolinguistics, traditional and modern literature, and translation theory and practice. I graduated in May 2017 with an overall GPA of 4.0 and was inducted into the Japanese National Honor Society (College Chapter) for my GPA in Japanese language-related coursework.

Doshisha University

Center of Japanese Language and Culture

September 2015 – July 2016

Certificate of completion, 3.8

  • Received the MEXT Scholarshipto study for one year at Doshisha University’s Center of Japanese Language and Culture


Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)

July 2016

N2 Passed, 141/180

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    Creative, Mobile

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    Magazine, Photography

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    Art Direction, Branding

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    Magazine, Photography

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