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MAST Translation Evaluator - 886848

Location:

From Home

Short Description:

Candidates are being asked to assess and evaluate translation work produced by the MAST 8 steps following a simple, pre-established, set of steps looking at a pre-established set of criteria such as the presence of key words, terms, and phrases. They will read the MAST produced text and evaluate it for accuracy, clarity and naturalness as compared to mainstream widely accepted translations such as the English Standard Version, New International Version and the New American Standard Version. Each participant must be literate in English and be willing to devote 20 hours per week to reviewing and evaluating the MAST text. We do highly desire Pastors and Theologians but also need elders deacons and lay people to participate. Participants will be required to have a computer with MS Word or compatible software and a good internet connection for the transfer of documents, instructional material and checking material. Participants will work from home or their office, travel to the WA campus is not needed.

Detail:


Candidates are being asked to assess and evaluate translation work produced by the MAST 8 steps following a simple, pre-established, set of steps looking at a pre-established set of criteria such as the presence of key words, terms, and phrases. They will read the MAST produced text and evaluate it for accuracy, clarity and naturalness as compared to mainstream widely accepted translations such as the English Standard Version, New International Version and the New American Standard Version. Each participant must be literate in English and be willing to devote 20 hours per week to reviewing and evaluating the MAST text. We do highly desire Pastors and Theologians but also need elders deacons and lay people to participate. Participants will be required to have a computer with MS Word or compatible software and a good internet connection for the transfer of documents, instructional material and checking material. Participants will work from home or their office, travel to the WA campus is not needed. Wycliffe Associates will not be covering travel or lodging expenses - WA will also not be able to make any housing arrangements.