María Barros Ochoa

María Barros was born and educated in Spain. She has degrees in Classical Languages and English Philology, and a Ph.D. in Translation Studies. Ms. Barros taught Linguistics and English-Spanish Translation in two Spanish universities for several years. In 1997 she started working as a translator for the United Nations Headquarters in New York, where she currently holds a permanent position as Senior Reviser and Terminologist of the Spanish Translation Service.