Dorothee Uí Cheallaigh is the main translator at Cape Clear Island Language Services. She holds an M.A. in Celtic Philology from Aberdeen University and a Ph.D. in Modern Irish Language and Literature from University College, Cork. Fluent in Irish, English and German, she is interested in connecting the Irish language with other EU languages apart from English. She lives with her family on the Gaeltacht Island of Cape Clear in SW Ireland and has been working as a professional translator for national and international clients since 2003.