Translation Studies


Get to know the team in Translation Studies.

Many of us work on a hybrid basis - a mixture of on-campus and digitally.

Our working hours are Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm (UK time).

Please email us in the first instance, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Email us about our taught postgraduate programme in Translation Studies

Email us about postgraduate research in Translation Studies

Academic staff

Name (sorted in ascending order) Role Email Phone number
Xiaopeng Bao Teaching Fellow in Translation Studies
Charlotte Bosseaux Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies +44 (0)131 651 3735
Karin Bosshard Teaching Fellow in Translation Studies
Mavis Ho Lecturer in Translation and Interpreting Studies +44 (0)131 651 7112
Hephzibah Israel Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies +44 (0)131 650 4467
Alice Kilpatrick Teaching Fellow in Translation Studies
Şebnem Susam-Saraeva Professor of Translation Studies +44 (0)131 651 1373
Esther Tyldesley Teaching Fellow in Chinese
Lisa Xu Teaching Fellow in Chinese and Translation Studies

Associated staff - Language tutors

Language Tutor Email Address Semester
Chinese Esther Tyldesley Semester 1 & 2
Xiaopeng Bao Semester 1 & 2
Lisha Xu  Semester 1 & 2


(English to Norwegian)

Arne Kruse Semester 1


(English to Danish)

Julie Larsen Semester 1


(English to Swedish)

Sanna Sjögren Semester 1


(Danish/ Norwegian/ Swedish to English)

Guy Puzey Semester 2
Japanese   Yoko Matsumoto-Sturt Semester 1
Helen Parker Semester 2
French Séverine Genieys-Kirk  Semester 1
Katie Pleming Semester 2
Arabic Alaa Alshaikh Sulaiman Semester 1 
Marwa Mouazen Semester 2
German Eleoma Bodammer Semester 1 and first half of Semester 2
Paul Leworthy Second half of Semester 2
Spanish Elena Sanz Ortega Semester 1
Elaine Newton-Bruzza Semester 2