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


Administrative staff

Name Role Email Phone Number
Alan Binnie Senior (Research) Postgraduate Administrator +44 (0)131 651 1822    
Charlotte McLean (Taught) Postgraduate Administrator +44 (0)131 650 4114


Academic staff

Name (sorted in ascending order) Role Email Phone number
Xiaopeng Bao Teaching Fellow in Translation Studies
Charlotte Bosseaux Senior Lecturer +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 Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies +44 (0)131 651 1373
Esther Tyldesley Teaching Fellow in Chinese +44 (0)131 650 4464

Associated staff - Language tutors

Language Tutor Email Address Semester
Chinese Esther Tyldesley Semester 1 & 2
Sui He Semester 1 & 2
Xiaopeng Bao Semester 1 & 2


(Danish/ Norwegian/ Swedish to English)

Guy Puzey Semester 1


(English to Norwegian)

Arne Kruse Semester 2


(English to Danish)

Julie Larsen Semester 2


(English to Swedish)

Sanna Sjögren Semester 2
Japanese   Helen Parker Semester 1
Yoko Matsumoto-Sturt Semester 2
French Charlotte Bosseaux Semester 1
Arabic Alaa Alshaikh Sulaiman Semester 1 
Phil Hermina Semester 2
German Peter Davis Semester 1 
Eleoma Bodammer Semester 2
Spanish Elena Sanz Ortega Semester 1
Elaine Newton-Bruzza Semester 2