MA Modules in Interpreting and Translating: CHN7016 (Consecutive Interpreting); CHN7017 and CHN8032(Bilateral Interpreting); CHN8030 (Chinese to English Specialised Translation); CHN7003 (Chinese to English Translation); UG Module CHN1005: Introduction to Chinese Culture.
DPD of MA in Interpreting and Translating.
Supervisor of conventional PhD in Interpreting and Translating: topics include translation of Taiwan regional literature; translation of Conan Doyle into Chinese; developing expertise in interpreting; hegemony and resistance in interpreting.
SML Environmental Co-ordinator;
Fellow of Chartered Institute of Linguists;
Fellow of Higher Education Academy;
Chair of Examiners for Edexcel Chinese GCSE, AS and A Level, IGCSE and Japanese A Level;
Consultant to British Council/HSBC Annual UK Schools Chinese Speaking Competition. Outside expert on Committee for Languages Strategy at Nottingham University.
External examining: Nottingham University, Nottingham Campus and Ningbo Campus.
Co-authored 'Thinking Chinese Translation' with Eric Liu
Office hours Thursday 14.00 - 17.00
Freelance translator and interpreter, and teacher of Chinese.
PGCE (Oxford University)
MSc (Edinburgh University)
PhD (Edinburgh University)
British Sign Language
Art and numbers
The interpretation of numerical values.
Chinese numbers and numerology; numbers in Chinese culture, education and environment.
Translation theory and practice, including transcreation and re-writing, and paratext.
Language testing and testing of interpreting and translating
Working on sequel to 'Thinking Chinese Translation' to be entitled 'Translating Chinese Thinking'.
Chang Pin-Ling (discourse analysis of Chinese speeches)
Tsai, Yvonne (patent translation)
Liang Wen-Chun (translation of fantasy fiction)
Zhu Zhu (subtitling)
Fan Dinghong (teaching and learning interpreting)
Lo Cary (Taiwanese literature in translation)
Hsing, Arlene (translation of children's literature)
Krystal Ling (translation of scientific texts)
Awarded Taiwan Ministry of Education Taiwan Studies Fellowship 2008.
Chair of judges of British Council UK Schools Chinese speaking Competition since 2004.
Taiwan Ministry of Education Taiwan Studies Fellowship 2008
CHN 1005 Introduction to Chinese and culture
MA in Interpreting and Translating:
CHN7016 Consecutive Interpreting
CHN7017 Bilateral Interpreting 1
CHN8032 Bilateral Interpreting 2
CHN7003 Translation I (Chinese English)
DPD of IphD
Ist supervisor - 1 IPhD student, 3 conventional PhD students;
2nd supervisor - 3 IPhD student, 1 conventional PhD student, all in interpreting and translating.