School of Modern Languages

Staff

Staff by Role

 

Acting Head of School

Andrea Wilczynski
Acting Head of School

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3909

 

Administrative Staff

Peter Bandeen
Receptionist

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7441

Shelley Barnes
UWLP Support Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2087513

Marion Burn
Undergraduate Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44(0)191 2083496

Nicola Davison
Office Manager & UG Administrator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3433

Tamsin Embleton
Administrative Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7526

Aisling Hood
Postgraduate Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5867

Dawn Pinkerton
Year Abroad Administrative Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7521

Lesley Sherrin
School Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5082

Carolyn Taylor
Research Support Coordinator

Email:
Telephone: +44(0) 191 2083432

Sheryl Thompson
Clerical Assistant (Finance)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5898

Anne Toward
PA to HoS & School Manager, SML

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5427

 

East Asian Studies

Kumi Casey
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7134

Email:

Melissa Fang
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: 0044 (0)191 208 7134

Dr Gitte Marianne Hansen
Senior Lecturer in Japanese Studies

Email:

Professor Jun Qian
Professor Qian Jun 錢俊 (Qian Suoqiao 錢鎖橋) Chair of Chinese Studies and Director of the Confucius Institute

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8100

Dr Joanne Smith Finley
Senior Lecturer in Chinese Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7485

Dr Fang Su
Teacher

Etsuko Suda
Teaching Fellow in Japanese

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191-2086735

Dr Michael Tsang
Research Associate

Meilu Wang
Visiting Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8826

Dr Shiro Yoshioka
Lecturer in Japanese Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7524

Dr Sabrina Qiong Yu
Senior Lecturer in Chinese and Film Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2087492

 

French Studies

Professor Guy Austin
Professor of French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7447

Dr Hugh Dauncey
Reader in French Popular Culture

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7491

Dr Myriem El Maizi
Senior Lecturer in French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7581

Dr Cécilia Gil
Teaching Fellow in French

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5442

Barbara Guidarelli
Italian teaching fellow

Dr Damien Hall
Lecturer in French Linguistics, School of Modern Languages Director of the Year Abroad

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8521

Dr Pauline Henry-Tierney
Lecturer in French Translation

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8301

Dr Anne-Charlotte Husson
Lecturer in French

Email:

Dr Gillian Jein
Senior Lecturer in French

Email:

Professor Shirley Jordan
Professor of French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3542

Dr Sarah Leahy
Senior Lecturer

Email:

Dr Franck Michel
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7489

Dr JC Penet
Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7483

Dr Kathryn Robson
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7486

Isabelle Ruegg Alter
Teaching Fellow in French

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2085442

Dr Sandra Salin
Lecturer in French Language, Translation and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8417

 

German Studies

Dr Elizabeth Andersen
Visiting Fellow

Okke Baumbach
DAAD-Lektor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5991

Dr Carol Fehringer
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5635

Dr Helen Ferstenberg
Teaching Fellow in German

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 8957

Dr Teresa Ludden
Lecturer in German

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5053

Professor Bernhard Malkmus
Professor of German Studies, Head of German

Email:
Telephone: (0191) 208 3496

Dr Beate Muller
Reader in Modern German Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7512

Andrea Wilczynski
Acting Head of School

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3909

 

Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7415

Dr Jorge Catala-Carrasco
Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: Tel: (+44) 0191 208 7455

Dr Josep Cru Talaveron
Lecturer in Spanish

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7441

Dr Dunja Fehimovic
Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 4410

Dr Fruela Fernandez
Lecturer in Spanish Translation

Email:

Dr Gustavo Guajardo
Teaching Fellow Spanish Linguistics

Email:

Barbara Guidarelli
Italian teaching fellow

Professor Jens R Hentschke
Prof. of Latin American History and Politics, Dr. phil., Habil., FRHistS - Deputy Head of School, Dir. for PG Research, DP Dir. for Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies, Chair of the Standing Conference for LAS in the UK, Past President of SLAS

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8710

Lucy Hill
Spanish language teacher

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7475

Professor Rosaleen Howard
Chair of Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: (00 44) 0191 208 8328

Professor Ian MacKenzie
Professor of Spanish Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8337

Dr Nick Morgan
Lecturer in Latin American Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7480

Dr Daniel Mourenza Urbina
Teaching Fellow in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7476

Dr Patricia Oliart
Senior Lecturer in Latin American Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7438

Dr Philippa Page
Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7476

Francina Payeras Rebassa
Lecturer in Catalan

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7412

Dr Conceicao Pereira
Lecturer in Portuguese, Co-ordinator of the Portuguese Language Centre - Camões ICL

Email:
Telephone: 01912227481

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7475

Maria Zubelzu de Brown
Teaching fellow in Spanish

 

Translation and Interpreting Studies

Dr Ya-Yun Chen
Lecturer in Chinese Interpreting and Translating

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3548

Dr Jade Du
Lecturer in Translation and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: 0191 20 88303

Dr Fruela Fernandez
Lecturer in Spanish Translation

Email:

Dr Pauline Henry-Tierney
Lecturer in French Translation

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8301

Dr Michael Jin
Lecturer in Translation & Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8733

Dr Rebecca Johnson
Research Associate

Email:

Professor Francis Jones
Professor of Translation Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7796

Dr Sergio Lobejon Santos
Research Associate

Email:

Dr Valerie Pellatt
Visiting Fellow

Dr JC Penet
Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7483

Dariush Robertson
Lecturer in Translation Technology

Email:

Dr Fred Wu
Senior Lecturer in Translating & Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6936

Phoebe Yu
Lecturer in Translating and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 8302

 

Part-time Staff

Email:

Luis Fallas
Research Student

Luis

Cristina Peligra
Research Student

Meilu Wang
Visiting Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8826

Maria Zubelzu de Brown
Teaching fellow in Spanish

Staff A to Z

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7415

Dr Elizabeth Andersen
Visiting Fellow

Professor Guy Austin
Professor of French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7447

Peter Bandeen
Receptionist

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7441

Shelley Barnes
UWLP Support Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2087513

Okke Baumbach
DAAD-Lektor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5991

Marion Burn
Undergraduate Secretary

Email:
Telephone: +44(0)191 2083496

Kumi Casey
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7134

Dr Jorge Catala-Carrasco
Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: Tel: (+44) 0191 208 7455

Email:

Dr Ya-Yun Chen
Lecturer in Chinese Interpreting and Translating

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3548

Dr Josep Cru Talaveron
Lecturer in Spanish

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7441

Dr Hugh Dauncey
Reader in French Popular Culture

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7491

Nicola Davison
Office Manager & UG Administrator

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3433

Dr Jade Du
Lecturer in Translation and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: 0191 20 88303

Dr Myriem El Maizi
Senior Lecturer in French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7581

Tamsin Embleton
Administrative Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7526

Melissa Fang
Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: 0044 (0)191 208 7134

Dr Dunja Fehimovic
Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 4410

Dr Carol Fehringer
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5635

Dr Fruela Fernandez
Lecturer in Spanish Translation

Email:

Dr Helen Ferstenberg
Teaching Fellow in German

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 8957

Andrea Freeman
Support Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8345

Dr Cécilia Gil
Teaching Fellow in French

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5442

Andrew Grenfell
Manager of Resources for Open Learning

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5571

Alba Griffin
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Dr Gustavo Guajardo
Teaching Fellow Spanish Linguistics

Email:

Barbara Guidarelli
Italian teaching fellow

Dr Damien Hall
Lecturer in French Linguistics, School of Modern Languages Director of the Year Abroad

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8521

Dr Gitte Marianne Hansen
Senior Lecturer in Japanese Studies

Email:

Dr Pauline Henry-Tierney
Lecturer in French Translation

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8301

Professor Jens R Hentschke
Prof. of Latin American History and Politics, Dr. phil., Habil., FRHistS - Deputy Head of School, Dir. for PG Research, DP Dir. for Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies, Chair of the Standing Conference for LAS in the UK, Past President of SLAS

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8710

Lucy Hill
Spanish language teacher

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7475

Aisling Hood
Postgraduate Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5867

Professor Rosaleen Howard
Chair of Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: (00 44) 0191 208 8328

Dr Anne-Charlotte Husson
Lecturer in French

Email:

Dr Gillian Jein
Senior Lecturer in French

Email:

Dr Michael Jin
Lecturer in Translation & Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8733

Dr Rebecca Johnson
Research Associate

Email:

Professor Francis Jones
Professor of Translation Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7796

Professor Shirley Jordan
Professor of French Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3542

Dr Sarah Leahy
Senior Lecturer

Email:

Chongjun Liao
PhD Student in Interpreting Studies

Email:

Dr Sergio Lobejon Santos
Research Associate

Email:

Dr Teresa Ludden
Lecturer in German

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5053

Luis Fallas
Research Student

Luis

Professor Ian MacKenzie
Professor of Spanish Linguistics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8337

Professor Bernhard Malkmus
Professor of German Studies, Head of German

Email:
Telephone: (0191) 208 3496

Dr Franck Michel
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7489

Dr Nick Morgan
Lecturer in Latin American Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7480

Dr Beate Muller
Reader in Modern German Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7512

Dr Patricia Oliart
Senior Lecturer in Latin American Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7438

Dr Philippa Page
Lecturer in Hispanic Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7476

Francina Payeras Rebassa
Lecturer in Catalan

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7412

Cristina Peligra
Research Student

Dr Valerie Pellatt
Visiting Fellow

Dr JC Penet
Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7483

Dr Conceicao Pereira
Lecturer in Portuguese, Co-ordinator of the Portuguese Language Centre - Camões ICL

Email:
Telephone: 01912227481

Dawn Pinkerton
Year Abroad Administrative Officer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7521

Professor Jun Qian
Professor Qian Jun 錢俊 (Qian Suoqiao 錢鎖橋) Chair of Chinese Studies and Director of the Confucius Institute

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8100

Dariush Robertson
Lecturer in Translation Technology

Email:

Dariush Robertson
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Dr Kathryn Robson
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7486

Isabelle Ruegg Alter
Teaching Fellow in French

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2085442

Dr Sandra Salin
Lecturer in French Language, Translation and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8417

Lesley Sherrin
School Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5082

Jemima Short
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Dr Joanne Smith Finley
Senior Lecturer in Chinese Studies

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7485

Dr Fang Su
Teacher

Etsuko Suda
Teaching Fellow in Japanese

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191-2086735

Carolyn Taylor
Research Support Coordinator

Email:
Telephone: +44(0) 191 2083432

Sheryl Thompson
Clerical Assistant (Finance)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5898

Anne Toward
PA to HoS & School Manager, SML

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5427

Dr Michael Tsang
Research Associate

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7475

Claire Walker
Language Centre Assistant

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7490

Meilu Wang
Visiting Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8826

Xuemin Wang
Visiting Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44?0?191 208 8252

Andrea Wilczynski
Acting Head of School

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3909

Dr Fred Wu
Senior Lecturer in Translating & Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6936

Dr Shiro Yoshioka
Lecturer in Japanese Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 7524

Alex Young
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Dr Sabrina Qiong Yu
Senior Lecturer in Chinese and Film Studies

Email:
Telephone: 0191 2087492

Phoebe Yu
Lecturer in Translating and Interpreting

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 8302

Maria Zubelzu de Brown
Teaching fellow in Spanish

Current Research Students

Alba Griffin
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Chongjun Liao
PhD Student in Interpreting Studies

Email:

Luis Fallas
Research Student

Luis

Cristina Peligra
Research Student

Dariush Robertson
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Jemima Short
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Alex Young
Postgraduate Research Student

Email:

Former Research Students

Ellen Crabtree
Former Research Student

Ellen

Cécilia Gil
Former Research Student

Cecilia

Gary Jenkins
Research Student

Lydia D. Wu
Former Research Student

Lydia