Advisory Board (2019-present)

Aline Ferreira Spanish & Portuguese

Jody Enders French and Italian

Claudio Fogu French and Italian

Yunte Huang English

Dominique Jullien (Translation Studies Advisor) French & Italian

Suzanne Jill Levine (Translation Studies Emerita Director)  Spanish & Portuguese

Thomas Mazanec East Asian Language & Cultural Studies

Viola Miglio Spanish & Portuguese

Sowon Park English

Dwight Reynolds Religious Studies

Sven Spieker Germanic & Slavic Studies

Sara Pankenier Weld Germanic & Slavic Studies


 Mary Bucholtz
  • Professor of Linguistics

Specializations: African American English; Chicano English and Spanish; language in California; Sociocultural linguistics; language and identity; language and youth; language and race; language, gender, and sexuality; discourse, cognition, and culture.

 Patricia Clancy
  • Professor Emerita of Linguistics

Languages and Specializations: Language acquisition; language socialization; Japanese/Korean linguistics; discourse and grammar

 Susan Derwin
  • Director
  • Interdisciplinary Humanities Center

Languages: German, French. Specialization: Narrative, Holocaust Studies; Trauma Studies; War and Literature.

John Du Bois
  • Affiliated Faculty
  • Assistant Professor
  • Spanish and Portuguese

Languages: Spanish and Portuguese
Specialization: Translation and Cognition; Translation Process Research; Directionality in Translation; Bilingualism

  • Phelps 4327
  • Laboratory: Bilingualism, Translation, and Cognition Laboratory Phelps 4325
Stefan Gries
  • Affiliated Faculty
Suzanne Jill Levine
  • Emerita Professor of Latin American Literature and Translation Studies

Languages and Fields: Spanish, French Latin American Literature; Comparative Literature; Translation Studies

 Sara Lindheim
  • Affiliated Faculty
Photo of Professor Mazanec in a blue blazer and white shirt, in front of bookshelves, looking scholarly
  • Assistant Professor
  • East Asian Languages & Cultural Studies
Languages: Classical and Modern Chinese
Specialization: Literary translation, history of religious translation
Viola Miglio
  • Professor
  • Spanish and Portuguese

Languages and specializations for translation include: translating from/into English/Spanish/Italian/Icelandic, and from German. Technical translation (Healthcare / Medical Translation; legal; Official Certificates, etc).

Marianne Mithun
  • Professor of Linguistics

Languages:  North American Indigenous languages.
Specializations: American Indian linguistics; Austronesian linguistics.

 Robert Morstein-Marx
  • Affiliated Faculty
John Nathan
  • Emeritus Professor of Translation and Japanese cultural studies
Professor Sowon Park
  • Assistant Professor of English

Languages: Korean, English, Hanmun
Specialization for Translation Studies: Scriptworlds, World Literature, East Asian modernism, European Modernism, Neurocognitive criticism, Women’s writing, Suffrage fiction, Political fiction.

Cynthia Skenazi
  • Affiliated Faculty

French and Italian; Comparative Literature

Languages:  French, Latin, Spanish

Jon Snyder
  • Emeritus Professor of Italian Studies

Languages: Italian, French. Literary translation from Italian and French into English. Translation Theory.

Vesna Wallace
  • Professor of Religious Studies

Languages and Specialization: Serbo-Croatian, Sanskrit, P?li, Hindi, Modern Mongolian and Classical Mongolian. Fields: Religious Traditions of South and Inner Asia

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