Centre for Translating and Interpreting Studies in Scotland

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Translation and Interpreting Studies in Scotland (CTISS) conducts socially useful research that is relevant to the academic community and also engages with public interest. It is one of only four UK institutions that belong to CIUTI (Conférence Internationale d'Instituts Universitaires de Traducteurs et Interprètes).

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interpreter Social Sciences
language Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

Healthcare Interpreting Explained

Angelelli, C. V., 2019, 1st ed. Routledge. 224 p. (Translation Practices Explained)

Research output: Book/ReportBook


“I’m there sometimes as a just in case”: Examining role fluidity in healthcare interpreting

Major, G. & Napier, J., Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) Cross-cultural and cross-lingual health translation, interpreting and communication. Ji, M., Taibi, M. & Crezee, I. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)


family physician

Guardian Social & Community Impact Award Winner

Graham H. Turner (Recipient), Gary Quinn (Recipient), Jemina Napier (Recipient), Jordan Fenlon (Recipient), Stacey Webb (Recipient) & Svenja Wurm (Recipient), 29 Mar 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Heriot-Watt Principal's Public Engagement Prize Nominee

Jemina Napier (Recipient), Christine Walker Leckie Wilson (Recipient), Isabelle Anne Perez (Recipient), Ursula Boser (Recipient), Robert Skinner (Recipient) & Eloisa Monteoliva (Recipient), Jun 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 1996 2018

Invited Talk at Roehampton University

Liao, M. (Invited speaker)
10 Dec 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Invited Talk at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Liao, M. (Invited speaker)
5 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Guest Lecturing at University of Stirling

Liao, M. (Invited speaker)
22 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk