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).

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

language Social Sciences
interpreter Social Sciences
translation Social Sciences
sign Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences
research Social Sciences
service Social Sciences
practice Social Sciences

Co Author Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 1994 2018

Identities and new speakers of minority languages: A focus on Galician

O'Rourke, B. & Ramallo, F. 2018 New Speakers of Minority Languages: Linguistic Ideologies and Practices. Smith-Christmas, C., Ó Murchadha, N. P., Hornsby, M. & Moriarty, M. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan

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

language
language policy
linguistics
conversion
speaking

Prizes

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 2017

Invited Talk at Leicester University

Liao, M. (Invited speaker)
30 Nov 2017

Activity: Invited talk

UCCL Research Funding

Liao, M. (Recipient)
3 Jul 20179 Jul 2017

Activity: Other

11th International Conference on Translation and Interpreting

Raquel De Pedro (Keynote/plenary speaker)
12 May 2017

Activity: Participation in conference