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
Peru Social Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2018

Comparing “new speakers” across language contexts: mobility and motivations

Walsh, J. & O'Rourke, B. 12 Jan 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

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Open Access
text analysis


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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

11th International Conference on Translation and Interpreting

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

Activity: Participation in conference

UCCL Research Funding

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

Activity: Other

Activismo indígena e ideologías linguísticas en el Perú contemporáneo

Raquel De Pedro (Invited speaker)
31 Mar 2017

Activity: Invited talk