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Prof. Dr. Gary Massey

Prof. Dr. Gary Massey

Prof. Dr. Gary Massey
ZHAW School of Applied Linguistics
Theaterstrasse 15c
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 60 63
gary.massey@zhaw.ch

Personal profile

Management role

Director of Institute, IUED Institute of Translation and Interpreting

Position at the ZHAW

Director, IUED Institute of Translation and Interpreting
Professor, Senior Lecturer in Translation Studies

www.zhaw.ch/linguistics/iued

Expertise and research interests

Translation Studies, translation didactics/pedagogy (incl. e-learning), translation process research, information literacy and media competence for translators, translation quality
Reviewer for numerous publishers and journals (e.g. Target, TIS, JoWR, Routledge, Cambridge Scholars)

Educational background

Certificate in Collaborative Translation Teaching (CCTT), University of Auckland (2014)
CAS Leadership an der ZHAW, IAP Zürich (2009)
CTTT Seminar: Training Translation Teachers, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona (2004)
NDK Online Education and Training, Universität Luzern (2002)
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Certificate in Teaching English for Business (CertTEB) (2000)
Ph.D. German Literature, University College London (1985/1986)
M.A. Comparative Literature, University of Manchester (1982)
Book award of the Pro-Helvetia Foundation (1981)
B.A. (Hons) German with French, University of Manchester(1981)

Professional milestones

Director, IUED Institute of Translation and Interpreting, ZHAW, 2015-
Member of the Executive Board, School of Applied Linguistics, ZHAW, 2012-
Deputy Director and Member of the Executive Board, IUED Institute of Translation and Interpreting, ZHAW, 2003-2015
Programme Director, MA in Applied Linguistics, ZHAW, 2011-2017
Director, Specialisation in Professional Translation, MA in Applied Linguistics, 2011-
Programme Director, BA in Translation, ZHW / ZHAW, 2006-2011
Director, Degree Programme in Translation, ZHW / ; 2003-2008
Member of the Extended Executive Board, School of Applied Linguistics, ZHAW, 2000-2002
Head of English, Institute of Translation and Interpretation, ZHW, 2000-2003
Member of the Governing Board, Zurich School for Translation and Interpretation, 1996-1997
Head of English, Zurich School for Translation and Interpretation, 1992-1999
Study Abroad and Erasmus Coordinator (UK, AUS, NZ, RSA, IRL), Zurich School for Translation and Interpretation, 1992-2002
Specialised staff translator, Swiss Re, 1989-1990
Lector, Department of English, University of Zurich, 1986-1989
Seminar leader, Department of German, University College London, 1983-84
Foreign language assistant, Johannes-Scharrer-Gymnasium and Peter-Vischer-Schule, Nuremberg, 1979-1980

Membership of networks

Projects

Publications

Non-peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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    Qualität in der Ausbildung

    : How do you define quality in a translation?.

    Interview, DÜV-Bulletin, 1/2012. 24-26.