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Dr Jun Yang

Dr Jun Yang

Lecturer in Chinese-English Translation and Interpretation, Modern Languages

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602355

Email address

Office - 118
First Floor
Keir Hardie Building
Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


I am a lecturer in Mandarin Chinese, Translation and Interpreting. I have a BA in International Economics and Trade from Xi’an International Studies University, a MA in Applied Translation Studies and a PhD in Translation Studies from University of Leeds. I worked as a research fellow and taught interpreting and translation modules at South China Normal University since 2018.

My research interests include online collaborative translation, translation and new media, and translation technology.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Online collaborative translation
  • Crowdsourcing translation
  • Translation and new media
  • Fan translation
  • Computer-assisted translation

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

I teach a range of modules in the areas of Mandarin Chinese, translation and interpreting, and supervise graduation projects and theses at undergraduate and postgraduate level. I also support the supervision of postgraduate research project.