Senior Teaching Associate
I joined DELC as a Senior Teaching Associate in Spanish in 2011. Prior to this I was a part-time Lecturer in Spanish at Manchester Metropolitan University, a Lecturer in Spanish at Bournemouth University and Northumbria University, and a Senior Lecturer in Spanish at Northumbria University. Following my departure from Northumbria, I worked as a Teaching Fellow in Spanish at the University of Exeter between 2009-2010.
Licenciatura en Filosofía y Letras, Especialidad de Filología Moderna (Inglés), Universidad de Murcia (Spain), 1991.
Modular MA Applied Language Studies, University of Salford, 1995.
MA English Language and Linguistics, Newcastle University, 2010.
PhD Linguistics, University of Manchester, 2002.
Metropolitan Police Test in Spanish Translation and Interpreting, Institute of Linguists, 2008.
Module 2 of the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice, Lancaster University, 2015.
SPAN100: Course convenor of First Year Intensive Spanish. Teaching Oral/Aural Skills.
SPAN101: Course convenor of First Year Advanced Spanish. Teaching General and Writing Skills.
DELC215: Course convenor of Language and Identity in France, Germany and Spain. Delivering lectures and seminars on linguistic identity in the Spanish-speaking world, with a focus on Spain.
SPAN300: Course convenor of Final Year Spanish Oral Skills. Teaching Oral/Aural Skills.
SPAN301: Course convenor of Final Year Spanish Written Skills: Teaching Translation English>Spanish.
DELC320: Dissertation supervision.
DELC310: Year Abroad dissertation.
DELC423: Course convenor of Introduction to Liaison Interpreting (MA in Translation). Teaching Liaison Interpreting English<->Spanish.
Pragmatics, sociolinguistics, second language acquisition, interpreting. Legal, medical and literary translation.
Pragmatics and Stylistics Research Group (PaSTY) http://www.ling.lancs.ac.uk/groups/pasty/index.htm
Resource Centre director
Routes into Languages coordinator
Departmental NSS Champion, 2015-2016
Membership of Associations
The Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland
The Linguistics Association of Great Britain
The National Register of Public Service Interpreters
The Association of Police and Court Interpreters
The International Pragmatics Association
World cinema, jogging, meeting friends on quiz
Research output: Contribution to journal › Journal article
Research output: Contribution to conference › Poster
Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review