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School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies
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Academic biography

Dorothy Kenny, BA, MSc, PhD, is Full Professor in the School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies at Dublin City University, where she lectures in translation technology, terminology and corpus linguistics. Her publications include: Lexis and Creativity in Translation: A corpus-based study (St. Jerome, 2001) and the edited volumes Unity in Diversity: Current Trends in Translation Studies (St. Jerome, 1998), Across Boundaries: International Perspectives on Translation Studies (CSP, 2007) and Human Issues in Translation Technology (Routledge, 2017). She has authored numerous refereed articles and book chapters on corpus-based translation studies, computer-aided translation, translator training, and translation theory. She is a member of the Centre for Translation and Textual Studies at DCU.

Research interests

Corpus Linguistics, Translation Theory, Machine Translation, Computer-Aided Translation, German Scientific Translation, Terminology