Biography: Susanne Göpferich
Susanne Göpferich is Professor of Translation Studies at the University of Graz/Austria. From 1997 to 2003 she was Professor of Technical Communication and Documentation at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences/Germany. Her main fields of research comprise text linguistics, specialised communication and translation, comprehensibility research, technical writing, translation theory and didactics, as well as translation process research, the topic of her most recent book Translationsprozessforschung: Stand – Methoden – Perspektiven. Tübingen: Narr, 2008, and the longitudinal study TransComp.