Biography: Helle V. Dam
Helle V. Dam, PhD, is currently Head of the Department of Language and Business Communication at the Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark, where she has held various research and teaching positions since 1991. So far, her publications have mainly focused on interpreting (both conference and community interpreting, consecutive as well as simultaneous), but more recently she has extended her research interests to also include written translation and, in particular, translators as a social and professional group.
Biography: Karen Korning Zethsen
Karen Korning Zethsen, PhD, is Professor and Head of the Research Group for Translation and Interpreting at the Aarhus School of Business, University of Aarhus, Denmark. Her primary research interests include translation studies, expert-lay communication and lexical semantics. She has published numerous articles within her fields of interest in journals such as Target, The Translator, TTR, Document Design, Text & Talk and the Journal of Pragmatics.