Hanna Risku is Full Professor for Translation Studies at the Department of Translation Studies at the University of Graz, Austria. She also serves as co-editor of Fachsprache – International Journal for Specialized Communication. Previous positions: full professor, head of department and vice rector at the Danube University Krems, Austria, guest professor at the University of Aarhus, Denmark, lecturer and researcher at different universities in Finland, Austria, Sweden, and Spain. Research areas: cognitive translation studies, situated cognition, translation process research, field research in translation studies, usability, knowledge management, translation networks, and translation as computer-supported cooperative work.
Regina Rogl holds an MA in Interpreting (German-Spanish-French) and is currently working as a graduate research and teaching assistant at the Department of Translation Studies at the University of Graz. In her PhD thesis, she explores the interplay between social relations and technology in collaborative online translation environments. Her research interests include translator and interpreter networks, translation and technology, volunteer work and ethical issues.
Christina Pein-Weber holds an MA in Translation (German-Spanish-Russian) from the University of Graz and is also trained as a technical writer. From 2012 to 2014 she was a graduate research and teaching assistant at the university’s Department of Translation Studies. From January 2014 to 2017, she is a member of the team working on Hanna Risku’s Extended translation: Socio-cognitive translation processes in the workplace research project, which is being conducted at the University of Graz and is funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF).