Sonja Pöllabauer

Sonja Pöllabauer is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Translation Studies at the University of Graz. Her main field of research is Interpreting Studies, with a particular interest in Community Interpreting (CI). In 2003, she completed her doctoral thesis on interpreting in asylum hearings. She has been involved in several research projects on CI and the QUADA training programme for interpreters in asylum interviews; she also developed and organised a university-based training programme for community interpreters.