Christopher D. Mellinger is Assistant Professor of Spanish at Walsh University, where he teaches medical translation and interpreting as well as courses on Spanish for healthcare. Mellinger holds a Ph.D. in Translation Studies and an M.A. in Translation (Spanish) from Kent State University. He is a board member of the American Translation and Interpreting Studies Association, and the managing editor of Translation and Interpreting Studies. He is the co-author Quantitative Research Methods in Translation and Interpreting Studies (forthcoming, Routledge) with Thomas A. Hanson. His research interests include translation and cognition, translation process research, and translation technology.