Mr Néstor Singer Contreras

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Néstor Singer is a third-year PhD student, whose project explores the development of translator identity in Chilean undergraduate programmes, i.e. how translation students become professional translators and identify themselves with their occupation. He is also an associate professor at the Department of Linguistics and Literature at Universidad de Santiago de Chile. His research has focused on language teaching and learning in translation education and translation psychology. He has also taught English as a B language in translation training programmes in Chile for the last 10 years. 

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Associate professor, Universidad de Santiago de Chile

1 Mar 2015 → …

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2015 - Diploma in Teaching in Higher Education, Universidad de Santiago de Chile (2015)
  • 2014 - Master of Arts, MA TESOL (Teacher Education), The University of Manchester (2013 - 2014)
  • 2012 - CELTA (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), Instituto Chileno Británico de Cultura (2012)
  • 2010 - Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language (ELE), Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (Catholic University of Chile) (2010)
  • 2010 - Bachelor of Arts, BA in Translation Studies with concentration in English and Japanese, Universidad de Santiago de Chile (2005 - 2009)

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