Translation Studies; Bilingualism; Cognition; Reading
Dr. Aline Ferreira is the director of the Bilingualism, Translation, and Cognition Laboratory (Phelps Hall 4325), where she collects and analyzes reading and translation process data and measures different aspects of cognition. Ferreira was post-doctoral research fellow in psychology at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Ferreira is the coeditor of the books ?The Development of Translation Competence: Theories and Methodologies from Psycholinguistics and Cognitive Science? (Cambridge Scholars Publishing), ?Psycholinguistic and cognitive inquiries into translation and interpreting? (John Benjamins Publishing), and The Handbook of Translation and Cognition (Wiley-Blackwell). She has also published studies in journals and books such as Translation and Interpreting Studies (John Benjamins Publishing), Innovative Research and Practices in Second Language Acquisition and Bilingualism (John Benjamins Publishing), Cognitive control and consequences of multilingualism, (John Benjamins Publishing), Reading and Writing (Springer), Intersections of language and social justice (International Society for Language Studies, Inc.), The Routledge handbook of translation and linguistics (Routledge), Spanish Journal of Applied Linguistics (John Benjamins Publising), Cadernos de Tradução, and Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics (among others).