Neslihan Kansu Yetkiner, Izmir University of Economics, Turkey
Neslihan Kansu Yetkiner is a professor of translation and interpreting and head of the department of English Translation and Interpreting at İzmir University of Economics in İzmir, Turkey. Kansu-Yetkiner has a doctorate in Language and Communication from University of Groningen, the Netherlands, and an MA (Translation and Interpreting) and BA (Translation and Interpreting) from Hacettepe University, Turkey. Her primary research interests lie in critical discourse analysis, corpus-based translation studies, (translated) children’s literature. She published several articles on translation and interpreting and children’s literature in the leading journals such as The Interpreter and Translator Trainer, Neohelicon, Children’s Literature in Education, and History of Education and Children’s Literature. She has been running several TUBITAK (Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) supported projects on translation and interpreting and children’s literature as principal investigator.