Sonia Vandepitte is a full professor at the Department of Translation, Interpreting and Communication at Ghent University and head of its English section. She teaches English, translation studies, and translation into and from Dutch. Publication topics include causal expressions in language and translation, methodology in translation studies, translation competences, anticipation in interpreting, international translation teaching projects, the translation process and translation quality.
E1SA and E1SB: English grammar
E1PB: English writing practice for first-year students
E3TV: English textual competences
Dutch into English translation practice
English specialized translation practice: academic texts
coordination student translation companies
10 July, 2019 Keynote lecture at Padua University at the occasion of the 22nd LSP conference:
4 June, 2018 Visit to the Dutch translation departments of the EU institutions and fellow translation training programmes in Flanders and The Netherlands
20-22 June, 2018 Paper (with M. Fernández-Parra (Swansea University), K. Kerremans (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), K. Konttinen (University of Turku), R. Loock (Université Lille-III), I. van der Lek-Ciudin (KU Leuven), G.-W. van Egdom (Zuyd University of Applied Sciences)) (accepted)Assessing interpersonal skills in translator training: the cases of INSTB. didTRAD·PACTE 2018, Fourth International Conference on Research into the Didactics of Translation, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Head of the English section
Deputy member of BOF UGent alpha-committee
European Master of Translation Board Member
Deputy member of the Linguistics subpanel for the 'Gezaghebbend Panel Vlaams Academisch Bibliografisch Bestand – Sociale and Humane Wetenschappen (VABB-SHW)'
Member of doctoral guidance / reading / examination committees