Our people

Academic leads

Professor Rita Wilson

Deputy Dean and Associate Dean Graduate Research, Professor of Translation Studies, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University

Monash-Warwick Associate Professor, Department of Italian, University of Warwick

Prof. Wilson’s research interests are both interdisciplinary and intercultural, combining an interest in literary and translation theories with studies of contemporary Italian literature and culture. Her most recent publications focus on the relationship between translation, migration and the construction of cultural identities.

Professor Jo Angouri

Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick

Prof. Angouri is the Warwick Academic Co-Lead for the Network, together with Dr Burns. Prof. Angouri’s research sits at the interface of sociolinguistics, pragmatics and discourse analysis. She is interested in the analysis of interaction and the relationship between language, culture and identity. Much of Prof. Angouri’s work has focused on professional discourse and she has carried out research in a range of corporate, academic and health care settings.

International liaison

Kerryn Morey

Project officer

Michelle Leeming


Postgraduate researchers

Margherita Angelucci

Polina Mesioniti

Sreejata Paul

Anirudh Tagat

Helena Wall