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Kerry Roberts


  • United Kingdom

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Teaching Interests

I manage the design and delivery of research-integrated teaching at honours and masters level in the subject area of Spanish, with specialism in translation and interpreting. My learing and teaching methodology is based on and informed by my pedagogical skillset (gained through HEA Fellowship and PGDE in Secondary MFL Education of German and Spanish) and my current research in modern foreign languages (MFL) pedagogy (with translation) and language policy and strategy. 

My professional industry experience using translation and interpreting, together with my multidisciplinary academic background in nineteenth-century Latin American socio-political history and Translation Studies also enables me to provide a unique contribution to the teaching of Culture classes and specialised translation and interpreting courses. 


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities

Education/Academic qualification

University Of Strathclyde

1 Aug 201512 Jun 2017

Award Date: 12 Jun 2017

University of Glasgow

1 Sep 20129 Jun 2014

Award Date: 9 Jun 2014

Doctor of Philosophy, University of St Andrews

1 Sep 200713 Jun 2011

Award Date: 13 Jun 2011

Heriot Watt University

1 Sep 200314 Jun 2004

Award Date: 14 Jun 2004

Master of Arts, University of St Andrews

1 Sep 19989 Jun 2003

Award Date: 9 Jun 2003