Heidrun Gerzymisch

Emeritus Professor of Saarland University

Emeritus Professor of Saarland University (Chair of Linguistics and Translation Science), President of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Übersetzungs- und Dolmetschwissenschaft (DGÜD) with general editorship of the Yearbook series, member of EST and INTISA. More than 100 publications in general, specialized and multidimesnionl Translation. Heidrun Gerzymisch holds a PhD in English literature and linguistics from University of Mainz in Germersheim, a post-doc habilitation in Terminology and Translation with venia legendi for Translation Science from University of Heidelberg. 40 years’ experience of teaching Translation at the Universities of Heidelberg, Saarland and Zürcher Hochschule for Applied Sciences. Guest professorships at the Monterey Institute of International Studies (USA), the Universities of Prague, Graz and Vienna. Responsible researcher of the ATRC and MUTRA PhD school at Saarland University and organizer of a series of Euroconferences from 1999 to 2007 at Arhus, Prague, Copenhagen, Saarbrücken and Vienna. 

Universals in Translating ‘Children’s Worlds’