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Johanna Gerlach

Research and Teaching Fellow
Phone: +41 22 37 98680
Office: 6334 - Uni Mail


Johanna Gerlach is a Research and Teaching Fellow (maître-assistante) at the Department of Translation Technology (referred to by its French acronym TIM). She currently works on the BabelDr project, a spoken language translation system for the medical domain. She obtained a PhD in Multilingual Information Processing from the University of Geneva in 2015. Her PhD research was conducted in the context of the ACCEPT European project, involving the development and evaluation of rule-based pre-editing strategies for user-generated content. Before that, she contributed to the MedSLT and CALL-SLT projects, developing linguistic resources for German. Johanna also holds a Master’s degree in translation from the Faculty of Translation and Interpreting of the University of Geneva. Before studying at FTI, she graduated from the University of Bern with a Diploma in Veterinary Medicine.