Aurélien Riondel has been a research and teaching assistant in the French Unit of the Translation Department since October 2017. He holds a BA in History and Film Studies, a BA in Multilingual Communication and an MA in Translation (“Translation Studies” concentration). He is an editorial assistant for the journal Parallèles and a member of Transius, the European Society for Translation Studies (EST) and the International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies (IATIS). His PhD focuses on translation revision and, more specifically, on representations of the relationship between translator and reviser. Its provisional title is “La relation traducteur-réviseur dans différents contextes professionnels : entre absence de contact et partenariat”.
Outside of his academic activities, Aurélien Riondel also works as a freelance translator. He is a certified member of ASTTI, the main Swiss professional association in the field, and translates for institutional clients and associations, mostly from German to French.