Dr Piotr Blumczyński is a lecturer in translation and interpreting at Queen’s University Belfast. His areas of interest and research include translation theory, ethnolinguistics and cognitive semantics as well as translator and interpreter training. He has published in leading journals in the field, including TARGET, Translation Studies and translation.
He is the principal investigator in an international research network studying English evaluative concepts in translated religious and devotional texts. Recently he has been working on a monograph that seeks to integrate reconceptualised insights from philosophy, theology, anthropology and linguistics into translation theory. He is book reviews editor for the journal Translation Studies.