ALEV BALCI

Instructor, Erasmus Coordinator

Dokuz Eylül University

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Dept. of Translation and Interpreting

Tınaztepe Yerleskesi

Buca/Izmir Turkey

Tel:  +90 232 4128612

Fax: +90 232 4534188

E-mail:  alev.balci@deu.edu.tr

Academic Background:

Ph.D.

Thesis in progress

University of Rovira i Virgili, Translation and Intercultural Studies

M.A.

2005

Dokuz Eylül University, English Translation and Interpreting

B.A.

2000

Ege University, International Relations

Research Interests:

Interpreting Studies, Community Interpreting, Media Translation, Political Texts

Theses:

Balcı, Alev. 2005. A Comparative Analysis on Pun Translation in Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Unpublished M.A. thesis submitted to Dokuz Eylül University.

Seminars, Proceedings

Balcı, Alev. 2008. “Interpreter Involvement: The Role of Ideology”, 20th CETRA Translation Summer School, KU Leuven, Belgium, August 18-29 2008.

Balcı, Alev. 2007. “Can wordplay go beyond borders?”, Knowledge, Creativity and Transformations of Societies Conference in Vienna, Austria, December 6-9, 2007.

Balcı, Alev. 2007. Translation Coordinator of the Project “European Union Cultural Heritage Legislation And Turkey” 2007.

Courses Taught

Current Issues

Undergraduate

Media Translation

Undergraduate

Translation Practice

Undergraduate

International Relations

Undergraduate

Onsight Interpreting

Undergraduate