Dr. Carmen Canfora

Areas of academic interest

  • Technical Translations (ES-DE; DE-ES)
  • Quality Assurance with Translation Memories (Trados, Across)
  • Translation Didactics
  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • Active Learning
  • Translation pedagogy


Project work done with students at the FTSK

SS 2016Conference about Riskmanagement and Evaluation of Translations
SS 2016 Projectseminar Riskmanagement for Translations and their Evaluation
SS 2016Seminar Electronic Ressources for Translation



  • Machine and plant engineering
  • Environmental technology
  • Renewable energies
  • Conveyor technology


Additional qualifications

      • Member of German Association for Interpreters and Translators (BDÜ)
      • Member of the Association for Technical Communications (tekom) and German Association for Terminology (DTT)
      • Certified Translator for Spanish in the region Baden-Württemberg
      • Lecturer at University of Mainz (since 2008)