Sally is a BSL/English interpreter and researcher. She completed her PhD in Translation in 2018 and now works both as an interpreter and freelance researcher.
Sally graduated with first class honours, Bachelors degree from the University of Wolverhampton in Interpreting (BSL/English) and worked in Scotland as an in-house interpreter, before returning to Belfast to begin her research at Queen’s. She adopts a balanced approach to practice and research and, in addition to her studies and interpreting work, has organised academic conferences in the UK and Brazil bringing together practitioners and researchers to create opportunities for shared discourse.
Since completing her PhD, Sally has once again returned to full time work as a BSL/English interpreter and regularly works across NI, the island of Ireland, GB and, on occasion, further afield. She works across multiple fields including, but not limited to, employment, medical, performance, and legal.