Iris C. Permuy holds a B.A. in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Murcia and a M.A. in Audiovisual Translation from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). In 2010/2011 she collaborated with the Cervantes Institute, the University of Murcia and the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in the project "Refranero Multilingüe."
Afterwards, she was granted a Fulbright scholarship at the University of Arkansas in 2013/2014, where she taught Spanish Literature, Language and Culture. At all times, she combined her academic activities with her freelancing career as a literary translator and subtitler in TraducArte.
She is currently doing her PhD in Translation and Intercultural Studies at UAB, focusing on Clean Audio and Sound Objects within the framework of the European Project Hybrid Broadcast Broadband for All. She was awarded an FI scholarship from the Catalan government in 2015 and is also a member of the Transmedia Catalonia research group.