Nina Reviers(University of Antwerp) holds a PhD in Translation Studies from the Universityof Antwerpin the field of Audio Description, for which she was awarded the EST YoungScholar Prize in 2019. She is currently a tenure-track lecturer in Audiovisual Translation and Media Accessibility at the Department of Applied Linguistics, Translators and Interpreters. Inaddition, she is the spokesperson for the TricS research group of the department.
Her currentresearch interests include: linguistic and multimodal aspects of audio description, computer-aided translation of audio description, corpus studies,integrated access for the (scenic) arts;technology for access and the study of translations as complex, emerging phenomena. Asmanager of the OPEN Expertise Centre for Accessible Media and Culture, Nina fosters a closecollaboration with stakeholdersasa key factor inherresearch and teaching activities.
Nina isan Editorial Board Member of the Journal of Audiovisual Translation and Steering Committeemember for Languages and the Media.