Interpreting and Translation Studies

Brett Rosenberg

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise
Healthcare Interpreting and Translation,
Business Interpreting and Translation

Dr. Brett Rosenberg has worked as a professional interpreter and translator in legal and medical settings since 1990. Dr. Rosenberg completed his PhD in Spanish Linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin in 2001 with his dissertation: Describing the Nature of Interpreter-mediated Doctor-patient Communication: A Quantitative Discourse Analysis of Community Interpreting. Dr. Rosenberg teaches translation and interpreting, Spanish for the professions, and linguistics courses and has run two university level translator and interpreter certification programs. His research interests also include discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, pragmatics and semantics.

Professional Highlights

  • Teaching positions:
  • California State University, Bakersfield
  • San Diego State University
  • Virginia Commonwealth University