Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies

Jane Ping Francis

A course director/ teacher and practitioner in interpreting and translating.

 Jane Ping Francis

Course Director MA in Interpreting and Translating (Chinese Stream)LLB, LLM
Senior Teaching Fellow

1 West North 4.27
Email: j.p.francis@bath.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 38 3826

Profile

Ms Jane Ping Francis joined the Department in September 1998.

She studied Law in Shanghai and at the University of London. She worked as a division chief for international judicial assistance at the Ministry of Justice, Beijing, and in Britain she has worked as a free-lance teacher, interpreter and translator since 1995.

She has contributed on a regular basis to professional legal journals in China and was the editor-in-chief of A Chinese-English Law Dictionary. She also works for the United Nations in Vienna, Nairobi, Geneva and Rome, and the European Commission and European Court of Justice, as a freelance conference interpreter.

She is a fully-qualified Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and AIIC (International Association of Conference Interpreters).

She directs and teaches on the Chinese stream of the MA in Interpreting and Translating.

Teaching

She directs and teaches on the Chinese stream of the MA in Interpreting and Translating.