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Diego Mansilla

Title: Senior Lecturer

Phone: 617.287.7550


Department: Latin American/Iberian Studies

Areas of Expertise

Translation pedagogy, online education, professional translation


Ph.D. (ABD) Translation Pedagogy, Universidad Ramón Llull, Barcelona
M.A. in Teaching and Learning Spanish and its Culture, University of Granada, 2010
M.A. in Education, University of Massachusetts Boston, 2014

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Diego Mansilla teaches advanced translation courses and is the Director of the Spanish/English Translation Certificate Program. Diego is a grader for the American Translators Association Certification Exam (English into Spanish). He is a member of the Board of Directors of the New England

Translators Association. Diego has been a professional translator for over 15 years. He served as a liaison between the Latin American and Iberian Studies Department and the New England Translators Association for the first collaborative conference held at UMass Boston in May 2016.