UMass Boston


Diego Mansilla

Latin American/Iberian Studies
Senior Lecturer
McCormack Hall Floor 04

Area of Expertise

Translation teaching, online education, professional translation, translation quality assessment


PhD, Translation Pedagogy, Universidad Ramón Llull, Barcelona, 2022

MA, Education, University of Massachusetts Boston, 2014

MA, Teaching and Learning Spanish and Its Culture, University of Granada, 2010

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Diego Mansilla is the Director of the Online Spanish/English Translation Certificate Program. He also teaches advanced translation courses. Diego is a grader for the American Translators Association (ATA) Certification Program (English into Spanish) and has offered ATA-organized workshops on Certification Exam preparation at its annual conference since 2017. He is Chair of the Academic Division of the New England Translators Association (NETA) and has been serving as its liaison with the Latin American and Iberian Studies Department since the first collaborative conference held at UMass Boston in May 2016. He served as a member of the Board of Directors of the New England Translators Association (NETA) for 7 years.