Olivia Gerber-Morón

Olivia Gerber Morón holds a Bachelor of Arts in Multilingual Communication and a Master of Arts in Specialized Translation from the University of Geneva, and a Master of Arts in Audiovisual Translation from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). She is part of the TransMedia Catalania Research Group and collaborates with the HBB4ALL European project as the subtitle work package leader for UAB user tests. “la Caixa” Foundation has awarded her with a PhD grant. Her research areas of interest in Audiovisual Translation are subtitling, subtitling for the deaf and hard-of-hearing, and respeaking. Her PhD research focuses on defining the quality of line-breaks across the different platforms and screens in order to create guidelines and standards to regulate subtitle segmentation for translators, broadcasters and other interested entities in the audiovisual industry.