Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Kevin Costello

Professor associat / Adjunct lecturer


BSc in Pure Mathematics and Language Studies (French), University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester, England (1983)

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), University of Exeter, England (1984)


Master's Degree in Professional Translation:

·       Spanish-English Translation Strategies

·       Revising, Editing and Post-editing

Bachelor's Degree in English

·       Taller d'Escriptura Avançada (Advanced English Writing)

Kevin Costello worked as a teacher, translator and author's editor for the URV's Language Service from 1998 to 2006. During that time he also coordinated the URV's Postgraduate Programmes in Translation. Between 2006 and 2013 he taught Spanish and Translation/Interpretation at James Madison University in Virginia, the United States, where he also created and developed the university's Minor in Translation and Interpretation. He has been a professional translator and author's editor since 2014.

Contact information:

Office: 2.20

Telephone: 977558862

Avinguda Catalunya, 35
43002 Tarragona