Zoë Pettit is Associate Professor and Head of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences within the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Greenwich, London. She holds a PhD in audiovisual translation (2000) from Paul Valéry University, Montpellier III, France. Her research interests include interlingual subtitling and dubbing, multimodality, verbal and non-verbal communication, and multilingual film. She has published journal articles or book chapters on audiovisual translation and has presented her work at international conferences. She is a member of the European Society for Translation Studies, the European Association for Studies in Screen Translation and the Chartered Institute of Linguists.