Irene Tor-Carroggio is a Ph.D. student in Translation and Intercultural Studies at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and is also a member of the research group TransMedia Catalonia (2017SGR113). She holds a B.A. in Translation and Interpretation from UAB (2013) and also a B.A. in Communication Studies from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC). She studied an M.A. in International Business at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (2017) thanks to a scholarship from "La Caixa" Foundation and the Chinese Government. She is currently part of the UAB team working on the EU-funded project EasyTV (interaction to accessible TV). Her research interests include Translation Studies and Media Accessibility.