Dr Pier Pischedda
- Job title: Tutor in Applied Linguistics
- School: Department of Linguistics and Phonetics, School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
- Location: University of Leeds
Dr Pier Pischedda is currently a Tutor in Applied Linguistics at the University of Leeds, UK. Most of his research focuses on the use and translation of sound symbolic forms in media that merge texts and images, such as comics and graphic novels. He is also interested in the use of technology for translation purposes and, on top of his academic career, he runs a freelance business helping companies with several language-related tasks in the fields of computational linguistics, community management, advertising and educational consultancy.