Damla Kaleş completed her undergraduate studies in the Department of Translation and Interpretation (English) at Okan University with full bursary and first rank. She successfully completed Pedagogical Formation certificate programme at Adnan Menderes University in 2012. She received her masters degree with the thesis on song translation at Hacettepe University in Translation and Interpretation in 2015. She is pursuing PhD degree as PhD candidate in the same field on translation technologies at Istanbul University. Damla Kaleş has been working as research assistant in the departmen of English Translation and Interpreting at Izmir University of Economics since 2013 and her research interests include translation studies, translation and interpreting technologies,audio-visual translation and song translation.