Jesús Romero-Trillo (Ph.D. Complutense; M.Sc. Edinburgh) is an Associate Professor in the Department of English Philology at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He specializes in the pragmatics-intonation interface in English conversations and has published on this topic in the Journal of Linguistics, Journal of Pragmatics and International Journal of Corpus Linguistics amongst other top journals. He is a member of the editorial board of “Journal of Pragmatics” and has been the Review Editor of the journal “Intercultural Pragmatics” since its inception. He edited the volume “Pragmatics and Corpus Linguistics: A Mutualistic Entente”, (Mouton de Gruyter, 2008), and is the director of the CLAN (Corpus of Language and Nature) Project.