The Baker Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies is managed by two Directors. Professor HU Kaibao, Executive Director, is Professor of Translation Studies and Dean of the School of Foreign Languages, Jiao Tong University. Professor Mona Baker, Director, is Professor Emeritus of Translation Studies, Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies, University of Manchester.

The Centre draws on the expertise of an international advisory board to elaborate a global vision of translation studies as a discipline that embraces scholars of all cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

Members of the Centre include all research active scholars specialised in any area of translation studies and based at Jiao Tong University, Shanghai.