The American Annals of the Deaf regularly publishes a list of recent dissertations from Gallaudet and also those across the country under the heading “Research on Deafness”. Here are four that are related to interpreting. I’ve added the link directly to the PDF for each.
Coyne, D. J. (2012). The exploration of signed language interpreters’ practices and commitments with a social justice lens. (University of Cincinnati).
Hinz, J. T. (2012). Interpreter roles and transition for public school students who are deaf: A multiple case study. (Liberty University).
Rasmussen, A. S. (2012). Assessing interpreter intercultural sensitivity. (Union Institute and University).
Schwenke, T. J. (2012). The relationships between perfectionism, stress, coping resources, and burnout among sign language interpreters. (Georgia State University).