UNESCO Chair in Translation Studies and Intercultural Communication (582), established in 2002 at the Jagellonian University of Cracow (Poland).


Translation Studies and Intercultural Communication.


  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of translation.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Poland and elsewhere in Europe.

Host Institution


  • Johann Gutenberg University Mainz-FASK, Germersheim, (Germany)
  • INALCO Paris, (France)
  • SCIC Brussels, (Belgium)

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Communication and Information.



Prof. Elzbieta Muskat-Tabakowska, Jagellonian University of Cracow
E-Mail address - katedraunesco(at)vela.filg.uj.edu.pl
Work Phone - (48)12 663 25 18
Fax - (48) 12 422 67 93
Street - Al. Mickiewicza 11,
City - Cracow
Postal Code - 31-120
Country - Poland