Scientific cooperation

Staff members of the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences have been engaged in cooperation with foreign researchers for a number of years. Apart from participation in academic exchange and joint research grant projects, they are also invited by foreign academic institutions and give guest lectures during numerous research trips.

International scientific cooperation is conducted on the basis of cooperation protocols between the Polish Academy of Sciences and foreign Academies and other scholarly institutions. The Institute currently conducts 27 projects involving researchers from thirteen countries: Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Slovakia and Ukraine.

International academic cooperation on the basis of agreements concluded by the Polish Academy of Sciences.

Moreover, staff members of the Institute are engaged in eleven projects involving researchers from five countries on the basis of mutual agreements concluded between the Institute of Slavic Studies and the following foreign institutions:

  • the Sorbian Institute (Serbski instytut/Sorbisches Institut) in Bautzen/Budyšin (Germany),
  • Kobe City University of Foreign Studies (Japan),
  • the Institute of Ethnology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,
  • the V. V. Vinogradov Russian Language Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow,
  • the Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University in Ivano-Frankivsk (Ukraine).
Cooperation on the basis of agreements with foreign institutions.

In 2015 the researchers from the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences filed eight projects of new agreements whose implementation was scheduled for 2016–2017.

In 2015 staff members of the Institute presented papers at 66 conferences held abroad, and gave 32 lectures at the invitation of foreign institutions of higher education from the following countries: the United Kingdom, the United States, Belarus, Latvia, France, Russia, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Germany, Italy and Ukraine.

Lectures given by staff members of the Institute of Slavic Studies at the invitation of foreign institutions of higher education.

In 2015, 31 staff members went abroad within the framework of a visiting research fellowship programme of the Polish Academy of Sciences and conducted research in the following countries: Belarus, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Romania, Slovakia and Ukraine.

Visiting research fellowships (on the basis of agreements concluded by the Polish Academy of Sciences).

In addition, under research grant projects and scholarships available in 2015 28 staff members went to the following countries: Belarus, Belgium, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, the United States.

Study visits under research grant projects and scholarships.

In 2015, 24 scholars from Belarus, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Ukraine visited the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences under the visiting research fellowship programme of the Polish Academy of Sciences.

Countries of origin of the researchers visiting the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences.