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Translation teachers’ profile: survey

Prof. Maria Piotrowska, Prof. Gary Massey and Dr Mariusz Marczak, representing both CTER and the TER research platform, would like to kindly ask you to spare roughly 10 minutes of your time to complete the survey on translation teacher’s profile which you will find at:

The survey closes on 29 February 2024. Your voice is very important to us and we would truly appreciate your contribution to our research.


Roundtable debate (online): The present and future of translator education research 22.01.2024


Oleksandr Bondarenko (Volodymyr Vynnychenko Central Ukrainian State Pedagogical
University in Kiev)
Mariusz Marczak
(Jagiellonian University in Kraków)
Gary Massey
(Zurich University of Applied Sciences)
Olga Mastela
(Jagiellonian University in Kraków)
Paulina Pietrzak
(University of Łódź)
Maria Piotrowska
(Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

Date: 14.30-16.00 CET, 22nd January, 2024

REGISTRATION link and QR code:

St Jerome’s Symposium 2023

We kindly invite you to St Jerome’s Symposium, to be held on September 29, 2023 at 14.30-18.00 (CEST, UTC +2). Before you register, please look at what you are up to.

Part I

  • 14.30 Symposium opening, networking and coffee to start
  • 15.00 – 16.00
  1. Open lecture: Aleksander Gomola “St. Jerome: a man behind a myth”
  2. Discussion

Part II

  • 16.00 – 16.30
  1. Looking back: “Ten years of CTER” by Maria Piotrowska
  2. Looking forward: “TER Platform – a new initiative” by Mariusz Marczak
  • 16.30 – 18.00 Roundtable discussion: “Educating translators and interpreters, educating trainers: winds of change” (key themes: dispersion of competences, AI and technologies, teachers and upskilling, academia and industry)

Hybrid mode


Collegium Paderevianum, Jagiellonian University

al. Mickiewicza 9a, room 2

31-120 Kraków, Poland


Details to be announced in due course.

Open lecture by Prof. Gary Massey: 16.03.2023

The Chair for Translation Studies and the research platform Translator – Educator – Research (TER), POB Heritage UJ, kindly invite you to an open lecture entitled The hard thing about soft skills: Educating for today’s language industry, to be delivered by Prof. Gary Massey from Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) on 16 March 2023 at 12.00-13.30 (CET) at Auditorium Maximum in Kraków (ul. Krupnicza 33, sala seminaryjna A).


CTER Assessment Literacy Workshop 2022

The Consortium for Translation Education Research (CTER) in association with the University of Westminster in London, England and the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland are pleased to announce a jointly organised workshop on assessment literacy for translator trainers and translators under the name of the CTER Assessment Literacy Workshop 2022,  to be held on 3rd-4th November, 2022 in Kraków, Poland. The workshop sessions will be led by Elsa Barros and Juliet Vine from the University of Westminster.

For more information on the event and registration consult the workshop site.

CTER General Meeting (7.04.2022)

It was a great pleasure for us to meet  CTER members at the tri-annual CTER General Meeting, which was held on 7th April 2022 at 17.00 CET. We convened online and the meeting covered the following issues:

  • CTER presidential elections;
  • an update on CTER membership;
  • information about the current and forthcoming CTER projects and events;
  • informal discussion on CTER-related matters; and
  • AOB.

We look forward to future CTER events.