Polish Academy of Sciences
Dr Anna Plater-Zyberk has been in the role of Director of the Office of International Cooperation at the Polish Academy of Sciences since 2017. She received her PhD in cognitive linguistics from Jagiellonian University. Plater-Zyberk completed a BA in Management, an MA in Cultural Anthropology, as well as a European Masters in Translation Studies. She is a fellow of the Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund and was a visiting scholar at the Metaphor Lab in Amsterdam. Prior to joining the Polish Academy of Sciences, she was highly involved in setting up the newly established Polish funding agency; the National Science Centre (NCN), where she was responsible for building and directing the NCN Office of International Cooperation. In her current role she oversees international relations for the Academy which includes; mobility programmes, international networks and the activities of PAS centres abroad.