Karol teaches Ethics, Islam, and Migration at Jagiellonian University. He deals with communication strategies of social and fundraising campaigns in cooperation with numerous Non-Governmental and Political Organizations. He co-created Salam Lab, A World of Neighbours Network and Grupa Granica and is a Center for Leadership alumnus. He is committed to building a sustainable migration policy in Poland and the EU. He works at Minority Rights Group as a liaison officer.
He wrote his doctoral dissertation on Arabic philosophy and bridges Greek and Arab cultures in the Middle Ages as part of the Artes Liberales Academy, Warsaw. He graduated from the inter-faculty humanities studies with pedagogical specialization at the Jagiellonian University. Karol studied at the University of Rochester and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich as a visiting student.
He conducts workshops on building listening and attentive environments as well as trains in media, Islam, and migration. He is the author of the educational program “Empathy and Diversity.”
Updated December 2023
More from Karol Wilczyński
Salam Lab's "Empathy and Multiculturalism"
Senior Landecker Fellow Karol Wilczyński's Salam Lab conducts its first session on ‘Empathy and Multiculturalism’ for teachers from Ukraine, Russia and Poland in its Media and Migration programme.
Registration is open for Migration & Communication training
Registration for the next edition of the Migration & Communication training organized by Landecker Fellow Karol Wilczyński's Salam Lab is now open.
Empowering Young Influencers for Promoting Diversity & Strengthening Democracy
Karol's Landecker Democracy Fellowship project "Empowering Young Influencers for Promoting Diversity & Strengthening Democracy" aims to train up to 60 young leaders with various backgrounds in creating communication strategy as well as equipping them with community organizing skills so they can promote diversity and democracy locally and nationally.