drKrzysztof Sawala

Krzysztof Sawala
Senior lecturer (Starszy wykładowca)


  • M.A. in English linguistics, Poznań, 1981
  • Ph.D. in English literature studies, Poznań, 1988

Research interests

  • American phonology and phonetics
  • articulatory phonetics
  • language testing
  • EFL materials development
  • British and American culture and civilization
  • 18th and 19th century English theater and drama
  • Polish-British and Polish-American cultural relations
  • translation

Teaching experience

  • British and American culture and institutions
  • American history
  • TEFL at academic level
  • Translation
  • Pronunciation of American English at segmental level
  • Prosody of American English
  • Polish as a foreign language

Professional organizations

  • Stowarzyszenie Tłumaczy Polskich (Association of Polish Translators and Interpreters)
  • European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
  • Polish Association for the Study of English (PASE)
  • Polska Izba Książki

Visiting lecturer

  • The American University, Washington, D.C., 1985-86
  • University of Warwick, Coventry, 1988

Guest lectures

  • The 19th International IATEFL Poland Conference, Bydgoszcz 2010
  • The 20th International IATEFL Poland Conference, Warszawa 2011