Research at ISIT: redefining intercultural

ISIT draws on an international scientific and academic community to develop knowledge and innovation in multilingual and intercultural fields through its esteemed research center.


The ISITLab is a place for experimentation, where research projects in the fields of multilingualism and intercultural issues flourish, where the needs of society and business are met with innovation. ISITLab brings together a unique group of exceptional researchers who bring a sense of responsibility to their respective fields. They are also professionals with the ability to apply their skills to a variety of environments. Research, pedagogy and professionalism are one at ISITLab.  


Research areas

The ISIT Research Center (CRATIL) brings together both French and international researchers working on intercultural issues, from both theoretical and practical standpoints: multilingual, intercultural data processing and analysis; intercultural management and communication; law, legal and intercultural analysis.

A network of intercultural research experts

An interdisciplinary scientific committee

The scientific committee counts 34 research professors who represent ISIT’s major areas of expertise: linguistics, translation sciences and terminology, conference interpretation, economics, management, social sciences and intercultural management and communication.

An international academic and scientific network

The ISIT Research Center has close ties with graduate schools and research centers in France and abroad. The Center cooperates with a network of French and international research professors, doctoral students and PhDs.

These research partnerships nurture collaborative projects that benefit international scientific research and innovation. International companies and organizations also call upon ISIT’s Research Center for their development projets and research needs.

Internationally recognized research

Since 2008, “Le Bulletin du CRATIL” has featured work from ISIT’s research professors as well as researchers from the school’s international network working on projects in ISIT’s areas of expertise.