Prof. Minka Zlateva is Ph.D. (Dr.rer.pol.) of University of Leipzig (Germany) and Professor (since July 2010 Prof. Emerita) on Journalism and Public Relations at the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication (FJMC) of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Author of 12 academic courses on Journalism, PR and Media Education in Bulgarian and German. Guest lecturer at 8 Bulgarian and 13 universities in Europe, Russia and the USA.Author of 3 monographs and more then 100 articles in Bulgarian and foreign scientific journals and book summaries in East and West Europe and China, of papers on more than 80 congresses and international conferences on public communication. Editor and co-editor of 17 book summaries on public communication in Bulgarian and English. Chair Holder of UNESCO Chair “Communication and Public Relations” of the FJMC (2003-2006), member of Director’s Board of ORBICOM – World Net of UNESCO Chairs on Communication and Public Relations (www.orbicom.ca) (2006-2008), faculty coordinator of the Program Socrates/Erasmus of the European Union for mobility of teachers and students (2000-2010).Specializations : University of Leningrad /St. Petersburg( 1983) ,” Johannes Gutenberg” University in Mainz, Germany (1998) and BBC – London (2005).