A Gateway to Understanding IRC's suite of multimedia products and on-site training services help businesses, educational institutions, and health care organizations around the world facilitate communication and develop intercultural competence in international settings and diverse workplaces.

What is IRC? Learn about our work and meet president Jaime Wurzel.

 Dr. Jaime Wurzel is the founder and president of the Intercultural Resource Collaborative. Dr. Wurzel was born in Bolivia and has lived, studied and lectured in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. He is the author of numerous articles, and his book, Toward Multiculturalism , is widely used in schools and universities. His forthcoming book, In the Universe of Sudden Changes: Reflections on Cultural Identity, received the Boston University Humanities Foundation Award. Dr. Wurzel is the former Director of Intercultural Studies at Boston University and is currently a Professor of Education at Salem State University. In addition to producing all of IRC's products, Dr. Wurzel served as the executive producer of The Multicultural Workplace, a video produced by PBS (WGHB). He is a permanent faculty member at the Intercultural Communication Institute in Portland Oregon and serves on the Board of Directors of the United States Chapter of SIETAR (Society for Intercultural Education Training and Research). He has consulted and conducted seminars nationally and internationally on cultural variation, diversity, organizational development, and team-building.  Dr. Wurzel's interview on "The Edge" Dr. Wurzel interviewed in El Salvador

What is Intercultural Competence? An introduction to intercultural competence for the first-time visitor.

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