Khatuna Kacharava

Professor Khatuna Kacharava meeting the Pope on 30 September 2016 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Credit to Khatuna Kacharava
Professor Khatuna Kacharava meets the Pope on 30 September 2016 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Credit: Khatuna Kacharava


Khatuna Kacharava resides in Tbilisi, Georgia, and frequently travels through Europe and the United States.

Professor Khatuna Kacharava graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Journalism, and Shota Rustaveli Institute of Literature, Journalism. She is a Doctor of Social Sciences.

Associate Professor at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Journalism and Mass Communication. From July 2018 onwards she is a Research Fellow at BRAMS Journal.

She worked as a professor at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Ilia State University, and Griogl Robakidze University. From 2003 to 2020 she was Head of Journalism and Mass Communication Program at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Griogl Robakidze University. She has been a coordinator at the Institute of History and Geography of Georgian Emigration at Grigol Robakidze University.

Khatuna Kacharava participated in local and international conferences:

  • Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum, EMF Ancient Modern Brand “The Times”
  • Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum, EMF History, and Modernity of Agence France-Presse
  • Eurasian Multidisciplinary Forum, EMF Some Aspects of a Journalist’s professional ethics – foreign experience and Georgian reality
  • The thirteenth annual International Conference on American Studies, TSU, American Talks and Georgian Analogies
  • Scientific and student conferences were conducted with her participation in the organisational group

She has taken qualification training courses:

  • TSU, DW Akademie Propaganda and manipulation in the media
  • TSU, DW Akademie Train-the-Trainer for TSU Lecturers
  • TSU, DW Akademie Court and Law Reporting
  • Tbilisi, Georgia Reporting on HIV Infection and Narcotics Issues in Media
  • European Union media center Sarajevo Training on News Reporting
  • Association School, Family, Society – Critical Thinking and Active Teaching in Higher Education

Her book was published by the Georgian-French project – Journalism. She is the author of numerous scientific publications.

Facilitates the following courses:

  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Media Ethics
  • Social Issue Coverage in Media
  • Film Publicistics, etc.

Khatuna Kacharava is a member of the Dissertation Board of Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film University.


  • Georgian
  • Russian
  • English