The Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY
Ihor Markov, PhD., currently is in Doctorantura of Ethnology Institute, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Lviv. The Head of the Department of the Social Antropology of the Institute of Ethnology, the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (2013-2017), Director of the Laboratory for Social Research in Lviv. He has a PhD in ethnology. The areas of expertise include social dynamics and identities, social communication, political process, transnational and global migration.
Dr. Markov has an experience of leading and participation in several international and national projects in the field of migration. He was the Local Coordinator for Ukraine in multy-country Research Consortium of the research project EURA-NET Transnational Migration in Transition:Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People (2014-2017). The project was founded by the European Union 7-th Framework Programme. He has coordinated comprehensive study of the processes of Ukrainian labor migration in the EU and Russia conducted directly in 8 host countries of immigrants in 2006-2010, funded by RENOVABIS.
Ihor Markov is a member of the International Editorial Board of the Journal "Migration and Development" (Routledge), the International Network “Migration and Development” and the Sociological Association of Ukraine (SAU).
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Oksana Hodovanska (1977) is a historian and anthropologist, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Ethnology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (in Lviv). She obtained her academic degree “kandydat nauk” (Ph.D. equivalent) from Ivan Krypyakevych Institute of Ukrainian Studies, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in 2006. The areas of her expertise is included migration flows in Ukraine and abroad, the history and formation of the modern Ukrainian diaspora community, a history of everyday lifes. Her book "Newest Ukrainian diaspora: labour migrants in Italy, Spain and Portugal" (in Ukrainian) published in Lviv in 2011. Since 2013 she has been a member the Shevchenko Scientific Society of Ethnographic committee. Her current research focuses on the transformation of everyday lives in the villages Ukrainian of Galicia in the end 20th century and beginning 21th century.
Oksana Ivankova-Stetsyuk is Acting Head of the Department of Social Anthropology, Doctor of Social Sciences, Leading Research Fellow at the Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (in Lviv).
She defended her thesis «Folk Culture in the life of Modern Ukrainian Society» for getting the Candidate’s Degree (Ph.D equivalent) in Sociological Sciences (2000, the Institute of Sociology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine). She defended her thesis «Conceptualization of changes in organizational forms of religious life: Ukrainian context» for getting the Doctor’s Degree (Doctor Habilitat equivalent) in Sociological Sciences (2012, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv). She got an academic title of Associate Professor in 2005 (the Department of Sociology and Social Work at the National University «Lviv Polytechnic»).
Oksana Ivankova-Stetsyuk has published more than 50 scientific papers in Ukraine and abroad. Her book «The Church in Space of Migration: Ethnocultural Resources and Sociointegrative Potential of Ukrainian Religious Communities» came out in 2012. She was co-author of a number of research projects implemented by NGOs in collaboration with universities and academic institutions in Ukraine and abroad. She is a member of the Sociological Association of Ukraine.
Her research interests include the analysis of developing of charitable activities social and religious organizations and methodology for analysis of numerical data.
Roman Kis (1949)— ethnologist, philosopher, sociolinguist, publicist, senior researcher. Scientific interests: theories of the nation, postcolonial studios, sociolinguistics of culture, linguocultural studies, theories of discourse. Author of the philosophical theory of meaning.
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Maria Mayerchyk (1971) as a candidate of sciences (in history), a senior research associate at Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; editor-in-chief of a scholarly peer-reviewed open-access online journal “Feminist Critique: East European Journal of Feminist and Queer Studies”; vice-director of the “Center for Cultural-Anthropological Studies”. In 2003 she defended her dissertation at the Rylski Institute of Art Studies, Folkloristics, and Ethnology of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Kyiv). In 2011 she published a monograph “Ritual and Body: Structural-Semantic Study of Family Cycle Rituals” (Kyiv: Krytyka, 2011). She was academic director of the “Gender, Sexuality, and Power” ReSET/HESP project (2011-2014).
She has got fellowships in the USA (Harvard University, 2012; University of South Florida, 2007-2008), Canada (University of Alberta, 2008-2009), Hungary (Central European University, 2010, 2012), Bulgaria (Centre for Advanced Studies Sofia, 2017), and research grant from International Association for Humanities (2012).
She teaches courses on queer theory, feminism, sociology of sexuality, and gender theory.
Her scholarly interests include anthropology and history of sexuality, sexuality and nationalism; history (genealogy) of knowledge, ethnology; constructionist epistemologies, feminist, gender, and queer theory, post-/decolonial critique; contemporary feminism and LGBT movements in Ukraine.
Danylo Sudyn (1985) – sociologist, Research Fellow at the Department of Social Anthropology (Institute of Ethnology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine). He obtained academic degree “kandydat nauk” (Ph.D. equivalent) from V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University in 2011. Ph.D. thesis “Social functions of national myths”. The areas of his expertise include national identity, methodology of sociological research, quantitative methods of data collection and data analysis, history of Ukrainian sociology. His current research focuses on regional specifics of (re)production of Ukrainian national identity in contemporary Ukraine.
Petro Chorniy (1985) - Historian, Social Anthropologist, “kandydat nauk” (Ph.D. equivalent) (2011).
Research Fellow at the Department of Social Anthropology of Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. During 2014-2017 he worked as analyst and researcher in the project EURA-NET (Transnational Migration in Transition:Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People (2014-2017).
Studied at the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.
Fellowship at the Ukrainian Free University (2018), the University of Warsaw (2011, 2009) and University of Rzeszów (2008).
Participant of the educational program “Study Tours to Poland” (Warsaw, Poland 2007).
Received a Jerzy Giedroyc Award for Ph.D. thesis “Ethnic groups in Galicia in the interwar period (1919–1939): demographic and ethno-cultural processes”.
Dr. Svitlana Odynets, Junior Research Fellow, Ethnology Institute, National Academy of Science of Ukraine, https://nas.academia.edu/SvitlanaOdynets,
anthropologist, Ph.D (in Ethnology), junior research fellow at the Department of Social Anthropology in Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. She has recently defended her PhD about changes in social identities of Ukrainian women migrants (Ivano-Frankivsk University, Ukraine, 2016). She has visited Warsaw University (2006), Centre for Independent Social Research in Saint-Petersburg (2011), European University Institute in Florence (2013), European Humanities University in Vilnius (2013-2014) with different fellowships and presentations. She was a researcher on the EURA-NET project Transnational Migration in Transition: Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People (2014–17), and Country Expert on Ukraine on the ITHACA project (2014–15). Her research projects are concerned with women’s temporary transnational migration between Ukraine and Italy; immigrants and post-soviet diaspora in Ukraine, changing post-imperial and national identity boundaries among Ukrainian migrants in EU countries after the Maidan 2013-14. She has been combining anthtopological studies with journalism for last 20 years. The newest articles -- “Caught between East and West: Ukrainian migration in the 21st century'' in Handbook of Migration and Globalisation, ed. by Anna Triandafyllidou.: Cheltenham ; Northampton : Edward Elgar Pub, 2018 (in cooperation with Lyubov Zhyznomisrska); “The Ukrainian Migrations in the Global World: A Picnic on the Road”, Krytyka. Ukrainian intellectual monthly/bi-monthly magazine, №3-4, 2018.
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Hanna Zaremba-Kosovych (1990), PhD in Sociology, is working as a Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Social Anthropology of Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Lviv). The topic of her thesis is “Specifics of representations about social justice among Ukrainian labor migrants”. Hanna Zaremba-Kosovych works as analyst and researcher in the projects: First Ukrainian migration platform, Transnational Migration in Transition: Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People, Local Self-Government and Rule of Law in Ukraine.
She has participated in the international courses and training in France, Belgium, Hungary, Sweden and Italy.
The areas of her expertise are included social justice and injustice, global justice, processes of migration.
Olena Lutsiv (1993) - Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Social Anthropology of Ethnology Institute of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. She studied at the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, speciality – sociology.
Scientific interests: religion, religiosity, confession, youth in the history of The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church.