Department of Geography of Ukraine

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Department of Geography of Ukraine was founded in 1990 and was the first department of this direction in the history of the various geographical institutions in Ukraine. On the department successfully functions a scientific school of geography of Ukraine, established by a renowned Ukrainian geographer Professor Zastavnyi F.D.  The main research areas include: Ethnogeography of Ukraine (prof. Dnistriansky M.S., docent Lavruk M.M., prof. Lozynskyi R.M.); geography of population and geography of settlements in Ukraine (candidate of geographical sciences Hasuliak N.I., candidate of geographical sciences Labinska H.M.); Physical Geography of the Ukrainian Carpathians and Crimea (docent. Baitsar A.L.); Political Geography and Geopolitics (prof. Dnistrianskyi M.S., candidate of geographical sciences. Skliarska O.I.); historical geography of Ukraine (prof. Dnistrianskyi M. S., prof. Lozynskyi R.M.); complex regional geographical studies (docent. Lavruk M.M., prof. Lozynskyi R.M., candidate of geographical sciences. Hasuliak N.I., candidate of geographical sciences Stetsiuk O.V.); geography of tourism and recreational geography of Ukraine (prof. Lozynskyi R.M., candidate of geographical sciences Stetsiuk O.V., lecturer, Klapchuk O.O.); Geographic Area Studies (docent Lavruk M.M.); geographical education (docent. Lavruk M.M., candidate of geographical sciences Labinska H.M.)

The department’s major 7.070501 “Geography”.

After passing the state exam bachelors obtain the qualification “Bachelor of geography. Geography of Ukraine “; After successful defense of a specialist thesis graduates obtain the qualification “Geographer. Teacher of Geography, Principles of economy and ecology. “After the defense of a master’s thesis students gain the qualification “Master of geography. Geography Ukraine. “

The department has nine faculty teachers and two training and supporting staff.

The structure of the departmentincludes the office of methodology of teaching geography and economy.

Staff

ChairpersonRoman LozynskyiChairperson
ProfessorMyroslav DnistrianskyiProfessor
Associate ProfessorAndrii BaitsarAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorHalyna LabinskaAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorMariia LavrukAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorOksana SkliarskaAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorOksana StetsiukAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorAndrii ZubykAssociate Professor
Senior Department Secretary, Postgraduate Student (part-timer)Vladislav MorgatskySenior Department Secretary, Postgraduate Student (part-timer)

Lecturers' schedule



Annotated index of scientific, educational and educational-methodical works of the department “Soil Science and Soil Geography” was published in June 2022

23.06.2022 | 12:05

Annotated index of scientific, educational and educational-methodical works of the department “Soil Science and Soil Geography” was published, ed. Ph.D., prof. S. Pozniak, Ph.D., prof. A. Kyrylchuk, dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Department of Soil Science and Soil Geography ”(1993-2023).
The Annotated Index of Publications of the Department of Soil Science and Soil Geography of the Ivan Franko National University of L’viv presents the scientifi c achievements of the teaching staff of the department: scientifi c monographs, textbooks, educational...

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Thanks to prof. M. Malska for the contribution to the development of the idea of the Europe of the Carpathians from the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee Mr. Marek Kuchcinski

11.03.2022 | 14:01

I would like to sincerely thank you for your contribution so far to the development of the idea of the Europe of the Carpathians, a new element of which is the International Club of the Carpathian Europe initiated at the XXXII conference in Krasiczyn.
Common experiences and many years of cooperation of people from the field of politics, science and culture, involved in the conference and in promoting Carpathian issues in national and international debates, gave rise to the concept of...

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Continuation and intensification of the cooperation within the area of the countries and nations of the Europe of the Carpathians

11.03.2022 | 14:00

International Club of Europe of the Carpathians
DECLARATION
Aware of the responsibilities and moral obligations towards the countries and the nations of our region – Europe – in the context of the current and the approaching challenges,

remembering the Christian roots of Europe, respecting values such as: family, democracy, human dignity, unlimited and legally protected freedom of opinions and speech, and the meaning of social and international dialogue,
expressing our gratitude to the initiators, organisers and persons who have participated in the “Europe...

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“Virtual visit to the parks of Pennsylvania State University” ONLINE SEMINAR

12.07.2021 | 11:37

On July 6, 2021, an online seminar was organized by Pennsylvania State University (USA) and Znesinnya Regional Landscape Park (Lviv) with the organizational and technical support from Geography Faculty of the Lviv Ivan Franko National University.
This seminar was initiated by Ulyana Taras – director of Znesinnya Regional Landscape Park, who established contacts with representatives of the University of Pennsylvania during her internship in the United States. The online-workshop included presentations on eco-education, management of recreational areas and experimental forestry within...

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