Department of Ancient History of Ukraine and Archival Studies

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Chairperson (by-worker)Roman ShustChairperson (by-worker)
ProfessorMyron KapralProfessor
DocentStepan BilostotskyiDocent
DocentOleh DudiakDocent
DocentOleh DukhDocent
DocentVasyl KmetDocent
DocentOlha ShchodraDocent
DocentOleksandr TseluikoDocent
DocentOleksiy VynnychenkoDocent
DocentAndriy ZayatsDocent
Senior LecturerIhor PidkovaSenior Lecturer

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The main orientation of the research is the archaeology of the western region of Ukraine (the department researches such projects as “Material and spiritual culture of inhabitants in Subcarpathia, Volyn and Transcarpathia in the Stone and Early Medieval Periods”, as well as Ancient History, the methodology of history, present-day historiography. The staff of the department performed archeological excavations in the sites of ancient settlements like Krylos (Halych), Plisnesko, Pidhorodyshche, Nemyriv, Rokytne, Modrychi (Teptiuzh), sites and villages of Yezupil, Hlybochok, Neslukhiv, Koshylivtsi, Buchach, Tadani, Zymne, Kostianets, Holyshiv, Vynnyky, Nezvysko, Dudyn, Cherchyk, Khrinnyky, Bovshiv, Demianiv, Nakvasha, ancient burial grounds of Gats, Chekhy, Vysotsko, monastic complexes of Univ, Stradch, Pidkamin, Staryi Zbarazh, Pidhirtsi.

Institute for Human Sciences Summer School

02.03.2020 | 17:13

June 28-July 4, 2020 (Vienna, Austria)
Deadline – March 22, 2020
This year’s summer school will explore how different political parties and movements draw from and mobilize different sites of democratic legitimacy. The summer school will be held at Burg Feistritz and offers the opportunity to work with leading democracy scholars across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.

We invite applications from humanities and social science PhD students, post-docs, and junior faculty who have received their PhD within...

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2020 Research Grants “Holodomor Research and Education Consortium” (Toronto)

31.01.2020 | 09:59

Deadline – March 1, 2020
Grants are intended to support research that expands our knowledge and understanding of the Holodomor; publication and translation of research results; preservation of materials; and organization of and participation in academic forums. Examples of research that could be supported include the policies of foreign governments during collectivization and the Holodomor; the fate of various groups living in Ukraine (ethnic, social) ; diaspora communities and their kin in Soviet Ukraine; and the Holodomor at the national and...

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Conference “Memory, Guilt and Shame”

24.01.2020 | 10:50

Gdansk, Poland, 26-27 March 2020 –
Deadline – 31 January 2020

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IV International Conference: “The Phenomenon of Europe: Women in History”

13.01.2020 | 10:17

Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Faculty of History
Scientific Society of Students of the Faculty of History
Dear colleagues of the humanities faculties! We are pleased to invite you to participate in
IV International Conference: “The Phenomenon of Europe: Women in History”
The conference will be held on the 10-th of April 2020 at the Scientific Library of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (5, Drahomanova str., Lviv)
Working languages: Ukrainian, English, Russian, Polish.
The program of the conference...

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