Department of Archaeology and Special Historical Studies

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Lecturers:

At the department work professors Leonid Zashkilniak and Oleksandr Sytnyk, docents Yaroslav Onyshchuk, Oleksandr Bandrovskyi, Mykhailo Fylypchuk, Nataliya Bilas, Nataliya Stebliy, Anastasiya Baukova and lecturer Yaroslav Pohoralskyi.

Courses:

The department teaches the following courses: «Archaeology», «Cultural Anthropology », «History of Old Civilizations», «History of Ancient Civilizations», «History of Ancient Greece and Rome», «Foreign Historiography», «Methodology of History», «Modern Historiography», «Archaeology Study in the World», «The Paleolith of Ukraine in the Context of European Continent», «Ethnic-cultural History of Ukraine in the First Half of the 1st Millennium BC», «Famous Researchers of Ukrainian Archaeology», «Ethnogenesis of Present-day Slavs by Archaeological Data», «Actual Problems of European Archaeology», «Actual Problems of Ukrainian Archaeology», «Archaeology Study in Lviv University», «Funeral Rites in the Early Iron Age», «Archaeological Museology», «Cultural Influences of Roman Provinces on Ukraine», «Methodology of Archeological Cadaster Composition», «Ethnogenesis of Eastern Slavs», «Primitive Archaeology of Ukraine», «Methodology of Field and Cameral Research», «Ancient Influences on the Material and Spiritual Culture of Ukraine’s Inhabitants in the First Half of the 1st Millennium BC to the First Half of the 1st Millennium BC», «Special Methods in Archaeology».

Research areas:

The department issues the annual collection of papers “Археологічні дослідження Львівського університету” (“Archeological Research at Lviv University”), founded in 1996 by Professor M. Peleshchyshyn. International conferences are held regulalry: the 1st, 2nd and 3rd readings dedicated to the memory of Solomon Lurie, the 4thInternational archeological conference of students and young researchers (1998), International conference on the occasion of the centenary of the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History at Lviv University.

The department offers postgraduate studies in the specialty “07.00.04 – Archaeology”; in the recent decades, there were 6 doctoral and more than 20 candidate dissertation in different specialties.

The department has tight connections with the departments of leading educational establishments and academic institutions in Ukraine and Poland.

Employees

ChairpersonLeonid ZashkilniakChairperson
Associate ProfessorAnastasiia BaukovaAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorNataliia BilasAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorYaroslav OnyshchukAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorNataliya StebliyAssociate Professor
LecturerViktor HumennyiLecturer
LecturerYaroslav PohoralskyiLecturer

Lecturers' schedule



Research

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.

The Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine announces a new call to participation in EU Study Days – 2022

20.01.2022 | 10:21

Application deadline: 18:00, 07 March 2022.

Who can participate in the program?
For the first time, students of secondary schools, lyceums, gymnasiums (9-11 grades) can participate in EU Study Days.
Master’s degree students; students, who are enrolled in the last year of the bachelor studies and postgraduate students are eligible to apply.
When will the studies take place?
From the 15th of March 2022 until the 31st of May 2022.
How many modules it will include?
It is planned to carry out 10 online modules that will...

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OPEN Courses Competition: Spring 2022

12.01.2022 | 11:48

Hello, English Language Educators in Ukraine! Are you interested in expanding your knowledge and skill level as a teacher? Interested in taking an online course developed by a U.S. university? Apply to be part of the Online Professional English Network (OPEN) program through the U.S. Embassy’s Regional English Language Office in Kyiv! Applications are open through January 31, 2022 for 8-week courses that begin in Spring 2022. Options for course topics include English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI), Fostering...

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The U.S. Embassy is proud to announce a call for applications to this year’s Study of the United States Institutes for Scholars, Educators and Teachers

06.12.2021 | 21:16

This program is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State and will cover all participant costs, including program administration, travel, housing and subsistence, as well as book, cultural, and incidental allowances.

The Institutes will be conducted as traditional in-person programs at U.S. host institutions. Should health, safety, and travel conditions continue to pose significant challenges, the programs will pivot to a modified virtual format. Deadline: December 20, 2021

More information: https://go.usa.gov/xeVHA

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