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
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.

‘Freigeist’ Fellowships

08.07.2020 | 18:50

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The Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Program

25.05.2020 | 22:04

Open call for applications for The Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship Program which provides non-degree academic study and related professional experiences in the United States to mid-career professionals in specified fields.
The Fellowship offers valuable opportunities for professional development through selected university courses (duration: 9 months), conference attendance, networking, and mandatory practical work experiences (duration: 3 months). During the year, Fellows pursue both their individual program goals and work closely with their Humphrey colleagues in workshops and seminars.
The application deadline: July 19, 2020.
Learn more: http://ow.ly/RHMj30qHIn3
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The II All-Ukrainian Archaeological Congress

07.05.2020 | 11:41

Dear colleagues!
The Institute of Archaeology of NAS of Ukraine
The Association of Archaeologists of Ukraine
Malyn City Council
You are invited to participate in the II All-Ukrainian Archaeological Congress
Place: city of Malyn, Zhytomyr Region.
Date: 23 – 26, September 2020
The dates of the congress and the forms of participation may be modified in a view of the epidemiological situation in the country related to COVID-19 and according to the measures taken by the government.
The event will be organized by sessions and round tables.
The...

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