Head of the Department, Professor, [email protected]
1982 -graduated from Ivan Franko Lviv State university .
1987 – defended Candidate of Sciences thesis
1996 defended his Doctor of Sciences thesis at the M. Hrushevsky Institute of Ukrainian Archeography and Source studies, National Academy of Sciences.
Since 2002 – Professor at the Ivan Franko National university of Lviv.
Works at the Ukrainian Catholic University since its foundation. Professor of world history, Professor of modern history of Ukraine. Director of the interdisciplinary program “Individual Studies in Humanities” at the Lviv National University, in collaboration with the Ukrainian Catholic university and University of Warsaw. 1996-2009 – guest lecturer at the Central European University ( Budapest, Hungary), guest researcher at University of Sapporo (Japan)
Scholarships and awards:
1997 – Fulbright Program (University of Michigan)
2000-2001 – Lisa Meitner Program (University of Vienna)
2009 – Human Research Institute (Vienna)
1998 – «Przeglad Wschodni» magazine award for best foreign book in the field of East European history
2003 – Solomija Pavlychko Award of the American Council of Learned Societies
2004 – Galician knight, the “public person of the year”
2007 – Antonovych Foundation Award
2007 – “Korrespondent” magazine award for the “Best Book of the Year”
2009 – Bene Merito Order of the Republic of Poland
2010 – Anton Hindeli Premium in the field of Culture and history of Central, Eastern and Southern Europe (Vienna)
2010 “Order for Intellectual Courage” award
Scholarly interests: history of Eastern Europe 19-20th centuries, intellectual history, history and theory of nationalism