Department staff

Iryna Shvets
Vice-Rector at for International Relations, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor 

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In 2013 she was awarded with a medal of Excellence in Education. She has been given Diplomas by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine for training the national winners of student research contests and competitions. In 2007 she became the winner of the Woman of Donbass regional competition held by the Donetsk Regional State Administration for the nomination of Woman-Scientist of the Year. She holds a certificate of acknowledgement from the International Charitable Fund, Ukraine 3000.

In 2007 she was the Head of a delegation of volunteers in an exchange program by invitation of the US Department of State for Educational technology for talented and gifted young people. She has done a lot of Research and Teaching internships including the universities in Belgium, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Germany, the USA, Finland, France and Sweden.She has been a Member of the European Organization for Labor Economists (EALE) since 2010 and the Chairman of the Donetsk city public organization Association of HR managers since 2009.

She has been the Chairman of the Specialized Scientific Council of Donetsk National Technical University since 2014Д 11.052.07. She is a research advisor for postgraduates and doctoral students. Sixteen of her postgraduates and one doctoral student have defended a thesis. She is the chief editor of the journal "Scientific works of Donetsk National Technical University, an economic series".

She gives lectures on such majors as Personnel Management, Rationing of Labour.

Her research interests include diagnosis of base personnel procedures and their optimization, regulation of personnel of enterprises, rate setting, effective development and use of personnel.

E-mail: int_vice_rect@donntu.edu.ua, irina_shvets13@ukr.net

 

 

Irina Hrabovenko
Head of the Department of International Relations, Ph.D., Associate professor 

grabovenkoIn 2007 Irina Hrabovenko graduated from Horlivka State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages and got a Master’s degree inGerman, English, foreign literature, Ukrainian language and literature.

She has been working at Donetsk National Technical Universitysince 2007 as an Assistant teacher and an Associate professor. In 2012 she got a PhD in philological sciences, she majored in General Linguistics and her thesis topic was Linguistic dimensions of PR influence in the mass media in political discourse.

She gives lectures on such majors as the: Professional Ukrainian language and Russian as a foreign language. She has completed research into Text and discourse in professional communication activities.

Her research interests include media liguistics, political linguistics, impact of public relations.

E-mail:ird@donntu.edu.ua, igrabovenko@ukr.net

 

 

Oksana Vereshchak
Acting Head of the Department of International Relations

vereshakIn 1995 she graduated from Donetsk National University and got a Master’s degree in German Philology, German language, literatureand translation.

She has been working at Donetsk National Technical University since 1995. She has participated in many international trainings and seminars including a German Telc-training course called Difficulties in task giving in order to test writing competence and transparent evaluation criteria at University of Otto von Guericke, in Magdeburg, Germany, in 2015. There were two seminars on teaching foreing languages held at the Goethe Institute and at DAAD which she attended in Donetsk in 2000 and 2003.

She works as an Assistant teacher at the Department of language training at Donetsk National Technical University.

Her research interests include methods of teaching foreign languages.

E-mail: vereshak1972@ukr.net

 

 

Alla Skyrda
Translator of the Department of International Relations

skirdaIn 1994 she graduated from Donetsk National University and got a Master’s degree in German philology, English, literature and translation.

She has been working at Donetsk National Technical University since 1994 as an Assistant teacher and Senior lecturer. She is experienced at translating scientific, technical, economic literature, scientific reports and articles. She has received training in teachingEnglish at the British Council and DonStream in Donetsk as well as the Masterclass Language and Teacher Training Centre in Kyiv. She has translated a number of lectures including Management and New Methods of Fire Extinguishing. She has completed research intoMethods of formation of practical orientation of future engineers via humanitarian disciplines.

Her research interests include pedagogical science at tertiary level and methods of teaching English.

E-mail: alla.skyrda@ukr.net

 

 

Alona Sydorenko
Employee of the Department of International Relations

In 2011 she graduated from Dnipropetrovsk National Technical University and got a Master’s degree in Software of Automated Systems.

She has been working in Donetsk National Technical University since 2015. She is experienced in arranging international conferences and meetings.

Her interests include reading philosophical, classical and contemporary literature.

E-mail: alenafionova@ukr.net

 

 

 

Oksana Popova
Employee of the Department of International Relations

Graduated from Donetsk National University and got the qualification of philologist-germanist, teacher of German language and literature, translator.

Teacher of German and English since 1995. Participated in Goethe-Institut German Teaching Workshops, DAAD German-language technical training, international workshops of Linguistic Center in Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg, forums of the German Language Teachers Association in Ukraine, The British Council internships for English language teachers. Experience in translating general scientific, technical and economic literature, scientific papers and articles. Completed post-graduate course in Donetsk National Technical University.

Research interests include linguistic and cultural aspects of professional training in non-linguistic higher educational institutions.

Е-mail: oksana.popova@donntu.edu.ua