HALYNA BILAVYCH

Doctor of Education, Professor,

Professor of Primary education pedagogy

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Works as a professor of the Department of Primary Education Pedagogy of Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University.
Graduate degree, Ivano-Frankivsk Vasyl Stefanyk Pedagogical Institute, 1989; Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, 2000.

Total work experience – 28 years.

Author of more than 300 scientific papers.

Employment:
01.09.1989 – 01.09.1991 – Teacher

01.09.1991 – 01.01.1994 – Postgraduate student

03.01.1994 – 31.08.2000 – Researcher, Senior Researcher

01.09.2000 – 01.09. 2004 – Assistant, Senior Lecturer

01.09.2004 – 01.04.2007 – Associate Professor of the Department of Theory and Methodology of Primary Education

01.04.2007 – till 2016 – Assistant Professor of the Department of Philology and Methodology of Primary Education of the Pedagogical Faculty of Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University.

From 2016 – till – Professor of the Department of Primary Education Pedagogy.

Halyna Bilavych started her scientific activity in 1994 as a senior researcher at the Scientific and Methodological Center “Ukrainian Ethnopedagogy and Ethnology” of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine and Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University. She has been teaching since 2000.

During recent years, she has been a professor of the Department of Primary Education Pedagogy.

The following courses are taught for students of the Faculty of Pedagogy by Halyna Bilavych: “Basics of Rhetoric”, “Professional Ukrainian Language” “Modern Ukrainian Literary Language”, “Ukrainian Scientific Speech”, “Expressive Reading in Primary School”, etc.

The professor helds open classes and realizes educational activities involving more than a hundred students (“From childhood to Taras”, “Resurrected Christ – resurrected Ukraine”, “And we will raise that red guelder rose”, etc).

Halyna Bilavych publishes literary and artistic almanacs; the last one (“For Ukraine, for Her Freedom!”) was published in 2014 and was dedicated to the modern heroic struggle of Ukrainians for their independence and sovereignty. During 2009-2014 she organized creative student contests at the Pedagogical Institute: “Vivat, the University!”, “Teacher, with your name …”, “Love your Ukraine!”, “Joy with grief embraced”, “Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred”, “For Ukraine, for her freedom …”, “And we will raise that red guelder rose”, aimed at developing students’ literary abilities, forming patriotism, civic position, national consciousness among them.

She manages the scientific group “Stylistics of the Scientific Text”, that employs about 20 students who attend scientific conferences at Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, participate in international scientific conferences and publish their papers in domestic and international magazines.

The professor works on the problem of forming the linguistic personality of the future teacher, publishes the wallpaper called “Let’s speak Ukrainian right!”. Together with the group members, she prepared dictionaries “Let’s speak Ukrainian right!”, “Let’s emphasize right!”, “Dialectic wealth of the Carpathian region”.
In recent years, under her supervision there were five prize-winners of the All-Ukrainian Student Research Contest, including Ukrainian language and literature and teaching methods (O. Loik, T. Stambulska, T. Lysechko), who took third place in a contest at Kamianets-Podіlskyi National Ivan Ohiienko University, and the educational pedagogical sciences (higher school education) (N. Shevchuk, T. Danylyuk), who took first place in Drohobych Ivan Franko State Pedagogical University.

She supervised three Candidates of Pedagogical Sciences (L. Slyvka, M. Popyuk, M. Prots).

Provides scientific guidance to the graduate student and gives scientific advice to three doctoral students.

During 2009-2010 Halyna Bilavych was a member of the specialized council for the defence of theses (general pedagogy and history of pedagogy) at Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University. Currently she is a member of two specialized scientific councils for the defense of doctoral and PhD theses.

She is the author of five publications indexed in Scopus and Web of Science.
In recent years, more than 20 educational and methodological manuals on Ukrainian language, rhetoric, Ukrainian language (by professional direction), teaching methods, have been published.

Editor-in-chief of the journal “Mountain School of the Ukrainian Carpathians”, member of the editorial board of the magazine “Youth and the Market” (Drohobych), “Medical Education” (Ternopil).

Since 2016 she has been the Director of the Scientific and Methodical Center “Gifted Child University”, which operates at the Science Park of Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University.

Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University,

1/308 Bandera Str.

Ivano-Frankivsk, 76018

Tel. +38-0342-75-09-12

E-mail:  halyna.bilavych@pnu.edu.ua