The Chair of Humanities

Head of the Chair: Ivan Mozgovy, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor.

The Chair of Humanities has been functioning since 1996 – the year when the Academy itself was founded.

The Chair’s teachers teach disciplines of general education for the first and second-year students of all faculties of the Academy and deliver lectures for masters, post-graduates and students of advanced training courses.

Website of the Chair of Humanities.

The Chair of Humanities consists of 12 lecturers including 1 professor and 11 assistant professors.

Disciplines taught by the Chair:

  • Philosophy
  • Political studies
  • Sociology
  • History of Ukraine
  • Economic history
  • Culture studies
  • Religious studies
  • Ethics
  • Esthetics
  • Logic
  • Legal psychology
  • Introduction into psychology and pedagogics
  • Ukrainian language for professionals
  • History of Ukrainian culture
  • Social psychology
  • Problems of political history
  • Art of public-speaking
  • Communicative processes in education
  • Philosophy of the contemporary global problems

The lecturers of the Chair have prepared more than 600 scientific works including monographs, brochures and textbooks.

Since 1999 the Chair has been organizing a scientific conference "Modern vision of the world: integration of scientific and non-scientific knowledge”. Among the participants of the conference are experts on culture and religion, professional ideologues and pedagogues. The Chair’s staff conduct conferences and competitions for students. For more active involvement of students teachers organize round-table discussions in history and political studies, culture and art.

The Chair’s staff conduct conferences and competitions for students. The most talented of them study at master and post-graduate courses. For more active involvement of students teachers organize round-table discussions in history and political studies, culture and art.

The art gallery “Akademichna” was founded under the leadership of the assistant professor of the Chair - Sergiy Pobozhiy. It started its activities in 1998 as part of the Humanities Chair. S. Pobozhiy is a member of the Union of Ukrainian artists.

The activities of the gallery are aimed at improving the esthetic education of students and lecturers of the Academy, introducing them to the basics of art business. The acquired knowledge and skills can be used by them in the formation of the region’s cultural policies, creation of art collections at banks and other financial institutions.

Chair’s address: Soborna Str. 39, 40030, Sumy, Ukraine.
Tel: (0542) 61-91-68