6 February 2015

Academic Freedom and Transformation of University Education in Ukraine

The Ideology and Politics Journal, Philosophy of Education Journalthe Fulbright Program in Ukraine and  the Institute of Higher Education NAES of Ukraine are pleased to invite you to a round table discussion «Academic Freedom and Transformation of University Education in Ukraine», to be held on Friday, February, 6, 2015, 4:00 p.m.

The location of the round table discussion has been changed to accommodate a larger audience: the discussion will be held at the Kyiv EducationUSA Advising Center, 20 Esplanadna St., 6th floor, M "Palats Sportu", Kyiv).


Key speakers:

Li Bennich-Björkman, University of Uppsala (Uppsala, Sweden)
"Academic Creativity as a Driving Force for Human Progress"

Lyudmyla Gorbunova, Philosophy of Education Journal (Kyiv, Ukraine)
"Philosophy of Education Journal and Its Role in Ukrainian Academic Environment"

Serhiy Kvit, Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine (Kyiv, Ukraine), Fulbright Scholar 2006/2007 (Ohio University-Athens, OH)
"Reforms in Ukrainian University Education"

Sergiy Kurbatov, Institute of Higher Education NAES of Ukraine (Kyiv, Ukraine), JFDP Scholar 2003/04 (Brown University, Providence, RI)
"University: Territory of Freedom as a Place for Future"

Mykhailo Minakov, University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv, Ukraine), Fulbright Scholar 2012/2013 (Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC; Harvard University,  Cambridge, MA)
"Academic Autonomy in Current Political and Socio-Economic Conditions"

Moderator - Sergiy Kurbatov

Working language - English

Please register online to participate in the event.

Please share this information with anyone who might be interested. Thank you.



Fulbright Program Office in Ukraine

Esplanadna str, 20, office 904

Kyiv, 01001, Ukraine

Tel: +380 (44) 287 07 77

Fax: +380 (44) 230 20 60