Dyson Liaison for International Travel & Studies
Dyson College of Arts & Sciences
Modern Languages and Cultures - NYC
New York City
I am a native of Ukraine. Since I started working at Pace in 2002, I have been coordinating the Russian and Slavic Studies Program in the Department of Modern Language and Cultures. A member of numerous professional organizations, I am interested in Slavic linguistics, Ukrainian, Indo-European studies, linguistic typology, socio-linguistics, medieval and early Modern Muslim-Slavic relationships.
BS , Kharkiv University , Ukraine
Russian Language and Literature
MA , Kharkiv University , Ukraine
Russian Language and Literature
PhD , Moscow People's Friendship University , Russia
Awards and Honors
- American Association for Ukrainian Studies, - American Association for Ukrainian Studies (USA) Publication Prize for the Best Article
- American Association in Belarusian Studies, - The 2007 Zora Kipel Prize for the Best Article in Belarusian Studies
- Grand-Prix, - “The Best Book in Ukraine of the Year 2003” (Book Fair, L'viv, Ukraine)
- Fulbright, February 1, 2016 - Fulbright Research Grant
- Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 2013 - Invitation Fellowship
- Dyson College, April 26, 2013 - Dyson Faculty Excellence in Scholarship Award in the area of Humanities and the Arts February 1, 2013 - The Provost Grant for the Thinkfinity Initiative for Innovative Teaching, Technology and Research
- Scholarly Award of the Ukrainian National Women's League of America, Inc., 2004 - Best Scholarly Publication in Ukrainian Studies
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Iazychie and Surzhyk: Mixing Languages and Identities in the Ukrainian Borderlands. Kamusella, Tomasz, Nomachi, Motoki, and Catherine Gibson (Eds.), UK: Palsgrave Macmillan. , pages 81-100.
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The chicken or the egg? Onomatopoeic particles and verbs in Lithuanian and East Slavic. Arkadiev, Peter, Holvoet, Axel, and Björn Wiemer (Eds.), Contemporary Approaches to Baltic Linguistics. Netherlands: Mouton de Gruyter. , pages 523-42.
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, June 01). How Many Varieties of Standard Ukrainian Does One Need?. Die Welt der Slaven. Vol 60 (Issue 2) , pages 223-47.
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, May). Review of Dino, U. Pietro. ALILETOESCVR: linguistica baltica delle origini. Books & Company. Livorno. 2010.. Vol 93 , pages 338-340.
Nomachi, M., Danylenko, A. I. & Piper, P. (2014, December 15). Grammaticalization and Lexicalization in Slavic languages: Proceedings from the 36th meeting of the Commission on the Grammatical Structure of the Slavic Languages of the International Committee of Slavists. Otto Sagner Verlag.
Danylenko, A. I., Nomachi, M. & Piper, P.
(2014, December 15).
Grammaticalization and Lexicalization in Slavic languages: Proceedings from the 36th meeting of the Commission on the Grammatical Structure of the Slavic Languages of the International Committee of Slavists.
Otto Sagner Verlag.
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). On the Relativization Strategies in East Slavic. Munich, Germany: Otto Sagner Verlag. , pages 183-204.
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Between an Imagined Language and a Codified Dialect. Acta Slavica Iaponica. Vol 35 , pages 135-45.
Danylenko, A. I. (2013). Review of Salvatore Del Gaudio, On the Nature of Suržyk: A Double Perspective. Munich, Berlin, Vienna, 2010. Vol 91 (Issue 2) , pages 317–318.
Danylenko, A. I. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Ukrainian in the Language Map of Central Europe: Questions of Areal-Typological Profiling. Vol 6 (Issue 1) , pages 134-159.
Danylenko, A. I. (2012). Review of Hanne Marine Eckhoff, Old Russian Possessive Constructions. A Construction Grammar Approach. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton, 2011. Vol 56 (Issue 4) , pages 662-664.
Danylenko, A. I. & Vakulenko, S. (2012). Studien zu Sprache, Literatur und Kultur bei den Slaven. Gedenkschrift für George Y. Shevelov aus Anlass seines 100. Geburtstages und 10. Todestages. , Germany: Otto Sagner.
Danylenko, A. I. (2012). …[I]s farsijsk?h? i s tureck?h? ja?ika na ru?k'ij jezik perel?žil”: Script and Language Choice in Medieval Ruthenia. Izmirlieva, Valentina and Boris Gasparov (Eds.), Translation and Tradition in “Slavic Orthodoxa”. Zürich, Berlin: LIT Verlag. , pages 86-105.
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Review of Steven J. Clancy, The Chain of Being and Having in Slavic. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2010. Vol 56 (Issue 2) , pages 322-324.
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Auxiliary Clitics in Southwest Ukrainian: Questions of Chronology, Areal Distribution, and Grammaticalization. Vol 20 (Issue 1) , pages 3-34.
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, October 02). The All-Ukrainian Conference Dedicated to the Memory of the Correspondent Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, V. V. Akulenko. Ukrainian in the Language Map of Europe. Kharkiv University, Kharkiv, Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, September 30). Invited Lecture. Shakespeare in the translations of Pantelejmon Kulish. Kharkiv Philological-Historical Society, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, September 4). Slavic Linguistics Society. Language Contact and the Grammaticalization of Comitative and Instrumental Categories in Slavic. Slavic Linguistics Society, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, September 2). SLE 2015 - 48th Annual Meeting. Do the Parallels Meet? On the Origin of the Accusative Case with Infinitive Construction in Slavic. Societas Linguistica Europaea, Leiden University, Netherlands
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, August 3). The International Council for Central and East European Studies IX World Congress. The Prohibitive Laws of 1863, 1876, and 1881 Against the Ukrainian Language in the Russian Empire: Their Origins and Consequences. Makuhari, Japan
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, March 17). Ukrainian in the Language Map of Europe. The Institute of the East European Studies, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Danylenko, A. I. (2015, February 23). Seminar. Standard Ukrainian: How Many Varieties Does One Need. Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, November 21). Slavic vs. Standard Average European. English Department, UTSA, San-Antonio, TX
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, November 21). Slavic vs. Standard Average European. UTSA, English Department
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, November 20). 46th Annual Convention of the ASEEES. How Many Standard Ukrainian Does One Need?. ASEEES, San Antonio, TX
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, August 25). 13th International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences. “Darwinian Linguistics”, Aleksandr Popov (1855–1880), and the Reconstruction of Indo-European Noun Inflection. UTAD–Vila Real, , Portugal, August 25–29, 2014
Danylenko, A. I. (2014, June 11). States. Peoples. Languages. A Comparative Political History of Ukrainian. 1863–2013. The “bastard tongue” and the “doubling of Hallelujah”. Harvard University, Ukrainian Research Institute, Cambridge, MA
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, November 15). 44th National Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies. Relativization Strategies in East Slavic. Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Orleans
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, October 1). Shakespeare in Peasant Leather shoes: Shakespeare in the 19th-Century Ukrainian Translations. Harvard University, Harvard Ukrainian Research University
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, September 4). Ukrainian and Russian in contact. From acculturation to deculturation. Oslo University, Olo, Norway
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, August 29). SLE 2012 – 45th Annual Meeting. Relativization Strategies in East Slavic vs. Standard Average European. Societas Linguistica Europaea, Stockholm, Sweden
Danylenko, A. I. (2012, April 17). Ukrainian Linguistics in North America. Kharkiv Pedagogical University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Danylenko, A. I. (2011, November). 43rd National Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies. The Chicken or the Egg? Onomatopoeic Particles and Verbs in East Slavic. Washington, DC
Danylenko, A. I. (2011, November). Grammaticalization and Lexicalization in Slavic Languages, November 11-13, 2011. Ukrainian in the language map of Europe. Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
Danylenko, A. I. (2011, September). Societas Linguistica Europaea. SLE 2011 – 44th Annual Meeting. Ukrainian in its relation to a central European Sprachbund. University of la Rioja, Logroño, Spain
RESEARCH INTEREST ---
Slavic linguistics Indo-European studies linguistic typology socio-linguistics medieval and Early Modern Muslim-Slavic relationships
Grants, Contracts and Sponsored Research
Danylenko, A. I.
(2016, February 1).
Federal . Funded,To conduct research on ethnic and linguistic relations within medieval Poland-Lithuania
Danylenko, A. I., Frank, R. K., Hill, J. & Nebeluk, N.
(2013, June 1).
The Provost Grant for the Thinkfinity Initiative for Innovative Teaching, Technology and Research.
$5,584.00 . Funded,ENHANCING COMPUTER-MEDIATED TEACHING AND LEARNING IN THE HUMANITIES The proposed project is aimed at enhancing the computer-mediated teaching of interdisciplinary as well as discipline-specific humanities courses in History, Cultures, and Languages. It is intended to develop resources and tools for creating, collaborating, researching, sharing, in a computer-mediated environment
Radio Liberty [Radio],
March 24 2015
Interview devoted to the status of the Ukrainian language in Europe, Ukrainian studies in North America http://www.radiosvoboda.org/content/article/26916810.html
Boston Globe [Newspaper],
March 16 2014
Quoted on the language policy and history of Ukrainian in imperial Russia
International Business Times [Newspaper],
February 25 2014
Quoted on the occupation of Crimea by Russia
American Association for Belarusian Studies
American Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
American Association for Ukrainian Studies
American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages
Kharkiv Historical and Philological Society
Ukrainian Free Academy of Arts and Sciences, Inc
Modern Languages and Cultures ePortfolio [Other]
Desc: Together with Martin Marafioti, created and launched the Departmental ePortfolio
Liaison for International Travel & Studies [Other]
Dyson Humanities and Social Sciences Seminar [Other]
Desc: In February 2014, I initiated and, together with Martha Driver, successfully launched on April 7 the Dyson Humanities and Social Sciences Seminar, designed to establish collaboration and dialogue between Dyson faculty exploring themes in the humanities and social sciences
Dyson Faculty Assembly Committee of Budget and Faculty Concerns [Committee Member]
NYFC Faculty Affairs Committee
Desc: I contributed to the development of the Distinguished Professorship policy, Guidelines for the Preparation and Evaluation of Tenure and Promotion Dossiers as well as Promotion Guidelines for Lecturers and Clinical Faculty
Fulbright Faculty Advisor
Kenan Faculty Development
NYFC Scholarly Research Committee
Desc: On average, 18-20 applications were reviewed per semester. I chaired the Appeal Subcommittee/NYFC Scholarly Committee in May 2014 (three cases reviewed)
NYFC Committee of the Student Affairs
NYFC Committees of Admissions and Retention