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Andriy Danylenko

Professor
Dyson Liaison for International Travel & Studies

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Modern Languages and Cultures - NYC

Location
  • @New York City
    1115
Office Hours
New York City

Biography


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.

Education


BS, Kharkiv University, Ukraine
Russian Language and Literature

MA, Kharkiv University, Ukraine
Russian Language and Literature

PhD, Moscow People's Friendship University, Russia
General Linguistics

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

RESEARCH INTEREST


Slavic linguistics Indo-European studies linguistic typology socio-linguistics medieval and Early Modern Muslim-Slavic relationships.

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts


Fulbright
Danylenko, A. I. February 2016 - June 2016. Federal . Funded. To conduct research on ethnic and linguistic relations within medieval Poland-Lithuania

MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS


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

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


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[Full Member]

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • Modern Languages and Cultures ePortfolio [Other]
    Desc: Together with Martin Marafioti, created and launched the Departmental ePortfolio
  • 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

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • NYFC Faculty Affairs Committee [Committee Member]
    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
  • NYFC Committee of the Student Affairs [Committee Member]
  • NYFC Committees of Admissions and Retention [Committee Member]
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