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Andriy Danylenko

Dyson Liaison for International Travel & Studies

Dyson College of Arts and 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
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


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

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Danylenko, A. I. (2016, February 1). Fulbright.
Federal . Funded,To conduct research on ethnic and linguistic relations within medieval Poland-Lithuania


  • 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 [Full Member]


  • 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


  • 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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