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Yaroslava Tsiovkh

Lecturer at KU (1994 - 2014)
Primary office:
785-864-2352
2126 Wescoe Hall

Curriculum Vitae

Degree: Ph.D., National University of Kyiv

Teaching interests: Ukrainian language, culture, literature, and pedagogy.

Published teaching materials

2010 web-based materials: «Вітає Українська» for Intermediate Ukrainian.

2003 book: Ukrainian through History, Culture, Society. Language Manual for Intermediate-Level Students of Ukrainian. The Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. (Pilot edition published 1996 as):Ukrainian Through History, Culture, Society. Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute, Harvard University.

2001 book: Modern Ukrainian with a Focus on Civilization. Language Manual for Intermediate-Level Students of Ukrainian. The Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.

1996 book (pilot edition): Ukrainian through History, Culture,Society. Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute, Harvard University.

Grants

External

2006: member, “MLL Second Language Proficiency Test in Ukrainian”, Principal Investigator Dr. Jaime J. Gelabert, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Loyola University, Chicago.

Internal

2004: In conjunction with the publication of the book Modern Ukrainian with a Focus on Civilization and at the invitation by The Ivan Franko national University of L´viv, Ukraine, made a promotional tour funded by the U.S. Department of State Freedom Support Act grant for the KU-LU institutional exchange

2010: CREES Course Grant, under Category #2 (Modified Course)


Giving

KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad