Summer is for upgrades in teaching and research!

This summer the staff of the department of management took part in several events of international mobility.

In the end of June, from 26th till 29th of June, Prof. Hanna Shvindina (department of management) and Ph.D. student Zhanna Pronikova (department of economics and business administration) became the participants of PhD Summer School in Economics, Management, Governments and Politics, Political Science, Law and Public Administration in Saka Manor, Estonia. The lectures of leading scientists, intense seminars and ideas exchange were provided in a form of the 3-days conference.

From 29th of June till 10th of July Ph.D. Karina Taraniuk (department of management) and Dr. Leonid Taraniuk (department of economics and business administration) completed the internship successfully at International Business School Barcelona (ESEI). The thematic of training was «Experience in preparation of highly qualified personnel, organization of educational process and innovative teaching methods». This training aims to enforce the knowledge of teaching staff in a field of implementation of effective integration methods of teaching and to motivate teachers to improve methods and to envent new ones in sphere of teaching and research.


Selected the Microsoft Innovative Educator(MIE) Experts

On August 25th, 2017 Svitlana Kolosok, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Department of Management of Sumy State University, was announced as a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Expert joining the more than 6,700 educators in the MIE Expert program worldwide. Each year, Microsoft selects innovative educators to share ideas, try new approaches and learn from each other as a global community dedicated to improving student outcomes through technology.

As an MIE Expert, educators build their capacity for using technology in both the classroom and curriculum to improve student learning, advise Microsoft and educational institutions on how to integrate technology in pedagogically sound ways and be an advocate at conferences, events and trainings for how Microsoft technology can improve learning.

Associate professor of the Department of Management has passed 10-month training programme at the University of Porto 

From the beginning of September,2016 to the end of June, 2017 associate professor of the Department of Management Iuliia Myroshnychenko has passed 10-month training programme at the University of Porto (Faculty of Economics) within EMINENCE II project. It became possible due to the active participation of Sumy State University and Oleg Balatskyi Academic and Research Institute of Finance, Economics and  Management, in particular,within the framework of the European Commission's programme Erasmus Mundus Action 2.Research projectwas entitled “Estimation of the impact of social, political and economic institutions on corruption-related decision-making model in the business context”.



Participation in the international youth exchange "Being Green" within the framework of the program "Erasmus +"

2-11 June, 2017 the employee of the Department of Management Olga Barabash and Ph.D. student of the Department of Finance and Credit Maryna Kolesnyk participated in the international youth exchange "Being Green" within the framework of the "Erasmus +" program. There were the representatives of 7 countries: Ukraine, Denmark, Armenia, Georgia, Latvia, Greece and Macedonia.

This meeting of young people was aimed at finding possible ways of solving current problems in the environmental field, developing the potential of youth in the field of intercultural youth work by raising awareness on cultural diversity and their ability to work successfully with intercultural youth groups. In addition, the youth exchange was devoted to effective youth work at the European and international levels within the framework of the "Erasmus +" program.


Participation educational workers of SSU in the forum «Stability through cooperation» within the framework of the British Council «Active Citizens» (Kyiv)

Of the 29 to 30, onMay in Kiev was held the forum «Stability through cooperation» thatwas held within the framework of the British Council «Active Citizens».Sumy State University was represented by Deputy Director for R&D at Oleg Balatsky Academic and Scientific Institute of FEM Shvindina Hanna (Associate Professor at the Department of Management), Deputy Director for methodical workat Oleg Balatsky Academic and Scientific Institute of FEM

Kotenko Nataliia(Associate Professor at the DepartmentofFinance and Credit), Kostel Mykola (Associate Professor at the DepartmentofFinance and Credit) and Coordinator of the program "Active Citizens" at SSU Daryna Leus (Senior lecturer at the DepartmentofFinance and Credit).


Victory in the competition of scientific works-startups!

The final conference of the Interregional Competition of scientific works-startups "Smart Region, City and Educational Institution for Life and Development of Society" took place on May 30, 2017. This conference is organized within the framework of the Ukrainian-Swiss program “E-Governance for Accountability and Participation” (EGAP) at Odessa National Academy of Telecommunications n.a. O.S. Popov. The teams presented startups from Odessa, Sumy and Vinnitsa regions.

Liliia Sidorenko, the student of the department of management, became the winner of the competition in nomination "Innovations in logistics and processes of technical and technological support of e-governance and e-democracy". She presented a project "The single window of a Center of Administrative Services for people with special needs". As a result of competition, she received funding for her project implementation.


Ukrainian Olympiads go on!

On 4th and 5th of May the II Tour of Ukrainian Olympiad in specialty “Management of Organizations and Administrating” took place at Ternopil National Economic University. The total quantity of participants was: 56students of Master study programmes, and 63 students of Bachelor level. The participants represented the HEI form all oblasts of Ukraine. Sumy State University was presented by students of the department of management Surzhyk Daryna (group M.m-61an) and Pustovar Nataliia (group M-31u). During the day students were put on trial of their competences, talents and stamina. The Olympiad tasks were performed by tests and calculations. Pustovar Nataliia had conquered IV place and Surzhyk Daryna – V place in general. Our students had entered into TOP-20 among the best students of Ukraine.

Take our congratulations and wishes of further success!



Awarding the winners of the All-Ukrainian Conference "Economic Problems Of Sustainable Development"

On May 4, the winners of the all-Ukrainian scientific-practical conference of students, graduate students and young scientists "Economic Problems of Sustainable Development" dedicated to the 80th birthday of Professor Oleg Balatsky, which took place from May 21 to May 25, were awarded. The students were awarded diplomas for prizes in a solemn atmosphere.

Laura Bashir, Ishchenko Yulia and Anna Datsenko received the first places in the conference sections. Also, Katerina Bezugla, Vladislav Kusht and Natalya Gorenko were awarded for their second and third places.


The participation of teachers in international project

Associate Professor of the Department of Management Olga Dreval and Senior Lecturer Tetiana Shevchenko have visited Prešov University in Presov (Slovakia) from 26.04.17 to 27.04.17.

Teachers have participated in the final conference in the Slovak-Ukrainian international project "Analysis and assessment of the environment in the border area Slovakia - Ukraine to ensure sustainable development of the territory", which has been supported by a grant from Norway and by the state budget of the Slovak Republic.

The project partners are the following: University of Prešov in Presov (Slovakia), Zakarpatska Oblast Organization of All-Ukrainian Ecological League (Ukraine), IDN Research (Norway) and Sumy State University.


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