The Ukrainian Literature Department named after academician Mykhailo Vozniak

  • About the Department
  • History of the department
  • Employees
  • Teaching materials
  • Lecturers' schedule
  • News


ChairpersonVolodymyr MykytyukChairperson
ProfessorValeriy KorniychukProfessor
ProfessorBohdana KrysaProfessor
ProfessorTaras PastukhProfessor
ProfessorAndrii PecharskyiProfessor
ProfessorVolodymyr PratsovytyiProfessor
ProfessorIryna RozdolskaProfessor
ProfessorIryna RozdolskaProfessor
ProfessorTaras SalygaProfessor
Associate ProfessorLarysa BondarAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorRostyslav ChopykAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorNazar FedorakAssociate Professor
Associate Professor (by-worker)Roman KrokhmalnyiAssociate Professor (by-worker)
Associate ProfessorHalyna KrukAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorMykola KrupachAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorOrysia LehkaAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorOresta Matsiak (Basa)Associate Professor
Associate ProfessorStepan MykushAssociate Professor
Associate ProfessorBohdan TykholozAssociate Professor
LecturerLiliia BomkoLecturer
Lecturer, Postgraduate Student (by-worker)Adriana HentsLecturer, Postgraduate Student (by-worker)
LecturerYurii HorbliansyiLecturer
Department SecretaryKhrystyna OnishechkoDepartment Secretary

Lecturers' schedule

Teaching materials

History of the department

The Ukrainian Literature Department named after academician Mykhailo Vozniak is one of the leading university scientific institutions of the state; it is a historically established center for literary research in Ukraine and is widely known for its Ivan Franko Studies School.
In 1848, it was the first university department of Ukrainian literature. At different times, it was headed by such outstanding national scholars like Yakiv Holovatskyi, Omelyan Ohonovsky, Oleksandr Kolessa, Kyrylo Studynskyi, Mykhailo Vozniak. Heads of the Ukrainian-Literature Department, apart from Mykhailo Vozniak, whose name adorns the institution for creating an original scientific school, were Vasyl Lesyk, Ivan Doroshenko, Arkadiy Khalimonchuk, Leonila Mishchenko, Taras Salyha , and since 2021, the head of the department has been Volodymyr Mykytyuk – a Candidate of Philological Sciences and Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, who is also a literary critic, a scholar of Ivan Franko studies and a teacher.
The Ukrainian Literature Department named after academician Mykhailo Vozniak laid a scientific and personnel foundation of the Department of Ukrainian Folklore Studies named after academician Filaret Kolessa, which was founded at the University in 1991, and later of the Department of Literary Theory and Comparative Literary Studies that was founded in 2001. On the basis of the Department, the Institute of Ivan Franko Studies (Director – Doctor of Philological Sciences Svyatoslav Pylypchuk) was founded in 1988, and the Institute of Literary Studies (Director – Doctor of Philological Sciences Rozdolska Iryna) – in 1996.
Scholars and teachers of the department create modern literary scientific schools, primarily the school of Ivan Franko studies. They actively cooperate with national and European scientific institutions, research the Ukrainian diaspora works of the twentieth century, history and philosophy of medieval studies, literature of National Resistance, provide literary criticism for the modern literary process, study the historiography of literature, develop the latest European methodology and methods of teaching literature in secondary and high schools, etc.
The department is a scientific and educational center where students receive professional training in the majors 014.01 Secondary Education (Ukrainian language and literature), 035.01 Philology (Ukrainian language and literature), and become qualified Ukrainian philologists, teachers of Ukrainian language and literature with a wide range of their professional opportunities and competencies.
Prominent scholars known in international circles, authors of monographs, textbooks and manuals, participants of national and international scientific forums, participants of large-scale research projects work at the department. Among them: T. Salyha, B. Krysa, V. Pratsovytyy, V. Korniychuk, V. Mykytyuk, A. Pecharskyi, I. Rozdolska, L. Bondar, S. Mykush, M. Krupach, R. Chopyk, O. Lehka, O. Matsyak, N. Fedorak, G. Kruk, B. Tykholoz and others, who provide deep philological knowledge, expand cultural horizons, promote strong ties between Ukraine and the world. They prepare a scientific and intellectual foundation of the country, create new generations of Ukrainian intellectual elite, which are educated, conscious and spiritually rich citizens.

“The Art of Editing – from Analogue to Digital”

17.01.2023 | 16:33

The Editors of the journal “Studies in Polish Literature” are currently preparing the annual volume LXXIX, intended to collect contributions regarding the following topic
“The Art of Editing – from Analogue to Digital”

We invite you to submit articles to the issue of “Studies in Polish Literature” planned for 2024, which will be entirely devoted to the broadly understood issues of contemporary editing. The scope of the volume is intended to cover both traditional and paper editions as well as digital ones.

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Young Linguists’ Conference ATENA

14.12.2022 | 00:38

The Research Centre for Applied Linguistics POLIGLOCI
and the Department of Applied Linguistics of the University of Rzeszów
are pleased to invite students and PhD students to participate
in the third edition of the international
Young Linguists’ Conference
which will be held online on 19 April 2023
via the Zoom platform.
As in the previous editions of our conference, this year we would like to invite students and
PhD students who conduct research in the following disciplines:
 Linguistics

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Talk “Writer’s Idiolect and Its Main Statistical Parameters (Case of Long Prose by Ivan Franko)”

12.12.2022 | 14:28

We would like to draw your attention to the following talk taking place on 13th December (10:15 AM) at the FSU Jena by Prof. Dr. Solomiya Buk (General Linguistics Department at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv) on the topic:

“Writer’s Idiolect and Its Main Statistical Parameters (Case of Long Prose by Ivan Franko)”
The study іs devoted to the search for strategies of complex system corpus lexіcographіc and statistical linguistic description of the author’s іdіolect, to the creatіon of a methodology for revealіng the quantіtatіve specіfіcіty of Franko’s texts as a necessary...

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Registration for the Lecture “Basics of Capital Structure and Corporate Governance” (Lecturer – Charles K. Whitehead )

21.11.2022 | 20:56

Basics of Capital Structure and Corporate Governance

Capital structure and corporate governance are interrelated. How a company raises capital affects how it is governed, and vice versa. This lecture will focus on how U.S. world-class businesses are governed – the fiduciary duties to which boards of directors and officers are subject – and the relationship between corporate governance and a company’s capital structure

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