THE DEPARTMENT OF ONTOPSYCHOLOGY

The Department of ontopsychology provides teaching of educational disciplines designed to give high-quality knowledge in the field of ontopsychology that meet high scientific and educational standards, with the purpose of their practical application by students in various spheres of human life.

MAIN DIRECTIONS OF SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY OF THE DEPARTMENT:

  • development of holistic approach in the sphere of theoretical research, individuality;
  • identifying and promoting the development of a student’s leadership potential;
  • practical application of the ontopsychological approach.

THE DEPARTMENT PROVIDES TEACHING FOLLOWING DISCIPLINES:

  • the basics of ontopsychology;
  • psychology of behavior;
  • practical ontopsychology;
  • psychology of critical life situations;
  • psychology of creativity;
  • psychological analysis of the situation;
  • principles and methods for solving applied psychological problems.

The Department conducts research on the problems of formation of management systems based on the theory of leadership.

LECTURERS:

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BABINA OLENA VIKTORIVNA

Life credo:

“There is only one good – knowledge, and only one evil – ignorance”.

(c) Socrates

Head of the Department, Ph. D. in Economics, Ontopsychology technician, Practitioner Trainer, Expert in staff development, Founder of the 3S group of companies.

Experience and competencies:

  • 15 years of teaching and consulting;
  • more than 1000 seminars and trainings in the areas of leadership, management and staff management;
  • 16 years of successful management and development of the own business;
  • professional development and internships in different countries: Italy, Germany, Latvia, France etc;
  • acquired competencies for developing the creative potential of leaders – active participants in business, politics, art and other life spheres;
  • teaching and consulting experience;
  • executive coaching;
  • evaluation and development of the “Gold Reserve” (I-HR consulting);
  • management and development of educational programs for “Corporate University”.

Education

  • In 2011 graduated from the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Saint Petersburg State University”, educational program” Psychology” and received the right to conduct professional activities in the field of ontopsychology.
  • In 1993 graduated from Odessa state University. I.I. Mechnikova majoring in English language and literature.
  • In 1996 received a specialist’s degree in enterprise Economics, specializing in Management at the Odessa state University of Economics.
  • In 2018 defended PhD thesis on the topic “Formation of a change management system on the basis of the resulting leadership”.

Research interests:

  • Authenticating consulting;
  • The formation of the methodology of effective leadership;
  • Developing the creative potential of leaders;
  • Methods and tools for effective HR management.
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SHKURKO YAROSLAVA IVANOVNA

Life credo:

“If you want to build a ship, you don’t need to call people to go to the forest? cut down trees, saw them and sew the resulting boards. Instead this teach them to dream of the sea”.

(c) Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Associate Professor of the Department, PhD in psychology, HR expert, Business coach, psychologist.

Experience and competencies:

  • 19 years of successful work in the HR sphere (including more than 14 years of HR management);
  • 17 years of effective recruitment in various fields of activity;
  • 10 years of research work;
  • 5 years of teaching experience (development and implementation of a special course on the psychology of control);
  • 5 years of teaching (development and implementation of a special course in management psychology);
  • 5 years of business training: “Staff Management” (selection, adaptation, motivation for assessing the reliability of information, psychodiagnostic methods etc),
  • “Effective interaction of departments”, “Team building” management games, business games;
  • Conducting interviews (projective, case, metaprogram, confidence assessment etc);
  • Psychodiagnostics, testing;
  • Recruitment and team building;
  • Staff assessment and development, assessment centre;
  • Development and implementation of training events (seminars, trainings, business games, etc);
  • Development and implementation of HR processes.

Education

  • In 1996 graduated from the Ukrainian state pedagogical University. M. Dragomanova majoring in history and law.
  • In 1998 completed a master’s degree in practical psychology at the Interregional Academy of staff management.
  • In 1997-2000 graduated the State Academy of staff management education (postgraduate course).
  • In 2000 defended PhD thesis on the topic: “The Influence of communicative characteristics of a female head of an educational institution on the effectiveness of its management activities” (specialty 19.00.05. – social psychology). Competition for the degree of candidate of psychological sciences.

Research interests:

  • Staff management, selection, adaptation, motivation of staff;
  • Effective communication, effective interaction of departments;
  • Team building, team roles;
  • Practical experience of staff recruitment, psychological testing, testing;
  • Development of practical business games, development of the staff.
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KRUHLOV KOSTIANTYN OLEKSANDROVYCH

Life credo:

“Success consists of the building blocks of daily work”.

(c) Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Associate Professor of the Department, Managing partner of “Universum” holding (www.universum.com.ua), Psychologist.

Experience and competencies:

  • 20 years of managing and developing of own business;
  • Advanced training and internships in different countries: Italy, Brazil, Latvia, Russia etc. on educational programs in psychology and business psychology;
  • Acquired competencies for developing the creative potential of leaders who are active participants in business, politics, art and other spheres of activity;
  • Teaching experience;
  • Evaluation and development of the “Gold Reserve” (I-HR consulting);
  • Management and development of educational programs for “Corporate University”.

Education

  • In 2016 graduated from the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Saint Petersburg State University”, educational program “Psychology”;
  • In 2015 graduated from the Kiev National Economic University named after Vadim Getman with a degree in Law;
  • In 2007 graduated from MIM-Kyiv and received a master’s degree in business administration;
  • In 2002 graduated from Dnepropetrovsk National University with a degree in enterprise Economics.

Research interests:

  • Leadership, development of leadership potential;
  • Innovations in education;
  • Application of the humanistic criterion in various spheres of human activity (education, business, politics).
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IOFFE MYKHAILO VOLODYMYROVUCH

Life credo:

“Rich people constantly learn and grow. Poor people think they already everything know”.

Associate Professor, Psychologist, Practice coach, Junior managing partner of a consulting company.

Experience and competencies:

  • 15 years of successful experience in business management and development;
  • Professional development and internships in different countries: Italy, Latvia, France, Switzerland, Brazil etc. on educational programs in business psychology;
  • Acquired competencies in communication management, effective negotiation and effective sales techniques;
  • Experience in conducting trainings, master classes and consulting;
  • Evaluation and development of the “Gold Reserve” (I-HR consulting);
  • Participation in the development of educational programs for the “Corporate University”.

Education

  • In 2017 graduated from the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Saint Petersburg State University”, educational program “Psychology” and received the right to perform a new type of professional activity in the field of ontopsychology;
  • In 2009 graduated from the SEMBA program of the Private Higher Education Institution “International Institute of management” (MIM-Kyiv), majoring in Business administration.
  • In 2002 graduated from the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine and received a diploma with honors in enterprise Economics.

Research interests:

  • Nonverbal communication;
  • Effective communication;
  • The proxemics, kinesics, physiognomy;
  • The art of negotiation in sales;
  • Tough negotiations.