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GALYNA MIKHNENKO

mikhnenko.galyna@lll.kpi.ua
+38 044 204 81 99

GALYNA MIKHNENKO

Associate Professor
Coordinator of foreign language training for higher education holders of the PhD

Professional activity

Galyna Mikhnenko graduated with honours from the National Pedagogical Dragomanov University, earned a Master’s degree in the English language and literature. In 2016, she successfully defended the PhD thesis (dissertation) in Theory and Methods of Vocational Training.

Since 2007, Galyna Mikhnenko has been working at the Faculty of Linguistics (Department of English for Engineering). Since 2016, she has been a coordinator of the foreign language training of PhD students at Igor Sikorsky KPI.

Galyna Mikhnenko delivers the courses of EFL, ESP and EAP to undergraduate and postgraduate students. She is a co-author of the syllabuses as well as a regular reviewer of educational publications and a member of the editorial staff of the scientific journal Advanced Education (WoS).

Being a member of TESOL-Ukraine, Galyna Mikhnenko regularly attends professional trainings, webinars, and also develops teaching materials for the students of technical departments, e.g. the study and practice book “English for Electrical Engineers”.

Professional development

  • 1998 – National Pedagogical Dragomanov University
  • 2004 – Kyiv Pedagogical University named after B.D.Grinchenko
  • 2007 – National Pedagogical Dragomanov University (Master's degree)
  • 2015 – National Aviation University (PhD study)
  • 2017 – Internship in Slovakia
  • 2018 – the title of Associate Professor
  • 2009, 2014, 2019 - Advanced training courses for university teachers (Institute of Postgraduate Education at NTUU "KPI")
  • 2022 – online course "Google Digital Tools for Education" (Academy of Digital Development, Kyiv)

Research interests

Foreign languages teaching (EFL, ESP, EAP), online learning, higher education, adult education

Main publications