V.S. Bakirov

D.Sc. (Sociology), Professor

  • Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

  • Member of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine

  • Rector of the Kharkiv National University named after V.N. Karazin

  • President of the Ukrainian Sociological Association

  • Member of the Board of the Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sports of Ukraine

  • Member of the State Accreditation Commission of Ukraine

  • Member of the Certifying Board of the Ministry of Education and Science,  Youth and Sports of Ukraine

  • Chairman of the Council of Rectors of the Kharkiv Region

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the journals: “Universitates.  Science and Education”, “Sociology: Theory, Methods, Marketing”, “Higher Education in Ukraine”, “Political Management”, “Psychology and Society”, “New Collegium”,      “Education of the Region: Political Science, Psychology, and Communication”



Author of more than 130 scientific works, including monographs and textbooks.

Research interests

  • General Sociology

  • Sociology of Education

  • Economic and Political Sociology