Yaroslava Fedoriv

Candidate of Philology (PhD), Associate Professor 




1997: US/Ukraine Awards for Excellence in Teaching, ACCELS, USIA

2004, 2011: Certificate of Acknowledgement by the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy NaUKMA President


October 05 – December 11, 2015: University of Oregon, College of Arts and Sciences, American English Institute. English for Specific Purposes: Best Practices for Courses and Materials. Equivalent to 10 CEOs or 100 Hours of Instruction. (Certificate of Completion)

June 2015: Teaching English Online: RELO Kyiv, U.S. Embassy, Ukraine (Certificate)

May 19–24, 2014: The University of Educational Management, the Central Institute of Post-graduate Pedagogical Education of Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine. Career development course in Distance Education (Certificate)

June 1–6, 2009: The Yevpatoriya Branch of Volodymyr Dal’ East-Ukrainian National University in Yevpatoriya, Ukraine. The 10th Annual American Studies Summer Institute “Public Opinion and Framing Public Policy in the U.S.” (Certificate)

May 20 – June 23, 2005: Grant MacEwan Community College, Edmonton, AB, Canada. Instructional Skills Workshop. (Certificate)

June 2004: The Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs, US Department of State, the International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX). Web Design and Development course: The Internet Access and Training Program

March 24 – April 12, 2003: Teacher Education for Language Educators: International Visitor Program under the U.S. State Department

May – June 2002: Creative Writing course: National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”, delivered by Phillip Buckley, US Peace Corps

1996 – 1999: Post-graduate Course at Kyiv State Linguistic University. Specialization: Germanic Languages.

1991 – 1994: Kyiv State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages. Department of the English Language. Qualification awarded: Teacher of English (Diploma with Honors).

1978 – 1983: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Department of Cybernetics. Specialization: Applied Mathematics. (Diploma of Higher Education).


Nov. 2015 – present: Course developer, English Instructor. “Career English Online” for Internally displaced persons (IDP): RELO at U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine (part time)

July 2014 – present: Course developer, English Instructor. “English for Journalists Blended Course” international project: RELO for Central and Southeastern Europe, U.S. Embassy in Hungary-Serbia, and RELO at U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine (part time)

Sept. 2002 – present: Associate Professor. English Language Department. National University of “KyivMohyla Academy”.

1999 – 2012: English Instructor. Ukrainian-Canadian English Language School, University of “KyivMohyla Academy”.

Sept.1997 – 2002: English Instructor. English Language Department, National University of “KyivMohyla Academy”.

Oct. 1994 – June 2000: Technical Editor, Computer Designer (part-time): IATEFL-Ukraine Newsletter (5 Stelmakha St.). Responsibilities: text editing, computer graphics, issue make-up.

1999 – 2000, 1994 – 1996: English Instructor. Kyiv State Linguistic University. English Phonetics Department.


Public Speaking, Academic Writing, English for Journalism (for MA, MSc); General English; English Phonetics and Phonology (BA); Rhetoric for Academic Purposes (PhD); Career English Online (IDP).


English for Specific Purposes (Journalism, Business English), Rhetoric and Public Speaking; ; Academic Writing; Online Instruction and Distance Education; Phonetics and Phonology; General and Applied Linguistics; Psycholinguistics