Yevgen Kharkovshchenko

Head of the Department

Doctor of philosophical sciences, Professor,

The Department of Religious Studies: room 309, phone 239-33-34


Graduated from the Philosophical Faculty of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (1983).Defended Candidate thesis “Religious irrationalism of Pavel Florensky” (1989). Defence of Doctor thesis “The Sophiology of Kievan Christianity as Religious, Philosophical and Ethnical Phenomenon” (2004).

Scientific interests: research Sophiology and receptions in Russian religious-philosophical thought.

Support disciplines:


  • “Religious studies”
  • “History of religion”
  • “Orthodoxy”
  • “Orthodoxy in Ukraine”
  • “The of Kievan Christianity”


Professional activities: 1983-1999professor of philosophy and religious studies of Donetsk Agricultural University and Bila Tserkva Agricultural University, doctorate and post-doctorate. 1999 – 2005 – Public official. 2005-2008 – Head of the Philosophy Department of Bila Tserkva Agricultural University. 2008-2012 – Public official; 2004 – Professor  of the Department of religious studies part-time. 2013 – Chairman of Religious Studies Department of Philosophical Faculty.

Public activities: Chairman of the dissertation Board, member of the Presidium of the society “Knowledge” of Ukraine

Awards: 3rd grade “For Outstanding Service” Medal; Honoured Science and Technology Activist of Ukraine; 3rd grade State Employee; 3rd grade State Advisor. High Achiever of Ukraininan Education. Awarded the Honorary Diploma of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Honorary Diploma of Supreme Council of Ukraine, “Sign of Honour” of Kiev Mayor and religious awards.