2006 - 2010
I.Franko National University of Lviv, Faculty of History, Department of History and
Theory of Sociology, post-graduate study. PhD Thesis: “The Influence of Labour
Migration on the Family Roles of Modern Ukrainian Women (with Experience of Work
in Poland and Greece)”. Supervisor Dr. Nataly Chernysh.
February-April 2005 Center for Advanced Social Studies at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the
Polish Academy of Science. Program in Sociology
Culture Studies. MA Program in Sociology. MA thesis “Value Orientations of Modern
Ukrainian Labour Migrants (sociocultural approach)”
I.Franko National University of Lviv, Faculty of History, Department of Ethnology
PhD degree in Sociology, T. Shevchenko National University of Kiev, 2011
MA degree in Sociology with obtained qualification Sociolоgy
I.Franko National University of Lviv, 2006
I.Franko National University of Lviv, 2004
Awards and Scholarships
2008 – June 2009
Scholarship of the Kasa im. Józefa Mianowskiego for three months research work in
internship in Warsaw, December 2006.
HESP/OSI Scholarship, for exchange program in the Center for Advanced Social
Philosophical Project” Scholarship, (Canada) 2003
Volodko, V.2011. The Respective Roles of Housewife and Breadwinner as Perceived by Ukrainian
Selling One’s Favourite Piano to Emigrate: Mobility Patterns in Central Europe at the Beginning of the
of Students from the Colleges of Lviv region) // Youth Politic: Problems and Perspectives. Collection of
Drogobych – P. 169-173.
Volodko, V. 2008. Role Theory in the Contemporary Sociological Perspective. Ukrainian Society. – # 2. –
Gender and Power Dimension of Family Roles”. The Herald of Odessa National
Odessa. – P. 384-392.
Volodko, V. 2007. The Choice of Migration Country and Life Trajectories of Ukrainian Labour Migrants
P. 679 – 686.
Media. Methodology, theory and practice of sociological research of modern society: Collection of
P. 139 – 144.
Volodko, V. 2004. Value Orientations of Modern Ukrainian Labour Migrants (gender aspect).
Rovenchak O., Volodko V. 2010. Comparative content-analysis of Ukrainian editions about the question
(gender aspect). West
International Migration. Studia Methodologica. Scientific almanac, Ternopil’ – P. 31-45
Volodko, V., Rovenchak, O. 2008. The Agency-Structural Approach as Theoretical Basis for Research of
. The Herald
- #2. – Lviv
– P. 182-211
Volodko, V.2007. Book Review. Anderson B. Doing the Dirty Work? The Global Politics of Domestic
Volodko V. 2009. Some Characteristics of Families of Modern Ukrainian Labour Migrants (example of
Volodko, V. 2008. “Interpretation of Concept “Social Role” in the Frame of Agency-Structural
Interpretations. The Innovative Development of Society in the Frame of Cross-Cultural Cooperations.
Institute of Post Diploma Pedagogical Education of Sumy. – P. 12 – 14.
Volodko, V. 2003. The formation of sociology of every day reality and it’s method in practical research.
Participation in Conferences and Seminars.
experience or Italian capital? Reconstruction of professional and labour trajectories of small
entrepreneurs (an example of former female labour migrants from Italy)” Lviv, DEcember 2011
Academic and Practical Conference “Social, Economical and Ethnocultural Consequences of
Practices of Modern Ukrainian Labour Migrants”, National Institute for Strategic Studies
Annual Conference “Dynamics of European Migration Space: Economy, Politics and
“Patterns of modern Ukrainian female labour migration to Poland and
Greece”, IMISCOE, Centre of Migration Research, Warsaw, September 2011
Central Europe”. Presentation: “Transnational Family Practices of Ukrainian Female Labour Migrants
in Poland”, Polish Sociological Association, Poznań, September 2010
Challenges and Regional Specific”. Presentation: “Classification of Labour Migration: Formal
Dimension”, Lviv Regional Research Institute of National Academy of Science, December 2009.
(case of Ukrainian female migrants with experience of work in Poland)", Warsaw, June 2009.
Presentation: “Sources of Information about Migration and Migration Intends of Youth (an Example
of Students from the Colleges of Lviv region)”, I. Franko State Pedagogical University of Drogobych,
International Scientific Seminar “Economic and Social Transformations in Central and Eastern
Region”, Padua University, May 2009
Seven International Scientific Conference of Students and PhD Students “Sociology in the (Post)
Modernity: Pleasuring by Responsibility?” Presentation: Some Characteristics of Families of Modern
Ukrainian Labour Migrants (example of female migrants in
Greece)» V.N. Karazin National
University of Kharkiv, April 2009.
Second International Scientific Conference Odessa Sociological Readings “Social Politic and
Family Roles”. I. I. Mechnikov National University of Odessa, September 2008
IDEA Seminar “Integration of Migrants into Polish Society”. Centre for Migration Research,
international conference. Presentation: “Typology of family roles”, I. Franko National University of
Lviv, May 2008.
(Post)Modernity: Requiem for a Dream?”. Presentation: “Interpretation of Concept “Social Role” in
the Frame of Agency-Structural Approach”. V.N. Karazin National University of Kharkiv, April
Five Scientific and Practical Conference of Kharkiv Departure of Sociological Association of Ukraine
for Research of Social Roles. V.N. Karazin National University of Kharkiv, April 2008.
First International Conference “The Innovative Development of Society in the Frame of Cross-
retrospective and actual analysis of sociological interpretations”. Regional Institute of Post Diploma
Pedagogical Education of Sumy, Sumy, February 2008.
“Phenomenon of Transnational Migration”, I. Franko National University of Lviv, History
Department, February 2008.
Search of New Identity”. Presentation: “The Choice of Migration Country and Life Trajectories of
Ukrainian Labour Migrants (Regional aspect)”, I. I. Mechnikov National University of Odessa,
International Conference on Sociology “Kharkiv Sociological Readings”. Presentation: “The
Karazin National University of Kharkiv, November 2007.
First Lviv Sociological Forum “Important Problems of Modern Ukrainian Society”, international
on the Children of Migrants (on example of Lviv district)”, I. Franko National University of Lviv,
Orientations of Person in the Sociocultural Approach”, I. Franko National University of Lviv, History
Department, February 2005.
Orientations of Modern Ukrainian Labour Migrants (gender aspect)”, V.N. Karazin National
University of Kharkiv, November 2004.
Presentation: “Сorrelation of everyday routine and non-routine in the vital world of person”, V.N.
Karazin National University of Kharkiv, April 2004
Presentation: “The Problem of Personality in the P. Riker’s work “Self as Other””, March 2004.
All-Ukrainian Scientific Student and Post-Graduate Student Conference “Sociology: past, nowadays,
research”. I. Franko National University of Lviv, Economic Department, November 2003
Participation in Іnternships
Research Internship in the Center for Migration Research at the Warsaw University, December
Special Courses Taken
of Political Education, Uzhgorod, 9 -12 December 2010
Distant course “Visual investigation”, The Center of Social Politics and Gender Research, Saratov
Embassy of USA, 5 – 17 June 2006
International Summer School on Sociology and Political Science, I.Franko National University of
Lviv/University of Kansas, 25 May – 7 June 2005
Civic Education Project course “Ethnographic Research Methods”, I. Franko National University of Lviv,
2006-present - TEACHING ASSISTANT of Tutors of History and Theory of Sociology Department, I. Franko
National University. Giving lectures on Sociology of Migration, Family Sociology and Demography.
ENGINEER of the Center of Monitoring of I. Franko National University of Lviv (September 2011-
GROUP LEADER of Intrepid Travel PTY LTD (Tourist Company). Main activities and responsibilities were
connected with running and organization trips in the region Russia, Mongolia, China, Ukraine, Hungary (May -
LABORATORY ASSISTANT of the Center of Monitoring of I. Franko National University of Lviv.
(September 2007 – September 2008)
School). Duration of participation: August-September 2011
for local Exit-Poll “GALYCHYNA-2010” organized by Sociological group “Rejtyng” at Lviv. Duration
for large-scale survey of the political attitudes and sociological profile of the Ukrainian diaspora,
station in Ukrainian Embassy at Chisinau (Moldova). This project is conducted under the support of
Oxford Consortium for Ukrainian Studies. Project coordinator: Dr. G. Sasse. Duration of participation: 17
January, 7 February 2010
for research project “Landscapes of Care Drain, Care Provision and Care Chains from the Ukraine to
for sociological surveys conducted by the Сеnter of Monitoring of I. Franko National University of Lviv
Lviv (2002 – 2003);
COMPLETED RESEARCH PROJECTS
Eastern Europe Countries” financed by Veneto Lavoro, a Veneto Region Agency for Work (Italy) and
conducted by Padua University. Project coordinator: professor D. Sacchetto. Report title: "Migration
processes and foreign investors' activities in Ukraine: main trends, difficulties and perspectives".
Project duration: October 2008 – June 2009
East Europe, Lviv. Project duration: September 2007 – June 2008
and Ukraine for PhD thesis. Duration: 2008-2010
Research Assistant and Translator for Franceska Vianello, PhD Candidate in Sociology from the
Ukrainian Sociological Association January 2007 – present
(29 July – 11 August 2010)
Volunteer of the Foundation “Ternopilska” that oriented on the support of Ukrainians who are living
Serbia (15 – 30 July 2006)
Work experience with: Word, PowerPoint, Web – advanced; Excel, SPSS, Access – intermediate.
Ukrainian – native, Russian – fluent, English – conversational, Polish – basic