Tatyana VARENKO


  • Associate Professor at the Department of English Philology, PhD in Pedagogy/Education,
  • Member of the Thesis Committee K 64.051.19 for defense of PhD dissertations,
  • Creator and Editor-in-Chief of the student online newspaper FL.Int,
  • Google Scholar Profile,
  • ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8090-3231

Education:

  • Master’s Diploma with distinction in Englsih and French, Department of Translation and English Language, School of Foreign Languages,
    V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, 2004;
  • Statement of Accomplishment with distinction for the Coursera course “Shaping the Way We Teach English: The Landscape of English Language Teaching”, University of Oregon, 2014;
  • Statement of Accomplishment with distinction for the Coursera course “Shaping the Way We Teach English: Paths to Success in ELT", University of Oregon, 2014;
  • Statement of Accomplishment for the Coursera course “English Composition I: Achieving Expertise", Duke University, 2014.
  • Statement of Accomplishment with distinction for the Coursera course “Crafting an Effective Writer: Tools of the Trade (Fundamental English Writing)", Mt. San Jacinto College, 2015;

Theses Defended:

  • PhD thesis in Pedagogy/Education: Cultivating Pedagogical Tolerance in Teachers-to-be on the Basis of the Axiological Approach (H.S. Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University, 2011)

Professional Career:

  • 2004-2007 — lecturer, Department of Translation and English Language, School of Foreign Languages,
    V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • 2007-2012 — lecturer, Department of English Philology, School of Foreign Languages, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • 2008-2011 — postgraduate student, Department of General Pedagogics and Pedagogics of Higher Educational Institutions, H. S. Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University;
  • December 2011 – January 2015 — translator (I category), Center for Web-Communications, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • 2012 – to this day — associate professor, Department of English Philology, School of Foreign Languages,
    V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • January 2015 – December 2017 — leading translator, Center for Web-Communications, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • September 2015 – February 2018 — Associate Dean for Teaching Methods and Innovation (School of Foreign Languages);
  • September 2015 – February 2018 — Head of the Methodological Committee of the School of Foreign Language;

  • February 2018 to this day — Head of International Relations and European Integration at the International Cooperation Department of Kharkiv City Council.

Research Interests:
Pedagogy/education, axiology, foreign philology, teaching methods, innovative and Internet technologies in teaching and learning English.

Teaching:

  • Practical English Courses for fourth- and fifth-year students of the School of Foreign Languages.

Membership:

  • Thesis Committee K 64.051019 for defense of theses in valeology, theory and methodology of education (upbringing);
  • Organizing Committee of the International Science Forum Modern Anglistics;
  • Editorial Board of the Compendium of scientific-methodologicel papaers "Modern Education Issues" of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.

Literary Career:

  • Paranormal novel in verse Ordeal, published in 2010.
  • Cross-genre novel in verse Elfineness, published in 2014, awarded the Silver Medal under the Best Science Fiction/Fantasy category in the Feathered Quill Book Awards Program in 2015.

Recent Publications:

  1. Varenko, T. K. (2016). Technogeneous Literature. Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference "Fiction Phenomena in World Literature History: Transition of Language into Authorship", Kharkiv.
  2. Varenko, T. K. (2016). Character-Building Potential of Student Blogs. Pedahohika formuvannia tvorchoi osobystosti u vyshchii i zahalnoosvitnii shkolakh, 46 (99).
  3. Varenko, T. K. (2015). Multimedia Textbook: Definition and Realization Formats. Visnyk KhNU imeni V. N. Karazina : zb. nauk. prats. Seriia "Inozemna filolohiia. Metodyka vykladannia inozemnykh mov", 82.
  4. Varenko, Tatyana (2015). Honing Future Teachers’ Evaluation Skills Through Blogging. Teoretychni pytannia kultury, osvity ta vykhovannia: Zbirnyk naukovykh prats, 52.
  5. Varenko, T. K. (2015). Objectifying Academic Performance Evaluation. Humanitarnyi visnyk DVNZ "Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi derzhavnyi pedahohichnyi universytet imeni Hryhoriia Skovorody", Supplement 1 to Issue 36, Volume II (62): Tematychnyi vypusk "Vyshcha osvita Ukrainy u konteksti intehratsii do yevropeiskoho osvitnoho prostoru" [Higher Education of Ukraine in the Context of Integration to European Educational Space].
  6. Varenko, T. K. (2014). Hibrydnaya systema orfanizatsii uchebno-pedagogicheskogo protsessa s ispolzovaniem veb-servisa Google Klass [Hybrid system of the educational-pedagogical process organization using the Google Classroom]. Visnyk KhNU imeni V. N. Karazina. Seriia Romano-hermanska filolohiia. Metodyka vykladannia inozemnykh mov, 1125.
  7. Varenko, T. K. (2014). Seriysy Google v razrabotke kursov distantsionnogo obrazovaniya[Google Services in development of distance learning courses]. Proceedings of the School-Seminar "Novi pidkhody do navchannia inozemnoi movy" [New Approaches to Foreign Language Teaching]. Kharkiv.
  8. Varenko, T. K. (2014). Veb-servis Google «Klass» v prepodavanii inostrannykh yazykov [Google Classroom in foeign language teaching]. Proceedings of the VII All-Ukrainain Scientific Conference "Methodological and Pscychological-Pedagogical Issues in Foreign Language Teaching at the Present Stage". Kharkiv.
  9. Varenko, T. K. (2014). Veb-servis Google «Disk» v napisanii kursovykh i diplomnykh rabot [Google Drive in writing course and diploma papers]. Proceedings of the International Scientific-Methodological Conference "Problemy modernizatsii zmistu i orhanizatsii osvity na zasadakh kompetentnisnoho pidkhodu (z metoiu pidvyshchennia yakosti pidhotovky fakhivtsiv)" [Issues in Modernizing Content and Organization of Education by Competence Approach (To Improve Professional Training Quality)]. Kharkiv.
  10. Varenko, T. K. (2013). Ispolzovanie Internet-resursov dlia razvitiya navykov pismennoi i ustnoi angloiazychnoi rechi [Using Internet resources in developing English written and oral skills]. All-Ukrainain Scientific Conference "Metodychni ta psykholoho-pedahohichni problemy vykladannia inozemnykh mov na suchasnomu etapi" [Methodological and Pscychological-Pedagogical Issues in Foreign Language Teaching at the Present Stage]. Kharkiv.
Contact Information

Address: room 8-23, 4 Svobody Sq., Kharkiv, 61022
E-mail:
metcom.fl@karazin.ua