Cherniavskyi  Vasyl

Cherniavskyi Vasyl

Rector of Kherson State Maritime Academy

Professor, Doctor of Education


Was born on 24 January, 1977, Bilokrynytsia village, Kremenets district, Ternopil region.

Citizen of Ukraine. Non-Party. Married, has a son.

Education: Kherson State Pedagogical Institute – specialty “Physics and Information Science”, obtained a Diploma with distinction (1999);

Kherson Maritime College – specialty “Navigation and Marine Engineering”, qualification – Bachelor of Navigation (2001);

Kherson State Maritime Institute – specialty “Navigation”, qualification – Specialist of Navigation (2009).

PhD in Pedagogy – specialty “Theory and Methodology of Teaching (Physics)” (2007).

Associate Professor, Department of Navigation, Labor Protection and Environment (2014).

On 2 November, 2017, defended a doctorate thesis on the topic “Theoretical and Methodological Basics of Physics Teaching of Future Specialists of Sea and River Transport” at the Specialized Academic Board D 26.053.06 of the National Pedagogical Dragomanov University in the specialty 13.00.02 “Theory and Methodology of Teaching (Physics)”

Professional activity was begun on September, 1999. Position – Physics teacher, Kherson Maritime College;

2002-2007 – Deputy Head in Academic Work, Navigation Department, Kherson Maritime College; Head, Navigation Department, Kherson Maritime College.

2001-2002 – shipboard training onboard merchant vessels as a member of deck crew, Niesco Shipping Company

September, 2004 – 2007 – Vice Dean in Academy Work on a part-time basis, Faculty of Navigation and Marine Engineering, Kherson Maritime Private Institute.

From 2007 worked at Kherson State Maritime Institute, first as Associate Professor at Department of Natural Sciences, where he simultaneously was Acting Head; and from 2008 till 2011 – as Dean of Navigation and Marine Engineering Faculty.

From 2011 till April 2018 worked as Dean of Navigation Faculty at Kherson State Maritime Academy.

From 2009 was a member of the Sub-Committee for Sea and River Transport, Methodological Committee for Issues of Transport and Transport Infrastructure, Methodological Board for Issues of Education, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and regularly participated in its work.   

Since 2016 has been working as part of the Methodological Committee for Transport and Service (sub-committee 276 “Transport”), Higher Education Sector, Methodological Board for Issues of Education, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine according to the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science dated April 06, 2016 no. 375.   

Co-author of industrial standards in specialties “Navigation”, educational qualification level Junior Specialist and “River Sea Transport”, higher education level Bachelor.

Has over 60 scientific and methodological publications.

Awarded with Recognition Certificates of the Inspectorate for Training and Certification of Seafarers twice (in 2009 and 2014).

Since April 2018 has been holding the position of Rector of Kherson State Maritime Academy.



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