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Ivan Vakarchuk

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Date of Birth: 06/03/1947

Age: 69

Place of birth: Old Bratuseni

Citizenship: Ukraine

Background

Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Theoretical Physics, a member of the Science Council and the Science and Technology Policy under the President of Ukraine, member of the Presidium of the National Congress of Ukrainian Intelligentsia Council. Supporter "Bologna" system of education and knowledge testing system instead of traditional exams.

1965-1970 - training in the physics department of the Lviv State University. Franko.

1970-1973 - postgraduate studies at Lviv department of the statistical theory of condensed state Institute of Theoretical Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR.

1973-1978 - junior research assistant of the Lviv department of the Institute of Theoretical Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR.

February 5, 1974 - defended his thesis "Application of the method of displacements and collective replacement to the study of a system of interacting Bose particles near absolute zero" (Institute for Theoretical Physics of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences).

1977 1981 - was awarded the Diploma of the Presidium of the USSR Academy of Sciences.

1978-1980 - senior scientific employee of the Lviv department of the Institute of Theoretical Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR.

June 5, 1980 - defended his doctoral thesis "Microscopic theory of Bose-liquid" (Institute for Theoretical Physics, USSR Academy of Sciences).

1980-1984 - headed the department of quantum statistics in the Lviv department of the statistical theory of condensed state Institute of Theoretical Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR.

1983 - awarded the badge "Excellence in Public Education of the Ukrainian SSR."

1984 - Professor of the Department of Theoretical Physics of the Lviv State University. Franko.

1990 - elected to the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, member of the USSR Supreme Council Committee on Science, was a member of the Interregional Deputy Group.

November 13, 1990 was elected rector of the Lviv State University. Franko (again re-elected to this position in 2001).

1991 - elected President of the Junior Academy of Sciences of Lviv.

1996 - elected head of the Rada of the rectors of Lviv.

1996 - awarded the Diploma of the President of Ukraine.

Since 1996 - chief editor and founder of the "Journal of Physical Research" and the magazine "World of Physics".

2000 - Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in science and technology.

Since 2001 - President of Ukrainian Physical Society

February 2005 - awarded the Order "For Merit" second degree.

from December 18, 2007 the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine

Father of the leader of a rock band "Okean Elzy" Svyatoslav Vakarchuk.