To the 70th anniversary of the birth of Professor V. V. Ivanenko


The main factors of the formation of personality of V. V. Ivanenko, stages of the biography of the famous scientisthistorian and teacher, manager of the high school are considered. The focus of the authors’ attention is the creative work of a scientist - a well-known specialist on the modern history of Ukraine, his work on expanding historical knowledge on the issues of the controversial Soviet period, the didactic activity of the scientific and pedagogical worker, his hard work on the preparation of higher education qualifications as a scientific Head, Consultant and Chair of the Specialized Academic Council on History. An important part of the work of the historian within the framework of the program "Rehabilitated History" in the Dnipropetrovsk region was the revival and preservation of historical memory, the study of punitive and repressive policies of Soviet power, which led to numerous victims of the Stalinist totalitarian regime. The various initiatives of the vice-rector on modernization of educational work with a student youth, his public activity were revealed. The contribution of the jubilator to the development of higher historical education and science in Ukraine is recognized.

Author Biographies

Oleksii B. Shliakhov, Oles Honchar Dnipro National University

Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Ukrainian History and Ethno-Politics, Oles Honchar Dnipro National University

Serhii I. Svitlenko, Oles Honchar Dnipro National University

D. Sc. in History, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of History, Professor of the Department of History of Ukraine, Oles Honchar Dnipro National University


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How to Cite
SHLIAKHOV, Oleksii B.; SVITLENKO, Serhii I.. To the 70th anniversary of the birth of Professor V. V. Ivanenko. Universum Historiae et Archeologiae = The Universe of History and Archeology = Універсум історії та археології = Универсум истории и археологии ISSN 2664-9950 (Print) ISSN 2707-6385 (Online), [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1-2, p. 4-13, dec. 2019. ISSN 2707-6385. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 08 aug. 2020. doi:
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