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Yadviga S. Yaskevich

Head of Social Communication Department

Doctor of Philosophy, Professor

Kalvaryiskaia str. 9, room 434 Minsk Republic of Belarus 220004

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 Biography:

Was born in Borisov

Higher education was awarded to the Belarusian State University named after V.I. Lenin (Historical Faculty, Department of Philosophy 1969 - 1974)

Postgraduate studies at BSU (1978 - 1981), doctoral studies at BSU (1989-1991)

Theses:

- for the degree of Candidate of Philosophy: «Definitions and Their Role in Scientific Research» (1981).

- for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy: «Structure and Dynamics of Argumentation in Science» (1992).

1981 – 1998, Assistant, Associate Professor, Professor of the Chair of Philosophy and Methodology of Science, BSU.

1998 – 2005, Head of the Department of Philosophy and Culturology, Vice-Rector of the Republican Institute of Higher Education.

2005 – 2016, Director of the Institute of Social and Humanitarian Education of the educational institution «Belarusian State Economic University».

April 2016 – present – Head of the Department of Social Communication of the Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences.

Degrees:

1981 – Candidate of Philosophy;

1992 – Doctor of Philosophy.

Title:

1981 – Assistant Professor;

1994 – Professor.

Honorary awards:

Ya.S. Yaskevich is the winner of the First Republican Competition in Social Sciences for Higher Educational Institutions and the owner of 1 prize for the preparation of educational literature for universities;

Has a Diploma of the Special Fund of the President of the Republic of Belarus for the support of gifted students and students, was repeatedly awarded with the diplomas of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus;

The Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Belarusian State University, the Belarusian State Economic University, was awarded the badge of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus «Excellent worker in Education» (1999), the Francis Skaryna Medal (2009). For an outstanding contribution to the development of higher education, a personal scholarship of the President of the Republic of Belarus was twice appointed (2003, 2007).

Scientific and educational activities:

Ya.S. Yaskevich is the author of 512 scientific works, including 18 author's monographs; 28 textbooks and teaching aids with the stamp of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus on sociology, philosophy, logic, religious studies, ethics, philosophy and methodology of science, political science, the foundations of the ideology of the Belarusian state; 48 teaching aids.

Ya.S. Yaskevich is a participant of the World Philosophical Congresses (Moscow, Boston, Istanbul, Seoul, Athens, etc.), International Congresses on Reasoning and Logic (Amsterdam), developer of state standards and curricula for higher education system of the Republic of Belarus, approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus, on philosophy , logic, religious studies, aesthetics, human rights, political management. She initiated the opening of innovative interdisciplinary specializations in economic sociology, political management, business psychology, scientific magistracy in political and philosophical sciences, practical-oriented interdisciplinary master programs «Economic Policy and Business Sociology», «Business Economics and Psychology», «Economics and Psychology of Sports», «Communicative Management», «Psychology in Business «(together with the Department of Psychology of BSU).

Training of highly qualified personnel:

Ya.S. Yaskevich takes an active part in the preparation and certification of scientific personnel of the highest qualifications, is a member of the Specialized Councils of the Belarusian State University for the Protection of Doctoral Dissertations in Philosophical and Political Sciences. Prepared 1 doctor, 10 candidates of science.

Social activity:

Membership in the editorial boards of scientific publications, specialized councils

1. Member of the Dean's office and the Board of the Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences

2. Member of the Educational and Methodical Department for Humanitarian Education

3. Member of the lecture group of the society «Knowledge»

4. Member of the Scientific and Methodological Council for Social Communication

5. Member of the Specialized Council for the Protection of Dissertations: D. 02.01.13 on Philosophical Sciences at BSU

6. Member of the Specialized Council for the Defense of Dissertations D.02.01.18 on Political Sciences at BSU

7. Chairman of the Belarusian branch of the Russian Philosophical Society;

8. Member of the Expert Council under the Interdepartmental Commission for the consideration of candidatures for the appointment of scholarships to the President of the Republic of Belarus to talented young scientists, approved by a decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus

9. Deputy. Chairman of the National Bioethics Committee of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus

10. Member of the section on the humanities of the Interdepartmental Commission for the consideration of candidatures for the appointment of scholarships to the President of the Republic of Belarus to talented young scientists

11. Member of the Forum of Bioethics Committees of CIS countries

12. Chairman of the Republican expert commission for the evaluation of information products for the presence (absence) of signs of extremism in it

13. Member of the editorial board of the journal «Bulletin of the Belarusian State Economic University»

14. Member of the editorial board of the journal «Vesnyk Brestskaga Universitya»

15. Member of the editorial board of the journal «Vysheyshaya Shkola»

Teaching activities:

For the period of her professional activity she read various lecture courses on philosophy, philosophy and methodology of science, epistemology, author's special courses. Among them:

- «Philosophy»

- «Philosophy and Methodology of science»

- «Sociocultural Dynamics in the Context of Globalization»

- «The Paradigmatic Space of Modern Philosophy»

- «Political Risk in the Context of Globalization»

- «Negotiation Process in Foreign Trade Activity»

- «Negotiations and Risks in Socio-Economic Activities»

- «Political Risk and the Psychology of Power»

- «The Economics of Health and Bioethics»

- «Logic and Psychology of Decision-Making»

- «Argumentation in Science and Politics»

- «Psychology and Ethics of Decision-Making in Sports»

- «Psychology of Risk and Power»

- «Paradigms of Modern Sociological Knowledge»

- «Logic and Psychology of Negotiation Process»

- «Ethics of Internet Communications»

- «Strategies of Negotiating Process in Business»

- «Psychology of Authority in Risky Situations»

Research Interests

Philosophy, philosophy and methodology of science, social philosophy, methodological problems of modern historical, political and economic science, history and theory of culture, philosophy of education, business logic and ethics.