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[Department of Invertebrate Fauna and Systematics]

Roman V. BABKO

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E-mail: rbabko@ukr.net


Position

Senior Research Scientist

 

Education and degrees

1996 2000: Postdoctoral fellow, Institute of Hydrobiology of NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv

1994: Docent Title (equivalent to Associate Professor), Ukrainian Supreme Qualification Commission

1989: Candidate Sciences Degree (equal to PhD) in Hydrobiology, Institute of Hydrobiology of NAS of the Ukraine, Kyiv

1986-1989: Post-graduate course, Institute of Hydrobiology National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv

1975 1980: Sumy Makarenko Pedagogical Institute, Biological Faculty

 

Professional career

Since 2010: Senior Research Scientist, Research Group of Zoogeography, I. I. Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology of NAS of the Ukraine, Kiev

2006 2010: Docent (Associate Professor) of the Department of zoology, anatomy, and physiology in the Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Univ. Chef of the Laboratory of Ecology and Biocenology of Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Univ

09/2004 11/2005: Adjunct professor, Department of Hydrobiology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

2001 2004: Docent (associate professor) of the Department anatomy, zoology and physiology animals and human in the Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Univ. Lecturer, courses in zoology

1994 1995: Lecturer, course in ecology, Sumy State University

1989 1996: Docent (associate professor) of the Department anatomy, zoology and physiology animals and human in the Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Institute. Lecturer, courses in zoology and histology

1988: Teaching assistant of the Department anatomy, zoology and physiology animals and human in the Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Institute

1980 1982: Research assistant of the Department anatomy, zoology and physiology animals and human in the Sumy Makarenko State Pedagogical Institute. Examining ciliate ecology and taxonomy

 

Research interests

The microplankton and microbenthos of different water bodies, taxonomy of protozoa, ecology of riparian beetles, biodiversity, aquatic ecosystems, education, microorganisms in activated sludge

 

Participation in the projects

12/2011 02/2012: Participant of the project Activated sludge bulking control in wasterwatwer treatment plants with usage of rotifers (Rotifera), UDA-POIG.01.03.01-12-176/09-02, Department of Hydrobiology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

09/2011: Expert of the project . Bulgaria

03-07/2011: Participant of the project Wykorzystanie metod bioindykacyjnych w modelowaniu oczyszczania sciekow miejskich osadem czynnym (N N523 494934); Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Lublin University of Technology, Poland

08-11/2010: Participant of the project Wykorzystanie metod bioindykacyjnych w modelowaniu oczyszczania sciekow miejskich osadem czynnym (N N523 494934); Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Lublin University of Technology, Poland

2009: Leader of the project Seim River as a model object of forming an international ecological corridor between Ukraine and Russia within the program Yaroslavna, Sumy, Ukraine

2009: Leader of the project by organizing and conducting volunteer camp in St. Mykhajlivska virgin, Sumy, Ukraine

2008: Leader of the project Ecological estimation of the overregulation effect on the Psyol River", Ukraine

2007: Participant of the Dunaj Regional project - (DPR), Ukraine

2007: Leader of the project Development of recommendation to control of the degradation processes at the territory of the Mykhailivska Tsilyna (Ukrainian Steppe Nature Reserve), Ukraine

2005-2006: Participant of the project Participation public organizations in the study, preservation and renovation of the ecological state of the small rives of Ukraine (Small Environmental Projects (SEPS II), British Council Ukraine), Ukraine

2004-2005: Participant of the UE project "Osad czynny: biologia i analiza mikroskopowa", (IBAES No. EVK2-CT-2002-80009), Department of Hydrobiology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

2004-2005: Participant of the project Study of the Bytycia River with the purpose of detection wetlands which perspective to give for status wetlands of international importance (Program Wetland International), Ukraine

1997-2001: Leader of the project Evaluation real state biodiversity of the Vorskla river and floodplain lakes in the reserve Khukhrianskyj, Ukraine

1997-1998: Leader of the project Reserve myth and reality (Program Biodiversity, WWF), Ukraine

 

Some other accomplishments

Since 2003: Leader of the NGO Center of Ecological Research, Sumy

Since 2001: Chef of the Science department of Sumy regional part of the Ukrainian Ecological League

1998 1999: Member of the Editorial Board of the journal Ojkumena (Ukraine)

Since 1995: Leader of the youth nongovernmental ecological organization Sumschyna in the Sumy

 

Membership of professional/academic organizations

Ukrainian Entomological Society, since 2001

Ukrainian Society of Hydrobiologists (Hydroecologists), since 1993

Society of Protozoologists of Soviet Union: 1980 1991

 

Scholarships and Awards

09-12/2006 Scholarship of the Kasa im. Jozefa Mianowskiego - Fundacja Popierania Nauki, Warszawa, Poland

05-06/2004 Scholarship under the agreement on scientific cooperation, Department of Hydrobiology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

04-05/2001 Fellowship of the Queen Jadwiga Fund of Jagiellonian University, Department of Hydrobiology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

02/1997 Scholarship under the agreement on scientific cooperation between the PAS and the NAS of Ukraine, Institute of Systematic and Evolution of Animals PAS, Krakow, Poland

 

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