Announcements
Seminar to be held on March 30, 2017 at V. O. Sukhomlinskyi State Scientific and Pedagogical Library of Ukraine
The Seminar will be held on May 17, 2017 at the Kyiv City teacher′s house
Will be held on 30 - 31 March 2017 on the basis of M. P. Dragomanov National Pedagogical University.
6 8 October, 2016 in Zaporizhzhia region the International Days of Adult Education will be held
The General meeting of the NAES of Ukraine on March 25, 2016 approved the Development Strategy of the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine for the years 2016 2022
The National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine (the Academy) announces the election of full members (academicians) and corresponding members to the vacant positions
We invite you to take part in the IX International Scientific Conference and the XXIII All-Ukrainian pedagogical readings "Vasyl Sukhomlinsky in dialogue with modernity: the Motherland to live in the heart", which will take place on September 15-16, 2016 at the Volyn Institute of Postgraduate Pedagogical Education (Lutsk, Ukraine)


Official website president of Ukraine
-



Structure of the NAES of Ukraine » Departments of the NAES of Ukraine » Department of psychology, age physiology and defectology »

Department of psychology, age physiology and defectology 

Department of Psychology, Developmental Physiology and Defectology is one of the structural units of the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine, founded according to the Decree of the President of Ukraine on April, 3, 1992. The first head of the Department elected on March, 1993, was a member of NAES of Ukraine, Doctor of l Sciences, professor Olexander Kirichuk. Since December, 1997, as a result of the next election, the Department was headed by a full member of the NAES of Ukraine, Doctor of Sciences, Professor Serhyi Maksimenko.

Today the department has grown into a powerful scientific institution that defines priority research areas in psychology, age physiology and defectology, themes of fundamental theoretical and methodological and applied researches and provides their coordination.

It consists 10 full members (academicians), 22 corresponding members and 8 foreign members of the Academy. It manages research institutions, led by famous scientists, namely: Institute of Psychology named after H. Kostiuk (S.Maksimenko), Institute of Social and Political Psychology (M.Slyusarevskyy), Institute of Special Education (V. Zasenko), Ukrainian Scientific center for Applied Psychology and social Work (V.Panok), Psychological research sector of the Southern research Center (Odesa) (O. Chebykin).

The features of this period of research of the Department scientists are their focus on understanding the realities, challenges and transformation in society and education, to strengthen communication of psychological research with educational practice, to meet the growing social needs in-depth knowledge of psychological patterns of development of personality, Ukrainian society and its politics. The main vector of scientific developments are psychological, social and psychological problems of interaction between society and education, its modernization and reform, entry to the European and world educational area.

Academician-Secretary - Serhyi Maksimenko, Doctor of Sciences, Professor, Member of the NAES of Ukraine

Scientific Secretary - Halina Humenyuk, Candidate of psychological sciences, associate professor

52-A, Sichovykh Striltsiv St.,
Kyiv 04053, Ukraine
e-mail: info@naps.gov.ua