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Leonid Chernovaty


President of the Ukrainian Translator Trainers’ Union (UTTU)


Full professor at the English Translation Department, V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University, DLett (Pedagogy)



Tel: 123-456-7890

Professional Career


Military translator/interpreter

1972 - 1974


Post-graduate student, English Translation Department at KhSU

1975 - 1978


PhD Degree 


«Correlation of the Pedagogic Information Types in the Development of Foreign Language Grammar Subskills» at the Institute of Subject-matter and Methods of Teaching, Academy of Pedagogical Sciences (Moscow).



Instructor, English Translation Department at KhSU

1978 - 1981


Assistant Professor, English Translation Department at KhSU

1981 - 1983


Head, English Translation Department at KhSU 

1975 - 1978

in 1995 renamed into V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University (KhNU)



Full professor at the English Translation Department at KhNU 

since 2011


DLett Degree 


«Basics of the Foreign Language Pedagogic Grammar Theory» (Kyiv National Linguistic University)



Supervised 6 PhD Degree Dissertations



Graduated from O.M.Gorky Kharkiv State University (KhSU), Translation Department, School of Foreign Languages in 1972.

Research Interests


  • Methodology of Training Future Translators/Interpreters;

  • Methodology of Teaching Foreign Languages;

  • Psycholinguistics;

  • Translation Studies 

Dictum Factum
Courses Taught



  • Methodology of Training Future Translators/Interpreters,

  • Methodology of Teaching Foreign Languages,

  • Methodology of Research in Problems of Training Future Translators/Interpreters,

  • Teaching Foreign Languages and Psycholinguistics,

  • Introduction to Translation Studies,

  • Translation of English-language Patents into Ukrainian,

  • Practice of Teaching Translation and Interpreting,

  • Practice of Oral and Written Communication in English

Visiting Appointments and Presentations



Guest Lecturer / Speaker at the universities of Kyiv, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Horlivka, Izmail, Kherson, Khmelnytskyi, Kirovohrad, Kremenchuk, Lutsk, Lviv, Mariupol, Poltava, Sumy, Ternopil, Zaporizhia, Zhytomyr, Cincinnati (USA), Arizona State (USA), A. Mickiewicz  University at Poznan (Poland), Bath (UK), Ivanovo (Russia)

Other achievements



  • Full Member of Ukrainian Higher School Academy of Science (section of Philology, Arts and Media),

  • Member of the European Linguistic Society,

  • Ukrainian Ministry of Education and Science Honorary Awards: “For Excellency in Education” and “For Excellency in Research.,

  • Ukrainian Higher School Academy of Science Yaroslav Mudryi Award for a series of textbooks for teaching future translators/interpreters. 

2010 - present

2010 - present

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