Brief Information about the Department.
The Department of Social Expertise (former Department of Social Programs and Projects Methodology, up to June 1996) was established in November 1991.
As for December 2013, the department consists of 11 scientists, including a 2 Doctors of Sciences and 5 Candidates of Sciences.
The main research directions are the following: to develop a concept of social indicator system; to develop a concept of independent expert board as an institution of civil society; concept approaches to social policy development in Ukraine; social after-effects of the Chernobyl accident.
Since the Institute of Sociology of the NAS of Ukraine was established, the Department of Social Expertise has studied: methodology and methods of social expertise, monitoring on social and psychological after-effects of the Chernobyl accident; levels of humanitarian development; social policy, social defense, levels of poverty; systems of social indicators.
Department Director – Mr. Yuriy Sayenko, Doctor of Economy, Professor
Research Fellows of the Department:
Mrs. Lidia Amdjadeen, Leading Sociologist
Mrs. Amjadeen Liudmyla, Sociologist
Mrs. Inna Goliuk, Sociologist
Mr. Olexandr Goncharuk, Senior Scientific Fellow, Candidate of Sociological Sciences
Mrs. Olexandra Goncharuk, Leading Sociologists
Mr. Volodymyr Poddubny, Senior Research Fellow, Candidate of Philosophy
Mr. Yuriy Pryvalov, Senior Research Fellow Candidate of Philosophy
Mr. Sapielkin Yuri, Leading Sociologist, Candidate of Sociological Sciences
Mrs. Trogymenko Olesia, Leading Sociologist
Mrs. Ghulbarshyn Chepurko, Senior Research Fellow, Doctor of Sociological Sciences.
Current Scientific Topic
Regulative functions of social capital in transient process of Ukraine
Research Projects Conducted by the Department:
Methodology and Methods of Social Expertise Related to All-National and Regional Programs and Projects (1993-1995);
Methodological Aspects of Expert Assessment on Social Policy Development and Implementation in Ukraine (1996-1998);
Concept of National Board of Independent Experts as an Institution of Civil Society (1999);
National System of Social Indicators in Ukraine (1999-2000);
Development of Integral Expert Assessment (2001); and other.