Iryna Bekeshkina was born on February 4, 1952.
Iryna Bekeshkina graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Kiev and postgraduate studies at the Institute of Philosophy of the Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR.
She worked at the Institute of Sociology of the NAS of Ukraine since its inception.
In addition, Iryna Bekeshkina is the Director of the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.
She has repeatedly been ranked in the list of top 100 most influential women according to various magazines.
Iryna Bekeshkina died on March 20, 2020.
Research interests: trends in public opinion about key political processes in Ukraine