Volodymyr Rizun

Volodymyr Rizun

Laureate of State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology, Honored Worker of Science of Ukraine, Honored ProfessorProfessor, Head of Complex Systems Modelling Department

The head of team ”Problem of Control, Identification and Estimation in Uncertain Dynamic Systems”

National Science Center Kharkov Institute of Physics and Technology, Kharkiv (Ukraine)

The head of team ”Software-hardware means for simulation and optimization of attitude-control systems for Microsatellites” Science Technology Center in Ukraine
(USA, Canada, Sweden and Ukraine), Project 604

Leading Researcher
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)


Postgraduate from Mechanics & Mathematics Faculty
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Candidate of Science
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Ph.D of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Associate Professor of the chair of Complex Systems Modelling
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Professor of the chair of Complex Systems Modelling
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Since 1999
Head of the chair of Complex Systems Modelling
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev, Kyiv (Ukraine)

Social Communications, Editing, Theory of the Text, Professional Education, Research Methodology

Research Fields:
Social Science & Humanities

Previous and Current Research

  • Establishing and development of the Ukrainian social communication branch of science, education and academic research, including shaping the object, methodology and terminology.
  • Methodology, terminology and standards of Ukrainian journalism.
  • Ukrainian media content in social dimension.
  • Psychophysiological mechanisms of perception of news content of audiovisual mass-media.

Future Projects and Goals

Further development of the Ukrainian social communication scientific school with special emphasis on media effects and impact of media on society. 

Methodological and Technical Expertise

The social-communicative approach to the study of phenomena, processes and functions of social communications and social-communicative technologies. That includes the fixation, monitoring, description, analysis and interpretation of data in the social engineering system with view to the effectiveness of social impact of social-communicative technologies and response of the society. 

Selected Publications

Rizun V.
System of Mass Communication
Scientific Proceedings of the Institute of Journalism. – Vol.3 – 2001. – pp. 22-30.

Rizun V.
The Basics of Journalism in Answers and Remarks
Kyiv, Parliamentary publishing. – 2004. – 80 p.

Rizun V., Skotnykova T.
Methods of Scientific Research in Journalistic Studies
Kyiv, Kyiv University. – 2005. – 104 p.

Rizun V., Trachuk T.
Outline on History and Theory of Ukrainian Journalistic Study
Kyiv, Podillia. – 2005. – 232 p.

Rizun V., Nepyivoda N., Kornejev V.
Linguistics of Influence
Kyiv, Kyiv University. – 2005. – 148 p.

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Theory of Mass Communication: Textbook for Students of the Branch 0303 "Journalism and Information"
Kyiv, Prosvita. – 2008. – 260 p.
Available at: http://journlib.univ.kiev.ua/Teoriya_mas_com.pdf

Rizun V.
The Vital Questions of Mass Communication Theory: Monograph
Kyiv, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. – 2009. – 168 p.

Rizun V.
Outlines for the methodology of Social Communication studies
Svit sotsialnykh komunikatsii (World of Social Communications: Scientific Journal). – Vol.2. – 2011. – pp. 7-11.
Available at: http://www.kymu.edu.ua/images/ssc_tom2.pdf

Rizun V.
Defining a scientific problem on the special status of media communications (mass communication) in the system of social communications
Dialog. – No.16. – 2013. – pp. 258-267.

Havrylets Y, Tukaiev S, Rizun V., Makarchuk M.
Comparative Analysis of the Effects of Negative and Neutral TV News Stories
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. – Vol.82. – 2013. – pp. 421-425.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042813013530

Rizun V.
Journalism Education and National Qualifications Frameworks: A Look into the Future
The 3rd World Journalism Education Congress, Mechelen, Belgium. – 2013. – 23 p.
Available at: http://journlib.univ.kiev.ua/conf/WJEC3.pdf

Havrylets Y., Rizun V., Tukaiev S., Khylko M.
Objectification of Subjectivity: International Experience in Selection of TV Stimuli in Mass Media Effect Research
Current Issues of Mass Communication. – No.19. – 2016. – pp. 8-22.
Available at: http://comstudies.org/cimc-2016-no-19-pp-8-20/

Vasilchenko A., Abbasova G., Derevinskaya L., Kashpur D., Tukaiev S., Zyma I., Havrylets Y., Pogorilska N., Makarchuk M., Rizun V.
The influence of excessive TV viewing on psycho-emotional state of youth audience
International Scientific and Practical Conference “World Science”, 2015, Abu-Dhabi, UAE. – Vol.4, No.1(5). – 2016. – pp. 60-63.


Homepage: http://journ.univ.kiev.ua/node/431