PhD in Philology, Professor.
She was awarded the honorary title of “Honored Educator Ukraine” (2005), Diploma of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (2000), Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2000), the Order of “Princess Olga” of the third degree (2013), medals of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine “Excellence in Education of Ukraine” (1995) and “Sofia Rusova” (2005). She has “Gratitude of the Head of Kyiv City State Administration” (2001). She is a member of the European branch of the World Union of Anglicist.
She is an individual member of the American Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs – ACBSP.
She graduated from the Kyiv State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages in 1974 and then completed her post graduate studies at the Kiev State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages. Since 1974 she has been working at the National M.P. Dragomanov Pedagogical University as a Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor and the Head of the English Philology Department. During the period of 1993-1996 she was actively involved in the creation of a Ukrainian-American Institution of Higher Education and since 1997 she has been holding the position of Vice-Rector of the first in Ukraine Ukrainian-American Liberal Arts Institute “Wisconsin International University (USA) in Ukraine” (part-time).
In 1988, she participated in the life-long learning program and continued developing her professional language skills at Cambridge University (UK).
She is the author of over 115 scientific and educational publications, including 3 training complexes in English for beginners «Let’s Start», 2 books in English for teachers of English language. Texts for reading and listening. Exercises on grammar for high school students and university applicants “Studying the World – Studying in English!”.
Julia is a co-author of textbooks recommended by Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. The titles of the textbooks are as follows: “The experience of Higher Education of the United States at XX-XXI centuries”, Book I. “Humanitarian and entrepreneurial training of Americans “(2009) and “The experience of Higher education of the United States at XX-XXI centuries”, Book 2. “Distinguishing Features of the American Higher Education at the end of the XX – beginning of the XXI Centuries “(2010). She is also a co-author of the “Perspectives on the History of the USA” together with Dr. John Johnson.