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Faculty of Psychology

Address: Room 516, Building 4, 14 Studencheskaya Street, 308007, Belgorod, Russia
Phone: +7 4722 301260
Dean Victor N. Tkachyov, PhD, professor
Institute of Pedagogy

Faculty and staff

There are 2 departments at the Faculty:

  • the Department of General and Clinical Psychology (head of the department, professor T.N. Razuvaeva PhD, professor). The department has 6 PhD, professors, 9 candidates of sciences, associate professors;

  • The Department of General and Clinical Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology of BSU

  • the Department of Developmental and Social Psychology (head of the department A.E. Gerasimova, candidate of psychology, associate professor). The department has 2 PhD, professors, 19 candidates of sciences, associate professors.

  • The Department of Developmental and Social Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology of BSU

Educational activities

List of curricula

  • 37.05.02 Psychology of Duty Activities with specialization Moral and psychological support of service workers);
  • 37.05.01 Clinical Psychology with specialization Psychological support in emergency);
  • 37.03.01 Psychology;
  • 44.03.02 Psycho-pedagogical education (bachelor program in Educational Psychology);
  • 37.04.01 Psychology (master programs Psychology of personality, Psychology of management);
  • 44.04.02 Psycho-pedagogical education (master program Psychology of teaching activities).

Programs in cooperation with foreign partners

  • 44.04.02 Psycho-pedagogical education (master program Psychology of teaching activities) in cooperation with S. Toraigyrov Pavlodar state university;
  • 37.04.01 Psychology (master program Psychology of Management) in cooperation with the Academy of state service of Armenia.

Both programs are due in 2017 2018.


Scholar schools

All the teachers if the department are involved in research activities conducted by the research schools.

The world of Man and the World of Culture (leading scholar M.S. Zhirov, PhD in pedagogic) carries out research in:

  • Functional brain asymmetry and individual psychological characteristics of a person with a propensity for deviant behavior (Y.N. Gut, candidate in psychology, assisting professor);
  • Modeling the future in the student's age (M.A. Kanisheva MA, assisting professor);
  • Psychological culture as a condition of psychological health (V.A. Karnaukhov candidate in psychology);
  • Adapting to the stressors of various etiologies (O.L. Kovalev, candidate in biology, associate professor);
  • Ecopsychological interaction in a medical establishment (Y.Y. Kovtun, assisting professor);
  • Clinical and psychological determinants of unfavorable dynamics of alcohol abuse in adolescence (A.V. Loktev, candidate in psychology, associate professor);
  • Personal identity: physicality aspect (V.A. Tsurkin, assisting professor);
  • Reasoning in a specialists information culture at the stage of higher school (A.O. Sharapov, candidate in psychology, associate professor);
  • Personological models of the path to the ideal in higher school (F.A. Filatova, assisting professor);
  • Self-actualization of students in a transforming socio-cultural environment of higher school (E.N. Shutenko, candidate in psychology, associate professor).

Sociological and psychological management (leading scholar V.B. Tarabayeva, PhD in social science) carries out research in:

  • Development of technologies for psychological support of an innovation team (Razuvaeva TN, d.pskh.n., professor, Derevyanko Yu.P., k.pskh.n., associate Pchelkina EP, k.sots.n. , assistant professor);
  • Organizational-activity approach to the formation of professional identity (V.N. Tkachyov, candidate in psychology, professor);
  • Development of methods of psycho-diagnostics for professional competence in students (V.A. Shvetsova, candidate in psychology, associate professor);
  • Features of gender identity (L.V. Shukchus, k.pskh.n., candidate in psychology, associate professor).

The development of differentiated methods for preventing maladjustment and socially dangerous behavior in people with mental disorders (leading scholar V.A. Ruzhenkov, PhD in medicine) carries out research in:

  • Disharmonious semantic sphere of patients with neurotic personality disorder (G.N. Seleznyova).

Leading scholars

Albina A. Buchek, head of the Professional Education and Science Department of the interior and personnel policy of Belgorod region, doctor of psychological sciences, associate professor, professor of the Department of Developmental and Social Psychology. Main research interests: modern ethno-social processes and their influence on the human formation of ethnic identity in the different stages of ontogeny, the ethnic identity of the indigenous peoples of the North-East of Russia, the experience of ethnic identity crisis. She has more than 80 publications, including two monographs, eight textbooks. Awarded the badge For the development of research work of students by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.

Alexandra S. Gerasimova, head of the Department of Developmental and Social Psychology. The range of scientific interests includes problems of educational psychology: diagnosis and development of motivation of educational activity of senior pupils and students in normal and emotionally stressful conditions; personal self-determination of students in the process of teaching and professional activities. She has over 70 publications, including 4 textbooks, 8 articles in leading journals, 6 articles in foreign electronic journals indexed by SCOPUS.

Tatiana N. Razuvaeva, Head of the Department of General and Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Psychology, professor. She is the author of more than 170 publications, including 4 monographs and a number of textbooks in the fields of the psychology of individual, collective and pedagogical innovation. She was awarded the badge Honorary Worker of the Russian Federation of higher education.

Mohammed K. Kabardov, Doctor of Psychology, professor of the Department of General and Clinical Psychology. He is the author of over 160 scientific publications on the issues of general and differential psychology, psychophysiology, educational psychology and psycholinguistics. Awarded the Medal of K.D. Ushinsky For merits in the field of pedagogical sciences; Jubilee Medal 100 Years of Trade Unions of Russia. Winner of the Prize of the President of the Russian Federation in the field of education. Deputy Director for Science FGNU Psychological Institute of the Russian Academy of Education, Head of the Laboratory of differential psychology and psychophysiology, Head of the Department of General Psychology MSPPU.

Vera B. Nikishina, Doctor of Psychology, professor. Corresponding Member of the International Academy of Psychological Sciences, a specialist in the field of social and organizational psychology. Research interests: social psychology of disontogenesis, clinical psychology.

Irina V. Zapesotskaya, Doctor of Psychology, professor. Research interests: the psychology of the subject, dependency psychology.

Vladimir V. Lukyanov, MD, professor of the Department of General and Clinical Psychology.

Oksana A. Filatova, MD, Professor of the Department of General and Clinical Psychology. Research interests: general, social and medical psychology, psychotherapy, sociology, existential philosophy, military psychology.

Key research results

The research work of the Faculty teachers is conducted in the following areas of psychology:

  • personality development in the educational and professional areas (associate professors M.A. Reznichenko, M.Y. Khudaev, S.V. Shkilev, N.N. Doronin, O.E. Panich);
  • acmeological invariants of professionalism in service (professors A.A. Buchek, V.N. Tkachyov, associate professors A.S. Gerasimova, I.A. Kucheryavenko, M.V. Lanskikh, V.B. Shapar, assistant A.V. Ermolenko);
  • psychological well-being in the family (associate professors E.A. Ovsyanikova, N.S. Borzilova);

The Head of the Department of Developmental and Social Psychology A. Gerasimova and post-graduate M.U. Galutsky are parties to the cooperation with the Institute of Psychology of Russian Academy of Sciences and the Academy of State Management of the Republic of Armenia. Their project Normative orientation of the individual performance of management specialists was presented at the International Competition funded by RHF State Committee on Science of the Ministry of Education of Armenia in 2016 and received financial support.

All full-time teachers of the Department of General and Clinical psychology are involved in scientific and methodical activities, which is manifested in the development of a scientific perspective, participation in grants, preparation of monographs, the development of training and teaching aids. Over the last 5 years, they published 10 monographs, 10 textbooks, over 200 articles in various collections of scientific works, over 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals (RISC, VAK, Web of Science).

The Faculty's achievements in scholar, educational and methodological activities

Tatiana Nilolaevna Razuvaeva, Doctor of Psychology, Professor, Head of the Department of General and Clinical Psychology, author of numerous scientific publications, monographs, teaching and learning aids. Head of several socially significant research projects. Awarded with diplomas and awards of BSU for many years of work in the preparation of highly qualified specialists. She has awards of appreciation from Kursk State Medical University for long-term and fruitful research cooperation, professionalism, active participation in the preparation of clinical psychologists.

Maria Andreevna Reznichenko, PhD, associate professor, professor of the Department of Developmental and Social Psychology. Headed the Department since its foundation in February 2005 to 2010. She was awarded the Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. Awarded the honorary title Honored Worker of Higher Education. The results of scientific and practical activities are set out in more than 100 scientific works, including textbooks and monographs, articles published in leading national and international journals. The winner of the professional competition at BSU in the nomination Best electronic textbook.

Information was given by N.Doronina 20.01.2017

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