Ph.D. in Pedagogics, Associate Professor, Dean of Journalism Faculty
Theory and methodology of journalism, Chornobyl’s’ka journalism, Pedagogical.
In 1981 Viktor Kostiuk graduated from the Sumy State Pedagogical Institute named by Anton Makarenko (specialty «Ukrainian language and literature»). In 2004 graduated from Zaporizhzhia National University (specialty «Journalism»).
He worked as a teacher and principle of Maxymovska School, Zaporizlzhia oblast. In 1999 defended his dissertation "Creative Self-Identity in the Educational Process". Viktor Kostiuk was awarded with the medal of the Ministry of Education and Science "Excellent in Educator of Ukraine".
In 2007 participated in International Visitor Leadership Program "Journalistic Education in the USA" administered by US Embassy in Kyiv. Participated in several conferences, seminars and workshops abroad (Bulgaria, United Kingdom), and Erasmus+ KA2 project DESTIN. Coordinator of ZNU team in national media literacy project Learn to Discern (L2D) by IREX.
Scientific interests: Journalism education, media literacy, functioning of regional media. Viktor Kostiuk is an author of more than 50 scientific articles.