Godz Nataliya Borisovna

Godz Nataliya Borisovna — Associate Professor of the Department of Philosophy of National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute», the permanent curator of the project for post-graduate students and students «The philosophical problem of man and the meaning of his being» (since 2007).
Born on May 27, 1970 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Mother's relatives — 5 generations of teachers; father's family — great-grandfather, grandfather and grandmother — they all were popular healers in the town of Kobeliaky, Poltava region.
Secondary education — school № 35, Kharkiv.
1992 — graduated from H. S. Skovoroda Kharkiv State Pedagogical Institute (now — H. S. Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University), in the specialty of biology and chemistry teacher.
In 1993–1994— Kharkiv State University (now — V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University), majoring in psychology
Labor activity: a basic secondary school (for 9 years) № 41 — chemistry teacher; School № 34 — psychologist; educational and pedagogical complex «Osvita» — psychologist; vocational school № 3 — biology teacher. From 2003 to present Nataliya Borisovna has been working at National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute».
In 2004 she defended her thesis « Kulturni stereotypy v ukrainskii narodnii kaztsi» on the basis of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. In the scientific work cultural stereotypes on the example of Ukrainian folk tales were examined (for comparison, authentic texts of other nations’ tales were used). The work will be of interest to a wide range of specialists, cultural specialists, psychologists, philosophers, linguists and criminal law experts, because it concerns the analysis of the development and preservation of the language traditions, ritual and symbolism, the mentalfeatures of ethnic subcultures.
PhD in Philosophy (2004).
Associate Professor of the Department of Philosophy of the National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute» (2007).
Nataliya Borisovna has developed and has implemented a number of training courses and programs. In 2009 she took the second place in the contest for the best distance learning course «Philosophical Problems of Ecology» (in Russian). Scientific interests: philosophical anthropology, philosophy of culture; studying of ethnic auto and hetero-stereotypes based on folk tales texts, and philosophy of ecology.
She continues to study the phenomenon of cultural stereotypes and comparative analysis of folk tales texts. Also studies futurology and predictography specialized in environmental area. She was also the official opponent during PhD defense event.
Author of over than 110 scientific and research publications, including a number of articles published abroad — Austria, Hungary, Uzbekistan, and Russia.
Nataliya Borisovna is not only interested in scientific work, she writes poems, essays, and together with students makes excursions around the city.
Identifier ORCID — 0000-0002-1324-5766