Ponomarov Oleksandr Semenovych
Born on October 23, 1937 in the city of Antratsyt, Luhansk region (Ukraine). He graduated from the V. I. Lenin Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute. (nowadays — National Technical University «Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute») In 1972 he defended his thesis to get a degree of Technical Sciences Candidate.
1973–1976 — University of Annaba (Algeria), taught the cycle of mathematical disciplines;
1976–1986 — Dean of the preparatory faculty for foreign citizens; at the same time he participated in the research for the (Scientific and Production Association) NPO «Molniya»;
1986–2000 — Assistant professor, then professor of the department of Automated Control Systems;
Since 2000 — Professor of the Department of Pedagogy and Psychology of Social System Management of NTU «KhPI»
Main research interests:
general and social philosophy; philosophy of education, professional culture and pedagogy of its formation, innovative educational technology, methodology of knowledge and educational research methodology; management philosophy and psychology, philosophy of influence, philosophy and logic of human action; system analysis.