Vyacheslav D. Shevchenko

Vyacheslav D. Shevchenko

Candidate in Philology; equivalent of American Ph.D., post-doctoral researcher

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• Diploma of graduation with honours, graduated from Orsk State Pedagogical Institute.

• In 2003 defended the CPhil (Ph.D.) thesis «The Cognitive Aspects of the Multifunctional Lexical Items’ Use in the Sphere of the English Business Communication»

• Special programme of the Curriculum Resource Center (CRC) in Central European University's (CEU), Budapest. Grant funded by Open Society Institute's Higher Education Support Program (OSI - HESP)

• 2004 - Certificate of Completion of the Program in Cognitive and Cultural Studies (THE NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF COGNITIVE AND CULTURAL STUDIES and the Center for American and British Studies St Petersburg State University)

Scentific interests
: semantic dynamics analysis of language units at different levels, research of functional stylistic differentiation of language.


• I take part in the annual scientific conferences of the teaching staff at Samara State University.

• Organized the students' scientific conferences. Participated in scientific conferences in Samara and Penza.

• Participation in the “English Studies in the 21st Century” All-Russian scientific conference (St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg State University, January 2006);

• Participation in the “Lingual Personality – Text – Discourse: Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Research” international scientific conference (Samara, Samara State University, October 2006);

• Participation in the 26th International Conference of Philologists (Saint-Petersburg, St. Petersburg State University, March 2007)

• Participation in the Interuniversity Conference in memoriam Stanislaw Lem “Sci-Fi and Technologies” (Samara Aerospace University, March 2007)

• Participation in the plenary session of 4th International Scientific-Practical Conference “Science and Culture in Russia” (Samara Academy of Railway Communications, May 2007)

• Participation in the All-Russian Scientific Conference “Language and Culture in Russia: Current State and Evolution” (Samara, Samara State University, October 2007)

• Participation in the 4th scientific conference “English Studies in the 21st Century” (St.-Petersburg, St.-Petersburg State University, January 2008)

List of publications:

1. Multifunctional language units //Theses of reports of the scientific conference at Orsk State Pedagogical Institute, Orsk, 1997.

2. The problem of translation of multifunctional language units of the modern English language//The Problems of applied linguistics, Penza, 1999.

3. The stylistic distribution of multifunctional lexical units in the modern English language//the Cognitive aspects of the language phenomena in the Germanic languages, Samara, 2000

4. Realization of linguistic and cultural aspects of the "space" concept in the handbooks on business communication //Space and Time in language, Samara, 2001

5. Realization of the "space" concept in the English-language handbooks on business communication //Modern strategies of teaching English: theory and practice, Samara, 2001

6. Aspects of the secondary nomination in business English //Pragmatics of the speech communication forms, Samara, 2001

7. Role of the Multifunctional Words in the Realization of Conceptual Structures in Handbooks on Business Communication // Communication in the Dialogue of Cultures. Samara, 2002. PP. 108 -114.

8. Shevchenko, V.D. Realization of the Space Characteristics in Internet-texts//Language in Space and Time, Samara, 2002, pp. 207-208.

9. Shevchenko, V.D. The Multifunctional Lexical Items and the «Business Space» Concept in the English Academic Business Discourse//Philological Problems in the Sphere of Higher Education, Samara, 2002, pp. 52 - 57.

10. Abstract of the CPhil (Ph.D.) thesis «The Cognitive Aspects of the Multifunctional Lexical Items’ Use in the Sphere of the English Business Communication». Samara, 2003. 20 p. The CPhil (Ph.D.) thesis «The Cognitive Aspects of the Multifunctional Lexical Items’ Use in the Sphere of the English Business Communication» was defended on February, 26th, 2003.

11. Realization of the ‘business activity means’ concept in the combined academic and business discourse pp. 234-239 in Aspekty stanovleniya i funktsionirovaniya zapadnogermanskikh yazykov. Samara, Samara University. 2003.

12. Realization of the “Business Activity” Concept within the English Academic Business Discourse//“The II International Baudouin Readings: Kazan Linguistic School: Traditions and the Present”, International Scientific Conference, Kazan State University, Kazan, 2003, pp. 193-194.

13. Pragmatic Aspects of Using the Noun ‘Branch’ in Academic Business English Discourse pp. 75 - 76 in Pragmatics of Language and Language of Pragmatics. Oryol, Oryol University. 2004 (in Russian)

14. Cognitive Aspects of Using the Word Management as a Means of Realization of the Concept ‘Business Activity’ pp. 192-195 in Actual Problems of Philology and Pedagogical Linguistics. Issue 5. Vladikavkaz, 2004. (in Russian)

15. Actualization of the Concept "Businessman" in Academic Business Discourse pp.102-109 in Language. Text. Word: Philological Studies. Samara, Samara State Pedagogical University. 2004. (in Russian)

16. Using Morpheme –s to Produce the Spoken Forms of Words and Utterances in Modern English (on the basis of the British cinema discourse)” pp. 169-170 in Sbornik nauchnyh trudov studemtov, aspirantov i molodyh uchenykh. Vyp.5. Samara, 2004.

17. Cognitive Aspects of the “Business Activity Subject” Concept Actualization within the Academic Business Discourse pp. 136-140 in Obrabotka teksta i kognitivnye tehnologii. Vyp.10. Moskva, Varna, 2004.

18. Cognitive and pragmatic aspects of using the numerical figures in the song and cinema discourses (on the basis of the British and American variants of the English language) pp.180-183 in Slovo - Vyskazyvanie - Diskurs. Samara: Samara State University, 2004. (in Russian)

19. Intertextual Inclusions within the Publicist Discourse pp. 354-357 in Comparative Studies: the Modern Theory and Practice: International Conference and the 14th Convention (13-15 September, 2004), 2004.

20. Cognitive Aspects of Interrelation Between Business and Military Discourse pp. 273-275 in Aktulanye problemy kommunikatsii i kultury. Vyp.2. Moskva, Pyatigorsk, 2005.

21. Communication in Action (multimedia CD and textbook) with A.Kharkovskaya and N.Low. Samara, 2005.

22. Some Aspects of Studying the Academic-Business Discourse pp. 81-88 in Philological Problems in the Sphere of Higher Education. Samara, 2005.

23. Transfer of the Lexical Unit’ Strategy’ into Business Discourse pp. 331-336 in Actual Problems of Philology and Pedagogical Linguistics. Vladikavkaz, 2005.

24. Intertextuality of the Publicist Headlines//New Philology, #2 (22). – Mikolaiv (the Ukraine): Mikolaiv State University of Humanities, 2005. – P.144-145.

25. Analysis of the British Cinema Discourse Lingual Constituents//Bulletin of Samara State University (Humanities), #4 (38). – Samara: Samara State University, 2005. – P. 135-141.

26. Lexical Means of “Business Space” Concept Actualization within the English Internet Discourse//Academic Linguistics: Problems of the Modern Cognitive Science and Translation Studies. – St. Petersburg: Academy of Humanities, 2004. – P. 138-142.

27. Intercultural Communication Practice in Press//Comparative Philology and Polylingual Societies. – Kazan: “Shkola” Centre, 2005. – P. 308-309.

28.Transformation of a Citation within the Publicist Headline//Modern Methods and Technologies of Studying the Germanic Languages. – Samara: Samara University, 2005. – P. 107-118.

29. Discourse Specificity of Lingual Units in the British Film//Semantics of Communication. – Orel: Orel University, 2005. – P. 67-69.

30. Pragmatics of the British Cinema Discourse//“Cognitive Modelling in Linguistics” VIII International Conference: Proceedings. – Moscow-Varna: “Ucheba”, 2005. – Volume 2 – P. 168-174.

31. Intercultural Communication Practice in Cinema//Actual Problems of Linguistic Education: Theoretical and Methodological Aspects. – Samara: Samara Academy of Humanities, 2006. – P. 278-283.

32. Cognitive Schemes in Intercultural Studies (with Pereslavtseva, G.) //“Science and Culture of Russia” International Conference: Proceedings. – Samara: Samara State Academy of Railway Transport, 2006. – P. 68-70.

33. Role of Psychic Processes in Understanding the Interference of Discourses Mechanism//The Third International Baudouin Readings: Proceedings. – Kazan: Kazan State University, 2006. – P. 28-30.

34. Role of Cognitive Models in the Interference of Discourses Process//Lingual Personality – Text – Discourse: Theoretical and Applied Aspects of Research: International Conference Proceedings. – Samara: Samara University, 2006. – P. 61-70.

35. Epigraphs in American Media Discourse // Samara State University Bulletin. Humanities. 2006. Issue10. – P.258-265.

36. Interaction of Literature and Cinema in Media Discourse// Comparative Literature Studies (Literature in Context): the 2d International Scientific Conference. – Baku, 2006. – P.144.

37. Interference in American Media Discourse // Problems of Communication and Culture. International Collected Papers. Moscow-Pyatigorsk, 2006. – P. 213-217.

38. International Communication Practice in the English-Language Cinema and Press pp. 212-219 in "Kommunikatovnoe prostranstvo diskursa v sovremennykh germanskikh yazykakh" (Discourse Space of Communication in Modern Germanic Languages)/ Collected Papers. - Samara: Samara University, 2007.

39. Fragments of Mythological Texts in Media Discourse pp.77-79 in Science and Culture of Russia, Materials of the international scientific-practical conference. Samara, 2007.

40. Some Aspects of Interference of Discourses Process in the American Media Discourse//The Journal of Leningrad State University named after A.S. Pushkin. Philology. 2008. Issue 2. – P. 36-44.

41. The Functions of an Epigraph in the Media Discourse//The Journal of Tambov University named after G.R. Derzhavin. The Humanities. 2008. Issue 7. – P. 138-141.

42. Epigraphs in the American Media Discourse//Proceedings of the 36th International Philological Conference (March 12-17, 2007). Issue 3: Translation Studies. – St.-Petersburg, Philological Department of St.-Petersburg State University, 2007. – P. 100-107.

43. Interaction between Mythological and Scientific Popular Texts in the Media Discourse//Cognitive Modelling in Linguistics: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference / Ed. by V. Solovyov, R. Potapova, V. Polyakov. – Kazan: Kazan State University, 2007. – P. 300-310.

44. Techniques of Processing Philological Information. (A Syllabus for Philology Students). Samara: Samara University, 2007. – 8 p.

45. Theory of English Phonetics (with Ilycheva, N.) (A Syllabus for Philology Students). Samara: Samara University, 2007. – 8 p.

46. Transformed Quotation as a Means of Discourse Interaction // Saint-Petersburg University Bulletin. Ser. 9. 2007. Issue 1. – P. 70-77.

47. The Processes of Discourse Interference in English Media // Tambov University Bulletin. Humanities. 2007. Issue 7 (51). – P. 114-119.

48. Interaction of Genres in American Popular Scientific Media // Philological Questions in Higher Education/ International Collected Papers. Issue 3. – Samara, 2007. – P.61-65.

49. Epigraph in American Media Discourse: Discursive Aspects// Problems of Philology and Linguistics in Education. Collected Papers. Issue 9. Vladikavkaz, 2007. – P.111-115.

50. Citations in Media Headlines//“English Studies in the 21st Century”. Proceedings of the 3d All-Russian Scientific Conference. Saint-Petersburg, Saint-Petersburg State University, 2007. – P.239-244.

51. Incorporating Texts in Foreign Languages into Media Discourse// Language and Culture of Russia, International Scientific Conference. – Samara, 2007. – P.254-260.

52. Interference of Oratorical and Media Discourses // Language System and Discourse. International Collected Papers. – Samara, 2007. – P. 91-103.

53. Realization of Conceptual Structures within the Discourse//ANUARI DE FILOLOGIA. Filologia Anglesa i Alemanya. Universitat de Barcelona, 2008. Volums XXVI. Seccio A. Numero 13. Anno 2004. P. 97-104.

54. The Role of an Epigraph in Interpretation of the Media Text//Foreign Languages: Linguistic and Methodological Aspects: Collection of Linguistic Papers. Issue 7. – Tver: Tver State University, 2008. – P. 102-110.

55. Fragments of Diary Notes within the Media Discourse//Science and Culture of Russia, International Scientific Conference (2008; Samara). – Samara: Samara State University of Transport, 2008. – P. 301-303.

56. Fragments of Cinema Discourse within the Media Discourse in Samara State University Notes http://weblib.ssu.samara.ru/e_proceedssu/htdocs/ViewIssue.php?section=Philology&pubyear=2008&issue=1&style=0 (16.07.08).

57. Interference of the Literary and Media Discourses//English Studies in the 21st Century. Proceedings of the 4th Scientific Conference. St.-Petersburg, January 21-23, 2008. – St.-Petersburg: St.-Petersburg State University, 2008. – P. 101-102.

58. Interpretation of Intexts within the Media Discourse//Interpretation of a Text: Mental Mirror of Perception: Collection of Linguistic Papers / Ural State Pedagogical University. – Ekaterinburg, 2008. – P. 96-104.

59. Fragments of Lyrics within the Media Discourse//Communicative and Cognitive Aspects of Research in Germanic Languages: International Collection of Linguistic Papers. Ed. by A. Kharkovskaya. – Samara: Samara University Publishing House, 2008. – P. 237-246.

60. Theory of Interference of Discourses: Introduction: Monograph. – Samara: Samara State University of Transport, 2008. – 194 p.

61. Fragments of existential discourse pp. 3080314 in "Izvestiya Samarskogo nauchnogo tsentra Rossijskoi akademii nauk." Samara, 2008. (in Russian)

62. Discourse interaction as a means of creating the linguistic portrait of a nation pp. 1050-1054 in "Izvestiya Samarskogo nauchnogo tsentra Rossijskoi akademii nauk." Vol. 11. - Samara, 2009. - № 4 (30). (in Russian)

63. On the interaction of belles-lettres and publicistic discourses pp. 150-156 in "Vestnik Samarskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta Gumanitarnaya seriya." - Samara, 2009. Issue 3. (in Russian)

64. Fragments of foreign texts in publicistic discourse pp. 37-41 in "Vestnik Tambovskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta. Gumanitarnye nauki." - Tambov, 2009, Is. 5(73). (In Russian)

65. The role of fragments of song lyrics in publicistic discourse pp. 94-98 in "Aktualnye problemy filologii i pedagogicheskoi lingvistiki". Issue 11. - Vladikavkaz, 2009. (in Russian)

66. Actualization of the subject position of a recipient (on the material of interacting discourses) pp. 63-65 in "Materialy 6 mezhdunarodnoi nauchno-prakticheskoi konferentsii "Nauka i kultura Rossii"". - Samara, 2009. (in Russian)

67. On comparative relations between discourses pp. 192-195 in "Yazyk - tekst - diskurs: traditsii i novatorstvo: Samara: Samara University, 2009. - P.1. (in Russian)

68. Interaction of the publicistic and the Internet discourses pp. 195-196 in "4ye Baudouinovskie chteniya: Trudy i materialy". - Kazan, 2009. - Vol. 1. 9in Russian)

69. Barabarisms and citations from foreign language texts in publicistic texts pp. 35-37 in "Materialy 3 mezhdunarodnoi nauchno-prakticheskoi konferentsii "Yazykovye kommunikatsii v sisteme sotsialno-kulturnoi deyatelnosti". - Samara, 2009. (in Russian)

Acting as Official Opponent

• Acting as the official opponent at the defense of Ph.D. thesis by K.V. Baranova (St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg State University, February 2006);

• Acting as the official opponent at the defense of Ph.D. thesis by E.V. Kovalenko (St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg State University, April 2006).

• Acting as the official opponent at the defense of Ph.D. thesis by N.V. Aksyonova (St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg State University, May 2007).

Subjects Taught:

• Acting as a senior thesis adviser and term paper adviser (in lexicology and stylistics)

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