- Research topic:
- The Chronicle of Kherson in the Dimensions of the Russian-Ukrainian War
- June - December 2023
Doctor of History, Professor at the Department of History, Archeology and teaching methods at Kherson State University, where he is working on a monograph on the topic: "The Chronicle of Kherson in the Dimensions of the Russian-Ukrainian War." The research focuses on reconstructing the course of the city occupation of Kherson based on oral sources and reflections on his personal stay in Kherson during the occupation.
Oleksandr studied history at Kherson State University. He received his doctoral degree at Zaporizhzhia National University. His thesis is devoted to the history of local self-government in the South of Ukraine in 1785-1917. Within the framework of the research project, the analysis of the following essential components is to be provided to fully uncover the essence of the research goal: a military operation of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to conduct defense actions; the daily life practices of Kherson residents who found themselves under occupation without the usual logistics chains of supplies in an environment of the militarization of urban spaces; the organization and course of civilian resistance in Kherson to the occupation troops; peculiarities of communication between civilians and armed military of the invading troops; transformation of the urban residential space through the security, adaptive and altruistic aspects; study of public opinion on the perception of the occupation of Kherson in other cities of Ukraine.
Recent publications: 3 monographs, 6 articles in collections of scientific papers indexed in the international scientometric databases Scopus and Web of Science, 10 articles in professional, scientific journals of Category B.