Kostyantyn Mezentsev

Kostyantyn Mezentsev  – Doctor of GeographicalSciences, Professor, Head of the Department of HumanGeography, Faculty of Geography, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Professor of the Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies, Faculty of Geology, Geography, Recreation and Tourism, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.

He was born on June 27, 1971 in Cherkassy. In 1993 he graduated from the Geographical Faculty of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University. In 2007 he defended the doctoral thesis on "Socio-geographical forecasting of regional development: theory, methodology, practice". Since 2007 he has been working as a professor of Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies.


He teaches courses:

Basics of human-geographical modeling

Contemporary Debates in Human Geography (taught in English)

Human-geographical forecasting


Research interests: spatial transformation of cities and urban regions, uneven regional development, migration, perception and images of regions and cities, forecasting in human geography.

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E-mail:  k_mez@ukr.net

Tel.: - (044) 521-32-24

Postal adress - Ukraine,  Kyiv, MSP - 680, Acad. Glushkov avenue, 2, Geographical Faculty