Kostiantyn Niemets – Doctor of Geographical Sciences, Professor, Professor of the Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies, Faculty of Geology, Geography, Recreation and Tourism, Excellent Teacher of Ukraine, Honored Professor of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.
He was born on January 16, 1948 in Gorodnitsa village of Zhytomyr region. In 1965 he graduated from the Faculty of Geology and Geography of A.M. Gorky Kharkov State University. In 2006 he defended his doctoral thesis on "Social and geographic bases of information development of social and geographical systems". From 1995 to 2010 he was being a Dean of Faculty of Geology and Geography; from 1995 to 2011 - Head of the department of hydrogeology.
He teaches courses:
Information geography and GIS
Theory and Methodology of geographical sciences
Spatial and systems analysis in human geography
Statistical methods and processing of geoinformation
Naturalistic picture of the world
Industrial Practice (Masters)
Research interests: theory and methodology of geography, informational geography, system analysis in human geography, modelling and programming, geodata processing, tourism and recreation resources research methodology, monitoring and territorial management
Tel.: +38 (057) 705-40-64, +38 (057) 707-52-74
Postal adress: Square Svobody, 4, room 3-62, Kharkiv, 61022, Ukraine