Iryna Scryl

Iryna Scryl  – PhD in Geography, Assistant Professor.

She was born on June 27, 1965 in Kharkiv. In 1987 she graduated from the Faculty of Geology and Geography, Kharkov State University A. Gorky. Since 1990, she has been working as head of the department of local history in the Kharkov Regional Station of Young Tourists. Since 2008 she has been working as a senior lecturer, assistant professor of the Department of Human Geography and Regional Studies. In 2009 she was awarded the sign "Rusova." In 2011 she defended the thesis on "Socio-geographic features of tourism and recreational activities in the regional social and geographical system (illustrated by Kharkiv region)."


She teaches courses:

Geography of services and tourism industry

Recreational geography with basics of excursion studies

Workshop: Fundamentals of local studies and tourism work



Research interests: excursions, recreational geography, regional sightseeing activities, organization of Youth Tourism.

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Tel.: +38 (057) 392-14-82



Postal adress: 61091, Ukraine, Kharkiv, Tankopiya street, 15/2, Kharkov Regional Station of Young Tourists