OLEH SHAROV

Director General of the Higher Education and Adult Education Directorate

OLEH SHAROV

Director General of the Higher Education and Adult Education Directorate

Biography

Born in 1968 in the city of Kiev.
After graduating with honors in 1991, the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv State University (specialty “Mathematics”) continued his postgraduate studies.
In different periods he worked as an assistant at the Department of Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship, deputy dean of the Faculty of Economics of Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv,
trainee researcher, engineer, engineer-programmer, junior researcher, researcher at the Institute of Cybernetics named after. VM Glushkov National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.
From 1998 to 2015 he worked as the head of the department, vice-rector for educational and teaching work, the first vice-rector of the university “University of Economics and Law” KROK “(Kyiv).
Since August 2015 he has been working at the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. Since November, 2015 – the director of the department of higher education, and since February 2018 – the director general of higher education and adult education.
Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (1995), specialty “Mathematical and software of computing machines and systems”, associate professor (2002).
Prize winner of the President of Ukraine for young scientists (2001).
In 1992-1994 – Chairman of the Council of Students and Postgraduates of the Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv. In 2002-2017 he was a member of the Board of the Ukrainian Association for the Development of Management and Business Education, in 2009-2010 and from 2017 he is a member of the National Team of Experts on Higher Education Reform.
Married, has a daughter and a son.