Mykola Mushynka became Honorary Doctor of Ostroh Academy
October 03, 2012
Professor Mushynka, Dr.Sc. (Philology), Academician of the NAS of Ukraine was conferred the title of the Honorary Doctor of the National University of Ostroh Academy on 28 September for his distinguished contribution to the development of the national education, science, culture and spirituality.
Mr Mushynka is a Slovak folklorist of Rusyn (Ukrainian) origin and specialist in Ukrainian studies, and a foreign member of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences. He studies the folklore of the Lemkos in the countries of former Yugoslavia, Romania, Poland, Ukraine, Western Czech Republic and Moravia, and publishes his papers abroad.