Participation in network "Theriological school":
participant of all Ukrainian teriological workshops since 2006, incl.
XIII Therioshkola (Kamjanets-Podilsky, 2006), XIV Therioshkola (Chornobyl,
2007), XV Therioshkola (Kaniv, 2008); XVI Therioshkola (Selezivka, 2009),
XVII Therioshkola (Shatsk, 2010);
member of organizing committees of four (XIV–XVII) workshops "Therioshkola";
participant and member of organizing committee of workshop "Bats
and man: natural protected and epidemiological aspects" (Puscha-Vodytsia,
editor and one of authors of three volumes of the "Proceedings
of Theriological School": issue 7 "Mammal
fauna of Eastern Ukraine" (in memory of Olexandr Kondratenko),
issue 9 "Rare theriofauna
and its conservation", issue 10 "Diversity
of mammals: monitoring and diagnostics".
Author of two pages of this web-site: "medical
mammalogy" (ukr., in chapter "library", since 2008)
and "biology of underground
mammals" (ukr., in chapter "our fauna", since 2010,
with I. Zagorodniuk).
Field of scientific interests:
mammal ecology, medical mammalogy, feral herd infections (incl. rabies),
biology of underground rodents, rarity fauna and distribution of rare
mammal species in the east of Ukraine.
Current scientific investigations:
ecology of burrowing mammals in the east of Ukraine, census of underground
mammals by their soil-excavation activity, mapping of settlements of
underground mammals and their dynamics in space and time, peculiarities
of biology of Donets population of northern mole-vole (Ellobius
talpinus); biology and variability of mole-rats (Spalacidae).
1994 — Diploma work "Analysis of the incidence of hepatitis A in
the Lutugine district of the Lugansk province", specialty "hygiene,
sanitation, and epidemiology" (Stakhaniv Medical School).
2007 — Master's thesis "Ecology of feral herd infections with participation
of mammals in the Luhansk province" in specialty "Ecology
and environment protection" (Luhansk National Pedagogical University).
2008 — beginning of dissertation investigation "Distribution, morphological
variation and ecology of mole-rat (Spalax) and vole-mole (Ellobius)
in the left-bank Ukraine (postgraduate studies at the National Museum
of Natural History, NASU, specialty 03-00-08 "zoology", supervisor:
prof. I.G. Emelyanov).
Current place of employment:
since 10.2007 to 08.2008 — coordinator of the Luhansk regional division
of the Junior Academy of Sciences of Ukraine;
since 09.2006 still now — volunteer in scientific theme of Laboratory
of Animal Ecology and Biogeography in the Luhansk National University
"Rarity fauna of the East of Ukraine" (part "Mammals");
since 09.2008 still now — specialist-ecologist in Administration of
the Luhansk National University.
authors of 22 articles and abstracts on various aspects of ecology of
mammals, including role of mammals in the functioning of natural focal
infections (2005–2007), distribution, variation and ecology of burrowing
mammals (2008–2010) (list of
publications with links to PDF).
Marina Korobchenko, P.O. Box 48, Luhansk–11, Luhansk, 91011, Ukraine.
Phone (cell): +38–(063)–1573921; +38–(096)–3027208; E-mail: email@example.com
Animal world — personal web-site of Igor Evstafiev,
"CORSAC" — Laboratory of Animal Ecology and Biogeography
of the Luhansk National University