Daria Taradai

Daria Taradai
Senior Teaching Fellow


phone: +(38) 066-779-84-38

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Skype: darijcka


2002 – 2006 National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy” (NaUKMA), Department of Social Sciences and Social Technologies, Bachelor Degree in Political Science

2006 – 2008 National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy” (NaUKMA), Master Degree in Journalism

2008 Doctoral School of NaUKMA, PhD-Program “Mass Communications” (English language program)

2010 Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain), Department of Communication, PhD-program


2002 – 2004 Participant of the Project “School of Young Politician”

2004, July Summer University in Moldova, Vadul-lui-Voda, “Values of Christian Democrats”

2004, December Study Tours to Poland, Wroclaw

2005, July The participant of the International Conference “EU-Ukraine: perspectives of cooperation”, Krakow, Poland

2006, July Participant of The Visby Program Summer University, Sweden

2007, July European Journalism Institute, Prague, Czech Republic

2009, May International Scientific Conference “War and Peace Journalism”, Georgia, Tbilisi, topic of the report: “TV News Coverage of the 2008 South Ossetia war in Ukraine”

2009, May – June Internship in the Northwestern University (USA, Chicago), participation in the ICA conference

2009, September Participation in the II part of the MediaNext Program “New Media Communication”

2009, October Research trip to the University of Tartu, Estonia

2009, December Participation in the CRC session at the CEU, Budapest, Hungary

2010, April Participant of the Assembly of the World Movement for Democracy (Indonesia), Global winner of the international essay contest

2010, April International scientific conference “Science and Higher Education”, Zaporizhzhia

2010, May International scientific conference “World Standards of Modern Journalism”, Cherkassy

2010, July Workshop of the International Centre of Non-violent Conflict, Istanbul, Turkey

2010, October Conference “Public Service Broadcasting. A German-Ukrainian Exchange of Opinions”, Institute for Broadcasting Economics, Cologne, Germany

2010, November NCA conference in San Francisco, USA.



2005, January – September Internship in the Special Commission Ukraine – NATO of Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian Parliament)

2005 – September 2007 Editor, News Agency “Ukrainian News”

2007, September – 2007, December Reporter, News Agency “Ukrainian News”

2007 – till now Freelancer-interpreter (English)

2007, December – 2010, February Journalist in the department of international news, “5 channel”

2008, January – till now   Lecturer at the Mohyla School of Journalism, NaUKMA

2010, April – 2011, July    Correspondent/multimedia producer at the Ukrainian Section of BBC

2011, July – till now Senior Producer at the Ukrainian Section of BBC


2009 – Global winner of the Essay Contest of the World Youth Movement for Democracy (http://www.wymdonline.org/)

2010-2012 – Member of the Leadership Board of the World Youth Movement for Democracy (representative of Europe and Eurasia)


Ukrainian, Russian, English – fluent
French – upper-intermediate (DELF B2)

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