Sociologist of culture, professor associate (docent) of V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. Specialist on socio-cultural identity in the post-soviet space, the perception of the Other in a multicultural society, gender-sensitive education, sociology of mass media.
Author of the books "The native, the strange, the different: sociocultural perspective of perception of the Other” (Kharkov, 2012), "Seeing, Thinking, Discerning: Sociocultural Theory of Perception. Monograph"(Kharkov, 2010).
(&Єлєна Ґапова) Гола свобода і тіла на драбині 2011/3-4 (161-162)