Oleksandr "Alex" Tkachenko, Ph.D., OILS Associate Professor, was recently selected by the Human Resources Development International (HRDI) as a recipient of the Monica M. Lee Research Excellence Award for his 2022 article, "Regional Human Resource Development: The case of Southeast Asia and ASEAN" which was published in the Human Resource Development International. The article was published with Oliver S. Crocco, Ed.D., Assistant Professor of Leadership and Human Resource Development at Louisiana State University.
Tkachenko holds a doctorate in Human Resource Development with minor in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA. Before his PhD studies, he worked as a trainer, project manager, and consultant in the Netherlands and in Ukraine. Oleksandr received his master’s degree in Comparative and International Development Education from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities.
In OILS, Dr. Tkachenko teaches courses in Foundations of HRD & Instructional Technology, Team Development & Facilitation, Training Techniques, Consulting & Project Management, Leading Change, and Advanced Seminar on Organization Development and Consulting. His research interests include workplace learning, employee engagement, leadership development, and international HRD. Oleksandr published articles in such journals as Journal of Management & Organization, Human Resource Development Review, The Journal of Workplace Learning, and Human Resource Development International.