An open lecture by professor of sociology from Japan

On February 19, 2018, on the initiative of sociologists of the Department of Law, Sociology and Political Science at the Ivan Franko State Pedagogical University in Drohobych, an English-language lecture by well-known professor of sociology and urban studies Shinji Iwanaga – professor of the Department of Sociology and Social Work, Department of Sociology, Meiji Gakuin University (Tokyo, Japan)), visiting professor of Sorbonne and Hamburg University.

In addition to our university, Professor Shinji Iwanaga has lectured at other Ukrainian universities: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukrainian Catholic University. The visiting professor conducted an open lecture for teachers and students of Ivan Franko University on “Globalization and its impact on local communities”.

After the lecture, Professor Iwanaga talked to the teachers of the Department of Law, Sociology and Political Science, sociology students, got acquainted with the Faculty of Biology and Natural Sciences and its laboratories, as well as visited the Bruno Schulz Museum and made an excursion around the city.