Administrative data

Surname: Paraska First name: Olga

Date of birth: 26 July 1983

Nationality: Ukrainian

Academic degree: Degree of Doctor of Technical Science (Dr. habil)

Position: Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Place of work: Khmelnytskyi National University, Instytutska Str. 11, Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine, 29016

Tel: (mob.) +380 678575353; E-mail: olgaparaska@khmnu.edu.ua

Education and Qualifications

2021 – Degree of Doctor of Technical Science (Dr. habil)

2021 – Field Work in University Research Institute of the Lublin Science and Technology and the IESF NGO “International Foundation for Scientists and Educators”, Lublin, Poland, 15 – 22 February 2021

2014 – Field Work in University of Technology and Life Sciences (Uniwersytet Technologiczno-Przyrodniczy) in Bydgoszcz, Poland, 1-6 March 2014

2012 – Degree of Docent of Chemistry (Associate Professor), speciality – Technology of textile materials, knitted and apparel garments

2009 – Degree of Candidate of Technical Science (Ph.D.)

2005 – Department of Chemical Technology graduate (diploma with honours), Khmelnytsky National University, Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine. Master of Chemical Engineering, profession: engineer – chemist – technologist.

Professional Educational Experience

 March 2018 – present

Head of Laboratory of Mineral Research, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

2010 – 2015, 2021 – present

Head of the young scientists’ society of Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

2020 –present

Visiting Professor Lodz University of Technology, Poland

2011 – 2021

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

2021 – present

Professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

Sixteen -year work as a Lecturer in Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. Supervisor of doctoral students and scientific work of students

January 2012 – December 2012

EU Project Coordinator, Institute of Technology, Design and Service, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

2005 – 2009

Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemical technology, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

Professional Scientific Experience and Grants

February 2019 – March 2020 Leader of Scientific Project “Development of compositions of environmentally friendly surfactants for aqua cleaning of car interiors” № 0119U101387

March 2015 – December 2015 Researcher of Joint Polish – Ukrainian Project “Environmental Innovation for Business. Specialized Laboratory for Complex Research of Natural Minerals in Khmelnytsky National University”, Grant of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of Poland in the framework of the program “Polish Aid for Development – 2015” (299900,00 zl) № 72/2015

January 2015 – December 2016 Leader of Scientific Project “Development of Technology and Equipment for Coating of Compositions on the Basis of Nanoparticles for Creation of Materials with New Properties”, Grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 0115U000227

January 2015 – December 2016 Researcher of Scientific Project “Development of Technology of Creation of Universal Sorbents on the Basis of natural mineral saponite”, Grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 0115U000228

January 2012 – 2015 Vice-Chief of Experimental Laboratory of Industrial Chemicals, Institute of Technology, Design and Service Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine

May 2012 – December 2012 Responsible Researcher of the Project “Development, Research and Application of Textile Chemicals in the Production of Cotton and Polyester Linens”, Grant № 0112U006191. Development of the technology and new textile chemicals on the basis of surfactants in the production of knitted linens on the factory “T-Style”, Rivne, Ukraine

2011 – 2012 Twice Grantee of Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) “The Eastern Partnership and the Europe 2020 Strategy” (2009, 2010)

2011 – 2012 Responsible Researcher of Scientific Project “Development of New Formulations of Compositions to Improve Technological Processing Efficiency of Textile Materials”, Grant of the Ministry of Education, Science, Youth and Sports of Ukraine № 0111U002297. Proven ability to lead scientific research project and work in staff. Development of the technology of treatment of textile materials: chemicals including nanoparticles, technological regulations, production quality control, estimation of environmental safety, sewage treatment.

2011 Participant of the project “EUROPE IN A SUITCASE 2011”

2006 – 2007 Leading Researcher of Scientific Project “Scientific Basis for Development of Effective Compositions of Treatment of Textile Materials”, Grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 0106U001005. Gained valuable scientific experience during the research on physical and chemical methods of investigation of properties and structure of substances and materials: spectroscopy, X-rays diffraction, thermal analysis and others. Obtained effective compositions based on surfactants and microemulsions for treatment of textile materials, laundering and dry-cleaning.


Member of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology

Member of the Scientific and Organizing Committees of:

  • Regional (September 2010) and Ukrainian (May 2011) Conferences “Modern Technologies in Light Industry and Service”, Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine;
  • International Scientific Conference “The session of the students scientific circles” (jury member 2010 – 2017) Crakow, Poland;
  • International Scientific and Technical Conference “IV Ukrainian-Polish Scientific Dialogue” (October 2011), Jaremche, Ukraine;
  • Organizing Committee Vice-Chairman of International Conference “Advanced Technologies in Textile Industry” (October 2012, 2020), Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine;
  • Organizing Committee Vice-Chairman of International Scientific and Technical Conference “V Ukrainian-Polish Scientific Dialogue” (October 2013-2021), Jaremche, Ukraine;
  • International Conference ‘Transformation of Science and Business in New Economic Reality” jury member (November 2021), Vilnius, Lithuania.

Preparation all informational materials, organization and holding conferences. Excellent managerial and communicative abilities.

Reviewer of the Scientific journals: «Tektilec» (Scopus), 2015 – present, «Journal of Industrial Textiles» 2013 – present, Herald of Khmelnytskyi National University 2015 – present.

Additional Skills

Computer skills: ChemOffice, Mathcad, Windows, MS Office, Internet

Languages: Ukraine and Russian (mother tongue), Polish – Upper Intermediate Level, English – Upper Intermediate Level

Driving licence: Full clean driving licence Category B (Ukraine)


2010 – 2021

Scientific Articles – 51, participation in Ukrainian and International Conferences including Switzerland, Germany, Poland, Turkey, Byelorussia, Portugal, Spain, Lithuania – 50, Licences for Inventions – 7.

List of publications 2015 – 2021 (selected)

  1. Paraska O., Karvan S., Rak T. Environmentally friendly surfactants for finishing textiles. VІI International R&D brokerage event in textiles and clothing, Bursa, Turkey, 27 – 29 May 2015. – 62;
  2. Paraska O., Karvan S., Rak T. Application of ecologically friendly surfactants in the finishing of textiles. 11 Joint International Conference. Lodz, Poland, 17 June, 2015. – P.
  3. Paraska O., Karvan S., Rak T. The use of natural minerals as sorbents for purification of the organic solvents”. Ecological innovation. Monograph: edited by O. Paraska, Radek, M. Bonek – 2015. – Poland, P. 236-247.
  4. Paraska O., Karvan S., Saribekova Yu., Bolibruh V., Chervonyuk The new polymeric coating for protective combat clothing. Innovations in Protective and E-textiles in Balance with Comfort and Ecology: Monograph, Ed. By Iwona Frydrych, Grazina Bartkowiak, & Maria Pavlowa. – Lodz, Poland, 2017. – P. 13 – 24.
  5. Radek N. Properties of the electro-spark deposited coatings modifieded via laser beams / Radek, M. Scendo, I. Pliszka, O. Paraska // Powder Metallurgy. – 2018. – № 5/6. – Р. 87-96.
  6. Matveitsova D. Developing compositions based on nanoparticles for final treatment of textile materials / D. Matveitsova, S. Karvan, O. Paraska // Eastern-European Journal of Enterprise Technologies. – 2016. – № 5 – Р. 19 – 25.
  7. Radek N. Spawanie laserowe stali niskowęglowej / Norbert Radek, Jozef Broncek, Peter Fabian, Augustin Sladek, Leczek Radziszewski, Olga Paraska // Technológ. Žilinská univerzita v Žiline. – – № 3. – Р. 23-28.
  8. Paraska O., Karvan S., Rak T., Kovalska V. Analysis of the efficiency of antimicrobialpreparations finishing of textiles. Actual problems of modern science: Monograph: ed. by Musial Janusz, Polishchuk Oleh, Sorokatyi Ruslan. – Bydgoszcz, 2017. – P. 218 – 228.
  9. Pliszka I. Surface improvement by WC-Cu electro-spark coatings with laser modification Pliszka, N. Radek, A. Gądek-Moszczak, P. Fabian, O. Paraska // Terotechnology 10th Conference on Terotechnology, 18-19 October 2017, Kielce, Poland. Edited by. A. Szczotok, Ja. Pietraszek, N. Radek. Published as part of the proceedings series Materials Research Proceedings Volume 5. 2018 – Р. 237 – 242.
  10. Paraska O., Rak T., Rotar D. Investigation of the antimicrobial action of the composition of environmentally friendly surfactants // Education and Science. – 2018. Vol. 2(25). – P. 67 – 75.
  11. Paraska О. The research on the effect of compositions of ecologically safe substances on the hygienic properties of textile products / O. Paraska, T. Rak, D. Rotar, N. Radek // Eastern-European Journal of Enterprise Technologies. – 2019. – № 1 – Р. 39 – 55.
  12. Innovative technologies and sustainability in textiles and apparel. Monograph: edited by Zakharkevich, N. Radek, O. Paraska – 2019. Poland. – 142 р.
  13. Advanced technologies in education, industry and the environment. Monograph: edited by Olga Paraska, Norbert Radek, Oleg Synyuk. Poland. – 2020. – 297 р.
  14. Hes, M. Manákova, O. Paraska. The effect of long time wear on thermal comfort properties of various parts of denim trousers. Journal of Textile Engineering & Fashion Technology – 2021. – Vol. 7, № 1 – Р. 12 – 14.
  15. Paraska, T. Ivanishena. Methodological bases of life cycle assessment of textile products cleaning technologies at the cleaning industry enterprises. International Scientific Conference Accounting, Audit, Analysis: Transformation of Science and Business in New Economic Reality. Vilnius, Lithuania, November 25-26, 2021 – P. 75-79.