In 2007, according to the decision of the Academic Council of the International Humanitarian University, a new department was created - the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration, which became part of the Institute of National and International Law.
The department provides teaching of fundamental and special legal disciplines for students of the Institute of International Law and Economics and Economics and Law College: "Constitutional Law", "Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries", "Administrative Law", "Administrative Procedural Law", "Administrative Proceedings in Ukraine", "Financial Law" "," Tax Law "," Trial Accounting "," Local Finance ", etc.
The first head of the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration was Doctor of Law, Associate Professor Andriy Yosypovych Ivansky, later - Candidate of Law, Associate Professor Denis Volodymyrovych Kravtsov. Since April 2016 the department is headed by Doctor of Law, associate professor Alla Stanislavovna Nesterenko.
The Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration is intended to facilitate the training of highly skilled staff of modern lawyers, experienced specialists in constitutional, administrative, financial, tax and banking law, which are widely sought after by large, medium and small business organizations, non-profit organizations, higher educational institutions, and state structures.
There is a scientific student circle at the department that helps students take their first steps in research of Constitutional, Administrative and Financial Law.
The results of scientific research of the department are contained in a series of scientific articles published in national and foreign journals and collections which are kept in the leading libraries of Ukraine. During 2016-2017, the department had two collective monographs published: "Public Policy Principles of State Policy in Ukraine: problems of theory and legal regulation" (2016) and "The process of modernization of the system of public administration: constitutional, administrative and financial aspects" (2017); Textbook "Judicial Accounting"; Methodological guides for courses: "Administrative Law", "Constitutional Law of Ukraine", "Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries", "Tax Law" and "Methodological Recommendations for Writing Theses for Bachelors and Masters on Specialty 081 Law". The All-Ukrainian Scientific and Practical Conference "Legal Dimension of Constitutional, Administrative and Financial Jurisdiction in the Conditions of the European Paradigm of Ukraine" was held, its materials were published
The teaching staff of department includes:
- 1 Doctor of Law - Nesterenko Alla Stanislavovna;
- 4 candidates of Law:
Berezovska Svetlana Vitaliivna;
Ignatenko Vitaly Ivanovich;
Golovchenko Mykola Feliksovych;
Kachuriner Victoria Lvivna.
Nesterenko Alla Stanislavovna - graduated from Odesa State Law Academy in 1998. In the same year she entered the postgraduate study at Odessa State Law Academy. In 2004 she defended a thesis for a Candidate degree in law sciences on the topic: "Legal principles of formation and use of local financial resources in Ukraine". In 2007 she became Associate Professor of the Department of Administrative and Financial Law. In 2015 she defended her doctoral dissertation "Financial System of Ukraine: Legal Characteristics and Legislative Regulation". In 2016 she was appointed Head of the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration of the Institute of National and International Law of the International Humanitarian University. Nowadays she teaches the cycle of financial and legal disciplines. She is the author of more than 80 scientific publications.
Berezovska Svetlana Vitalievna is Candidate of Law, Associate Professor. In 2011she graduated with honors from the master’s department at the Judicial and Administrative Faculty of the National University "Odessa Law Academy" (OUA). In October of 2011 she became a postgraduate student of the Department of Administrative and Financial Law of OU "OYA", and in 2012 she was appointed an assistant of the same department. In July 2014, she defended a dissertation for a Candidate degree in law on the topic: "Legal regulation of financial activities of local self-government bodies". From September, 2015 she was transferred from the post of assistant of the department of administrative and financial law of OU "OYA" to the post of assistant professor of the same department. In September 2016, she was appointed Associate Professor of the Department of Constitutional Law and State Administration of the Institute of National and International Law of the International Humanitarian University. She teaches a series of financial, legal and administrative disciplines. She is the author of more than 45 scientific publications.
Ignatenko Vitaliy Ivanovich - Candidate of Law, Associate Professor. In 2000 he graduated from Odessa Institute of Internal Affairs. In 2005 he defended a dissertation for the degree of a candidate of law on the topic: "Organizational and legal issues of the duty of the regular sections of the city council of internal affairs". In 2006 he was appointed Associate Professor of the Department of Administrative Law and Administrative Activity of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Since 2008 he has been working as Associate Professor of the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration of the Institute of National and International Law of the International Humanitarian University. He teaches the cycle of administrative-legal disciplines. He is the author of more than 30 scientific publications.
Golovchenko Mykola Feliksovych - Candidate of Legal Sciences, lecturer of the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration. In the year of 2011 he graduated with honors from Odessa State University of Internal Affairs, specializing in Jurisprudence. In 2015 he defended his Ph.D. thesis in specialty 12.00.01 - Theory and History of State and Law; The history of political and legal studies on the topic: "The Cultural Function of the Contemporary State". He teaches constitutional and administrative law. The sphere of his scientific interests is the legal and organizational cultural policy supplying of the modern Ukrainian state. He is the author of more than 30 scientific works.
Kachuriner Viktoriya Lvovna - Candidate of Legal Sciences, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Constitutional Law and Public Administration. In 2011, she graduated from the International Humanitarian University and received a Master's degree with honors in "Lawyer-Internationalist" qualification. In the same year she entered the postgraduate study at the National University "Odessa Law Academy". The theme of the dissertation study in specialty 12.00.11 - international law "Legal regulation of environmental policy of the European Union in manufacturing" was defended in 2016. She teaches the cycle of constitutional and legal disciplines. She is the author of more than 45 scientific publications, 9 of which are in scientific periodicals.