Vitaliy Timofiiv is a lecturer in the Department of History at UBC. He has also taught and researched at the universities of Winnipeg, Maine, Southern Maine, and Wisconsin. His PhD is from Kharkov State University, where he was a professor in the Department of History.
Vitaliy speaks English, French, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish and Spanish. He has taught courses in World Civilizations, Russian-American Comparative History, World History, International Cultural Relations, and the Culture of Trauma and Violence.