TSI team and students congratulate female colleagues and students on International Women’s Day!
Transport and Telecommunication Institute is one of the few higher education institutions where academic and administrative staff includes many talented women – unique specialists in their field, professionals and beauties.
Continue to give others the beauty of your wisdom and inspire aspiring girls- specialists to new achievements with your experience!
Congratulations on March 8!
In honor of the holiday, we invite you to get acquainted with quotes and opinions of our female professors and alumni on thematter of the role of women in the fields of STEM, IT and aviation.
“IT is a very promising and interesting area that needs good specialists – both men and women.” – assoc. prof., Dr. sc. ing., Nadezda Spiridovska, coordinator of the “Double Degree in Computer Science: Artificial Intelligence” programme
“I want a job where I can both think and have hands- on experience, so I fix planes.” – Ksenia Matveeva, a graduate of the aviation engineering programme, aircraft mechanic.
“Even beauty salons need IT support!” – professor, Dr.sc.ing. Irina Pticina, Vice-rector for Student Affairs.
“Aviation is not just about male pilots and female flight attendants. There are many more opportunities and professions in aviation! [..] Today’s modern world has made adjustments to many routines, stereotypes and opinions, and more and more women are choosing professions that were earlier considered masculine.” – assoc. professor, Dr. sc. ing. Monta Aleksandra Lacane, director of the “Aviation Engineering” programme.
“Women are underrepresented in all fields of transport and at all levels of decision-making[..] the statistics are enough to understand that there is an urgent need for female specialists in the field of STEM.” – professor, Dr. sc. ing. Irina Yatskiv, Chairwoman of the Board, Chief Executive Director.