Rostyslav Paranko
Project PositionParticipant
Current PositionSenior lecturer
Birth Date0000-00-00
User GroupParticipants
MA  Central European University  Department of Medieval Studies  1999-2000
PhD  Central European University  Department of Medieval Studies  2001-2004

Professional Experiense:
start dateend dateinstitutionposition
2004until nowUkrainian Catholic UniversitySenior lecturer
20002001Lviv Theological AcademyLecturer


Personal Courses:

Depiction of a Ruler in Mediaeval Biography: Einhard, “Life of Charlemagne”

Late Byzantine latinophrones and their contribution to political and cultural relations between Byzantium and the West: the Case of Demetrius Cydones

Nature as an Allegory in the Mediaeval Bestiaries

Mediaeval exempla

Theological treatises of Boethius

Motivation in Favour of Church Union in the Milieu of the Fourteenth-Century Byzantine Intellectuals: the Case of Barlaam of Calabria

Medieval Historiography of the First Crusade: the Case of Gesta Francorum

Research Interests and Projects:
Intellectual life in the Middle Ages; intellectual and Church relations between Byzantium and the West

Selected Publication:


Ростислав Паранько. Візантійський інтелектуал XIV ст. на перехресті богослов’я і політики: «Перша апологія» Димитрія Кидоніса (A Byzantine Intellectual of the 14th Century at the Crossroads of Theology and Politics: “First Apology” by Demetrius Cydones) // Наукові записки Українського католицького університету 2 (1010) 229-285.

Rostyslav Paranko. Standards of Living, Order, and Prestige: Public Facilities in Early Fifteenth-Century Lviv (Lemberg) // Medium Aevum Quotidianum 42 (2000) 7-51.