Faculty Profile

Olga Velikanova

Olga Velikanova

Title
Professor
Department
History
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, St. Petersburg State University, Russia, 1993.
Major: History
Dissertation Title: Lenin's Cult in the USSR

Current Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2020
HIST 4900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2020
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2020
HIST 5950.735, Master's Thesis, Fall 2019
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Fall 2019 Syllabus
HIST 6900.726, Special Problems, Fall 2019
HIST 4055.001, The Russian Empire from 1700 to 1917, Fall 2019 Syllabus

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 5950.712, Master's Thesis, Spring 2019
HIST 4061.001, Russian Cultural History of the 20th Century, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6940.735, Individual Research, Fall 2018
HIST 5950.735, Master's Thesis, Fall 2018
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6900.726, Special Problems, Fall 2018
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4061.001, Russian Cultural History of the 20th Century, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 5900.720, Special Problems, Spring 2018
HIST 6900.716, Special Problems, Spring 2018
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2017 SPOT
HIST 5040.791, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2017 SPOT
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6900.716, Special Problems, Spring 2017
HIST 6940.735, Individual Research, Fall 2016
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4900.734, Special Problems, Fall 2016
HIST 5040.002, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2016 SPOT
HIST 5040.792, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2016 SPOT
HIST 5900.707, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2016
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Summer 5W1 2016 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 6940.726, Individual Research, Spring 2016
HIST 5950.712, Master's Thesis, Spring 2016
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Fall 2015 SPOT
HIST 5900.715, Special Problems, Fall 2015
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Summer 3W1 2015 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2015 Syllabus
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2015
HIST 5900.807, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2014
HIST 4262.001, Topics in European History, Summer 3W1 2014 Syllabus
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2014 Syllabus
HIST 5950.752, Master's Thesis, Spring 2014
HIST 4055.001, The Russian Empire from 1700 to 1917, Spring 2014 Syllabus
HIST 5950.735, Master's Thesis, Fall 2013
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2013 Syllabus
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Fall 2013 Syllabus
HIST 5080.001, Seminar in Modern European History, Fall 2013
HIST 5950.735, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W1 2013
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2013 Syllabus
HIST 5950.752, Master's Thesis, Spring 2013
HIST 4900.735, Special Problems, Spring 2013
HIST 5950.735, Master's Thesis, Fall 2012
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2012 Syllabus
HIST 4060.001, Russia in the 20th and 21st Centuries, Fall 2012 Syllabus
HIST 5900.768, Special Problems, Fall 2012
HIST 6900.768, Special Problems, Fall 2012
HIST 4260.001, Topics in History, Summer 3W1 2012
HIST 4335.001, Age of Revolutions : Europe : 1700 1918, Spring 2012 Syllabus
HIST 5950.752, Master's Thesis, Spring 2012
HIST 4900.735, Special Problems, Spring 2012
HIST 6900.784, Special Problems, Spring 2012
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2012
HIST 4055.001, The Russian Empire from 1700 to 1917, Spring 2012 Syllabus
HIST 6940.735, Individual Research, Fall 2011
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2011 Syllabus
HIST 5900.768, Special Problems, Fall 2011
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Fall 2011 Syllabus
HIST 4951.702, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2011
HIST 6940.726, Individual Research, Spring 2011
HIST 5900.722, Special Problems, Spring 2011
HIST 5900.792, Special Problems, Spring 2011
HIST 6900.712, Special Problems, Spring 2011
HIST 4262.004, Topics in European History, Spring 2011 Syllabus
HIST 4262.005, Topics in European History, Spring 2011 Syllabus
HIST 4050.001, Russia from the 9th to the 19th Century, Fall 2010 Syllabus
HIST 5900.768, Special Problems, Fall 2010
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Fall 2010 Syllabus
HIST 4951.702, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2010
HIST 5900.722, Special Problems, Spring 2010
HIST 5040.003, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2010
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Spring 2010
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2010
HIST 6940.707, Individual Research, Fall 2009
HIST 4050.001, Russia to the Mid Nineteenth Century, Fall 2009
HIST 5900.705, Special Problems, Fall 2009
HIST 4262.004, Topics in European History, Fall 2009
HIST 6940.726, Individual Research, Spring 2009
HIST 5900.722, Special Problems, Spring 2009
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2009
HIST 4262.002, Topics in European History, Spring 2009
HIST 4262.003, Topics in European History, Spring 2009
HIST 4060.001, Russia from the Mid Nineteenth Century, Fall 2008
HIST 4050.001, Russia to the Mid Nineteenth Century, Fall 2008
HIST 4900.701, Special Problems, Fall 2008
HIST 5900.705, Special Problems, Fall 2008
HIST 5900.707, Special Problems, Fall 2008
HIST 4050.001, Russia to the Mid Nineteenth Century, Spring 2008
HIST 5900.722, Special Problems, Spring 2008
HIST 5040.004, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2008
HIST 4262.005, Topics in European History, Spring 2008
HIST 4060.001, Russia from the Mid Nineteenth Century, Fall 2007
HIST 5900.707, Special Problems, Fall 2007
HIST 4262.005, Topics in European History, Fall 2007

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

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  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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