Head of Department is Shapoval Yuryi Hryhorovych. Academician of the Higher School of Ukraine, Doctor of Science in Philology, Professor. Professor of the Department of Theory and Methods of Journalistic Creativity.
The department is at the heart of information life of Academician Stepan Demianchuk International University of Economics and Humanities and its structural units, including faculties, departments, scientific, educational, sports, international activities and more.
The department provides teaching of disciplines of specialisations: work in the press and news agencies and journalistic work on television.
At the Department of Theory and Methods of Journalistic Creativity works Doctor of Sciences in Philology: Shapoval Yu.H., PhD in Social Communications Zoliak V. V., Smus A. H., Laureates of the Taras Shevchenko National Prize, Honoured Journalists of Ukraine: Midrihan P. P., Babinets A. I., Mazanyi V. S., Member of the Union of Photo Artists of Ukraine, from 2000 to 2004 – Chairman of the Rivne Regional Organization of the National Union of Photo Artists of Ukraine, Member of the Board of the National Union of Photo Artists of Ukraine, Honoured Artist of the International Federation of Photo Art (EFIAP), Member of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine, Member of the National Union of Local Lore, Ambassador of the Peace Kharvat O.M. and leading journalists of all-Ukrainian and regional media.