Doctor of Legal Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Execution Law.
Doctor of Law, Professor, Head of the Department of Criminology and Penitentiary Law Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University. The Head of the Sector of Crime Research and its Causes Аcademician Stashis Scientific Research Institute for the Study of Crime Problems National Ukrainian Academy of Law Sciences, also served as a member of the Research аdvisory Council at the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine and the Criminological Bureau of the National Academy of Law Sciences of Ukraine. Laureate of Young Researchers Scholarship from the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (2010). Currently holds the position of the Head of Department of Criminology and Penitentiary Law at Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University. Dr. Golovkin has authored over 140 scientific publications (monographs, textbooks, scientific articles, conference theses). His major projects are as follows: development of the National Drug Control Strategy 2020, supervision of the core team in the framework of theoretical topics “Crime in the Energy Industry of Ukraine”, “Criminal Victimization of the Population” at Academician V. V. Stashis National Research Institute for the Study of Crime Problems. Currently, his research interests are the economic crime, the phenomenon of corruption and related crime, victimology.