Academic position

2006 –  Junior Researcher, Department of Linguistic Typology, Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia.

2011 -  Researcher, Department of Linguistic Typology, Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia.

April 2015 up to date - Senior Researcher, Department of Linguistic Typology, Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Education

September 2000 – August 2004: Department of Iranian Studies, Faculty of Oriental Studies of the Saint Petersburg State University,Russia. Main subjects: Persian literature, History of Persia, Historical grammar of Old and Middle Iranian languages, Persian, Dari, Pashtu, Arabic, English. The degree obtained – BA in Oriental studies.

September 2004 – July 2006: Department of Iranian Studies, Faculty of Oriental Studies of the Saint Petersburg State University,Russia. Main subjects: General Linguistics, Analytic Philosophy, Historical grammar of Old and Middle Iranian languages, Persian, Kurdish, Tajik, English, French. The degree obtained – MA in Linguistics.

November 2006 – November 2009: Postgraduate study at the Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint Petersburg, Russia) in Linguistic typology.

2011 – PhD in Linguistic Typology, Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, St.Petersburg, Russia.

 

Study and Research Abroad

August 2004:TabaTabayiUniversity, Teheran (Iran); study of Persian language and literature

August 2010: Summer School New Western Iranian and Early Judaeo-Persian Dialectoloty, UniversitätHamburg, Asien-Afrika-Institut.


Linguistic fieldwork

2004-2006 – Agyghe language (Northwest Caucasian), Khakurinokhabl village,  Republic of Adygea, Russia. Russian State University for the Humanities linguistic field trips.

2006-2013 – Ossetic language and it's main dialects; organising of regular linguistic field trips to different parts of Republic of North Ossetia-Alania: Vladikavkaz, Alagir, Gizel, Dargarv, Fazikau, Matsuta, Zadalessk, Nar, Dzinaga, Galiat, Axsau, Maxchesk, Vakats, Stur-Digora, Kamunta, Dunta.

Grants

  • Russian Foundation for the Humanities

РГНФ № 07-04-18013е "Современный осетинский язык: аспекты грамматики, лексика, этнолингвистика" [Modern Ossetic language: grammar, lexicology, ethnolinguistics], 2007. Project leader – Ivan Steblin-Kamensky.

РГНФ № 08-04-18019е "Лингвистическая экспедиция в сельские районы Северной Осетии" [A field trip to rural areas of North Ossetia], 2008. Project leader – Arseniy Vydrin.

РГНФ № 08-04-95371и/Мл "Стажировка в Северо-Осетинском государственном университете г. Владикавказа" [A practical training in North Ossetian State University, Vladikavkaz], 2008. Project leader  – Arseniy Vydrin.

РГНФ № 09-04-00168а "Исследование модальной системы осетинского языка и его основных диалектов" [A study of the modal system of Ossetic and its main dialects], 2009–2010. Project leader – Arseniy Vydrin.

РГНФ № 13-04-00342, "Подготовка к публикации типологически ориентированной грамматики осетинского литературного языка" [Typollogically oriented grammar of the Ossetic language], 2013–2015. Project leader – Julia Mazurova.

  • Russian Foundation for Basic Research

РФФИ № 11-06-00512-а "Разработка электронного корпуса литературного осетинского языка" [The development of a digital corpus of literary Ossetic], 2011–2013. Project leader – Michael Daniel.

  • Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences

"Корпус литературного осетинского языка" [A corpus of literary Ossetic], program "Corpus linguistics", 2011–2014. Project leader – Arseniy Vydrin.

"Корпус устных текстов на диалектах осетинского языка" [A corpus of spoken texts in dialects of Iron Ossetic], program "Corpus linguistics", 2011–2014. Project leader – Julia Mazurova.

  • Russian Institute for Advanced Study in Humanities and Technology, Moscow

"Some aspects of the Ossetic verb - a corpus-based study", 2013, грант для проведения научно-исследовательских работ сроком до 3 месяцев на базе Института перспективных гуманитарных исследований и технологий МГГУ имени М.А. Шолохова. Project leader – Arseniy Vydrin.

  • Fellowship of the President of the Russian Federation

Грант Президента Российской Федерации для государственной поддержки молодых российских ученых - кандидатов наук МК-1920.2014.6 "Осетинский глагол: сопоставительно-типологическое исследование", [Ossetic verb: typological and comparative study] 2014–2015. Project leader – Arseniy Vydrin.

  • Russian Science Foundation

 РНФ № 14-18-03406. "Грамматические категории в языках мира: иерархия и взаимодействие (типологический анализ)" [Grammatical Categories in World Languages: Hierarchy and Interaction (a Typological Analysis)], 2014-2016. Project leader – Prof. V. Xrakovskij.