Leading Researcher, Section of Germanic languages
Employed at the Institute of Linguistics since 2003.
Was born on November 12 in 1971. In 1995, graduated from the Faculty of Foreign Languages of the Ulyanovsk Pedagogical State University. In 2001, enrolled in postgraduate courses at the Institute of Linguistics of RAS. Since 2005, works as a researcher at the Section of Germanic Languages. In 2005, defended a PhD thesis on the topic of "Structure, semantics, and functions of compound words and word-combinations in the Gothic Language (a comparative aspect)' in the field of 'Germanic Languages". Research interests include history of Germanic languages, textogenesis of minor folklore forms in the Germanic area, dialectology of the German language.
Currently is engaged in compiling a corpus of medical incantations in Low German within the period from XIX until the first half of XX centuries. The corpus includes detailed description of syntax, morphology, semantics, and typology (examples can be found here). In order to collect the material, a number of research trips to Germany were made from 2007 to 2010. In 2007, the trip to Marburg took 3 months (financial support was provided by DAAD). In April 2008 and September 2010, there were trips to the city of Rostock.
Preliminary results of the research were presented at conferences and round tables; in particular, at the International Congress "Language and Culture" (Moscow, Institute of Linguistics of RAS, September 30, 2007); at the Colloquium dedicated to linguistics and dialectology of the German language (Research Institute for studying German language at the University of Marburg, November 7, 2007); at the Third readings dedicated to the memory of Olga Selivestrova (Moscow, Moscow City University, 2008); at the International research conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Vladimir Admoni's birthday (Saint Petersburg, Institute for Linguistic Studies of RAS, November 9-13, 2009); at the Round Table "Magic of the Formula" (Moscow, Institute of Linguistics of RAS, 2009).
Author of more than 40 works.
- Gotskie imennye složenija i slovosočetanija. Opyt sopostavitel'nogo analiza [Gothic nominal composition and word-combinations. Based on comparative analysis] LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH. Saarbrücken, 2011 - 218 p.