Education

  • PhD Candidate in Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy, UCLA Department of Slavic, East European and Eurasian Language and Cultures, 2017
  • MA in Slavic, East European and Eurasian Language and Cultures, UCLA, 2016
  • MA in Applied Linguistics, Taurida National University, Ukraine, 2005
  • BA in Russian Philology, Taurida National University, Ukraine, 2004

Research

  • Bilingual education
  • Heritage language teaching
  • Heritage language development and maintenance
  • Identities of heritage language speakers
  • Russian diaspora in the USA
  • Russian émigré literature

Courses

  • Russian 10
  • Russian 20
  • Russian 100A,B
  • Heritage Russian for High School Students