• ABD (June 2015)
  • Master of Arts in Slavic Languages and Literatures (UCLA, May 2013)
  • Master of Arts in English (San José State University, August 2010)
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (San José State University, December 2001)


  • The evolution of a symbolist theater
  • Strategies of dramatization during Silver Age (Blok, Bely, Sologub, Andreev)
  • The avant-garde performance (Meyerhold, Tairov)


  • Teaching Assistant: Rus 1,2,3 (Elementary Russian)
  • Rus 100ABC (Literacy in Russian)
  • Slavic 90 (Introduction to Slavic Civilization)
  • Instructor: Russian for Heritage Learners (StarTalk)