Russia

Russian Academy of Sciences

Prof. Dr. Andrey N. Sobolev (local co-ordinator)

Andrey N. Sobolev is a senior researcher at the Institute for Lingustic Research of the Russian Academy of sciences in Saint Petersburg.

Anastasia Makarova is a resercher at the Institute for Lingustic Research of the Russian Academy of sciences in Saint Petersburg, and a post-doc at the Department of Slavic Studies of the University of Zurich.

Daria Konior is a junior research fellow at the Institute for Linguistic Research of the Russian Academy of sciences in Saint Petersburg. She graduated from St. Petersburg State University in 2013, with bachelor’s and master’s degree in Romanian and Balkan linguistics. Her PhD thesis focuses on the linguistic code of South Slavic (Krashovani) and Romanian (Banat) traditional wedding. Daria Konior’s main research interests are anthropological linguistics, contact linguistics, lexicology, field research, general Balkan studies, research on traditional wedding, Serbian dialectology, Romanian dialectology, cognitive linguistics, and discourse analysis.