Maria Alley

Senior Lecturer in Foreign Languages

Language Program Coordinator

Maria holds a doctorate in Slavic Linguistics from the Ohio State University.

She teaches Russian language and culture, and graduate reading and teaching methodology courses and supervises the work of Russian language instructors and teaching assistants. Maria also serves on the faculty of the Middlebury College Kathryn Wasserman Davis School of Russian. She co-authored a Russian language textbook Animation for Russian Conversation (Focus Publishing , 2008). 

Office Location

739 Williams Hall

Office Hours

T 12 - 1pm, W 2 - 3pm






Research Interests

Second language acquisition and language pedagogy, proficiency testing, and materials development.

Courses Taught

Spring 2022:

RUSS002/502 Elementary Russian II

RUSS312/512 Advanced Russian Conversation and Composition II