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).
Second language acquisition and language pedagogy, proficiency testing, and materials development.
Fall 2019 Courses
RUSS001 Elementary Russian I
RUSS402 Soviet Childhood