Rhythmic patterns in language acquisition, change and evolution. Cross-linguistic differences in the segmentation of a novel language. Vowel systems of Slavic languages.
Previous research experience in Russia (Moscow Academy of Humanities and Technology), United Kingdom (Bangor University, Ulster University), Italy (La Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati di Trieste) and Germany (Bielefeld University).
Ikerbasque Research Fellow at BCBL - Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language.
Doctor in Linguistics (Mathematical and Computations Linguistics and Phonetics), 2007, Moscow State Linguistic University.