Maria Guzikova, Head of Chair of Linguistics and International Communication in Foreign Languages, Director of the Department of International Relations, PhD in History, Director of Confucius Institute, at Ural Federal University.
Foreign Languages: English, German, French.
"Russia is not only source of oil, gas and water…It is a source of brains, innovation and creativity! And not only do we help our students to learn Russian as a foreign language, we are, in fact, inspiring and challenging them and expanding horizons for their future study and work. Every student of ours has an opportunity to be in a contact with the masterminds of Urals – leading professors of UrFU, has an access to the most modern and efficient learning materials and can practice their Russian language both in academic and informal environment".
Julia Filaretova, assistant of the Director of the Department of International Relations and the head of the Chair of Linguistics and International Communication in Foreign Languages.
Foreign languages: English, Italian.
“Russia is similar and Russia is diferrent. To know what is Russia takes few time and long time. Russia is immense. "Russsian Studies in Real Russia" gives you great opportunity to touch this immense greatness of Russian history, Russian culture, Russian language and Russian nature. Get to know Russia means to know all of Her corners: from the capital to towns and Russian villages. Get to know what is Real Russia!”
1997 - graduated from the Historical Faculty at the Ural State University
2011 – Doctor of history, thesis “Russian emigres in Cold War”
Lecturer at the Ural State (Federal) University:
1998-2003 – Teaching Assistant
2003-2012 – Associate Professor
since 2012 – Professor
Memberships at Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Australian History Association (AHA), Irish Association for Russian, Central and East European Studies (IARCEES).
2020 – Russian-Korean project on Diaspora Studies
2017-2019 – Russian-Hungarian project on “Homo Sovieticus”
2016 – Visiting Professor at Tehran University, Iran
2015-2017 –International project “East European Migrations during the Cold War”
2014- internship at Belgrade University, Serbia
2013 – internship at Center of East European Studies, Bremen University, Germany
2011 – Fulbright scholar at Kennan Institute, Washington, DC, USA
Created / Updated: 11 August 2015 / 12 May 2020
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