Department of Modern Languages

The University of Mississippi

Russian Faculty

Donald L. Dyer

Professor of Russian and Linguistics and Associate Dean in the College of Liberal Arts
Ph.D., University of Chicago
Dr. Dyer’s research interests include the Russian, Bulgarian and Romanian languages, Slavic and Balkan Linguistics, languages in contact and Moldova.
Office: 204 Ventress Hall | 662-915-7778 | mldyer at olemiss.edu

Valentina Iepuri

Assistant Professor of Russian and Director of the Russian Language Program
Ph.D., Minsk State Linguistics University
Dr. Iepuri’s research interests include the Russian language in the post-Soviet period, languages in contact and language pedagogy.
Office: E-210B Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7715 | vbiepuri at olemiss.edu

Ekaterina Kolshenskaya

Teaching Assistant in Russian
M.A., Volgograd State Pedagogical University
Office: E-210B Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7715 | eskolshe at go.olemiss.edu

Ala Simonchyk

Adjunct Instructor of Russian
Ph.D., Indiana University
Office: E-210B Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7715 |

Iuliia Rychkova

Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Russian
Office: E-210B Bondurant Hall | 662-915-7715 |