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Doctoral Research Fellow

Petrunina, Uliana

Doctoral Research Fellow
Department of Language and Culture

Job description:

PhD Candidate in Langauge Technology and Russian Linguistics

Research interests

  • Computational linguistics
  • Morphosyntax
  • Language technology
  • Corpus linguistcs
  • Slavic linguistics
  • Lexical semantics
  • Language variation and change



2002 – 2007 MA in Philology of foreign languages, Udmurt State University (Izhevsk, Russia)

2010 – 2013 Research MA in English Linguistics, Paris Diderot - Paris VII University (Paris, France)

2013 – 2014 MA in Linguistic Engineering, Paris III - Sorbonne-Nouvelle University (Paris, France)

Research stays

October - November 2017 Institute for Linguistic Studies (St. Petersburg, Russia)

February - July 2018 University of Helsinki (Helsinki, Finland)

September - October 2018 Saint-Petersburg State University/Higher School of Economics (St. Petersburg, Moscow, Russia)


September - December 2018 Development of lexical minimum for learners of Russian, Higher School of Economics (Moscow, Russia)


Fall 2016

RUS-0100: Russisk grunnkurs 1

RUS-1025-1: Russisk grammatikk og tekstarbeid


Spring 2017: Praktisk russisk





Fall 2017: Praktisk russisk




Spring 2019: Praktisk russisk


Publications in CRIStin

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Ambiguity of participles in Russian and its resolution using constraint grammar rules and weights. Research seminar in language technology 2018-02-15 - 2018-02-15 2018.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Ambiguity of Russian participles on word/context levels and use of frequency for its resolution. Workshop on Ambiguity: Perspectives on Representation and Resolution (ARR) 2018-08-06 - 2018-08-10 2018.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Ambiguity of participles in Russian and ways of its resolution based on corpus frequency. Seminar in Russian linguistics 2018-03-15 - 2018-03-15 2018.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Ambiguity of participles in Russian and ways of its resolution based on corpus frequency of their lemmas. Seminar in linguistics 2017-11-10 - 2017-11-10 2017.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Some prosodic features of checking and yes-no questions in African American English. PAC 2015: variation, change and spoken corpora 2015-04-09 - 2015-04-13 2015.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Tense-aspect markers of African American English, Hiberno-English and Jamaican Creole: A comparative analysis. SNUGLS 2013 (Sorbonne-Nouvelle University Graduate Linguistics Symposium) 2013-04-13 - 2013-04-13 2013.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Tense Aspect Markers of African-American English, Hiberno-English and Jamaican Creole: A Comparative Analysis. La Journée M2 Recherche 2013-05-16 - 2013-05-16 2013.

  • Petrunina, Uliana. Phonetic features of Middle English. Lingusitics student conference 2005-05-05 - 2005-05-07 2005.