Alexander Rusakov


  • Candidate of philological sciences (PhD, USSR, 1985)
  • Doctor of philological sciences (Russia, 2000)
  • chief researcher at the Institute for Linguistic Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences in St. Petersburg
  • Professor at St. Petersburg State University, Philological Faculty (Albanian linguistics, language contact, diachronic linguistics)

Research interests

  • Albanian language
  • Romani, Balkan languages
  • language contact
  • language history