Emelchenkova Elena N.

Head of the Department, Associate Professor

Емельченкова Е.Н.


  • St.Petersburg
  • 199034
  • Universitetskaya emb., Build. 11


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  • Russian,
  • Chinese,
  • English.


  • 2007-2011: PhD Programme in Asian and African Languages, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, SPbSU. PhD Thesis: “Actional classes of verbs in Chinesee” (2011, supervisor Prof. Vadim Kasevich).
  • 1999-2002: Undergraduate Programme in Law, Specialist Diploma, Faculty of Law, SPbSU.
  • 1995-1996: Chinese Language Programme, Capital Normal University, Beijing, PRC.
  • 1993-1999: Undergraduate Programme in Chinese Philology, Specialist Diploma of Honours,Faculty of Asian and African Studies, SPbSU.

Professional positions:

  • Since 2015: Associate Professor, Department of Chinese Philology, St.-Petersburg State University.
  • 2013-2015  Lecturer,  Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St.-Petersburg State University.
  • 2011-2013 - Assistant Lecturer,  Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St.-Petersburg State University.

Research interests:

  • Chinese Language, Chinese Grammar, Syntax, Lexicology&Lexicography, Genealogical and Typological classification of SEA languages, Corpus Linguistics, Chinese Corpora, Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language

 Courses taught:

  • Chinese grammar,
  • Chinese lexicology and lexicography,
  • Ethnolinguistics and Cultural Concepts in China,
  • Business Chinese,
  • General linguistics,
  • Syntax,
  • Customs Law of China.