D.Sc. in Philology


Head of the Department of Russian Literature


Ph.D. Thesis: Dostoevsky's Novel The Brothers Karamazov and Their Relation with Folk Poetical Thinking (1980)


Dr.Hab Thesis: National and Religious elements in Fyodor Dostoevsky's Works: the Question on Etnoconfessional Synthesis (1997)


Research interests: History of 19th-Century Russian Literature, Fyodor Dostoevsky's Life and Works.


Professional services: 

Organization of International and Regional conferences on Sergey T. Aksakov's work.


Distinctions and Awards:

Honorary employee of the Russian higher education system.


Selected Works



- Natsional'noe i religioznoe v tvorchestve F.M. Dostoevskogo: problema etnokonfessional'nogo sinteza [National and Religious Elements in Fyodor Dostoevsky's Works: the Question on Etnoconfessional Synthesis]. Ufa, 1997. 197 p. In Russ.

Malaia proza F.M. Dostoevskogo: printsip emblemy [Dostoevsky's Minor Prose: the Principle of the Emblem]. Ufa, 2012, 144 p. In Russ.


Scopus, Web of Science

- "Evangel'skii tekst v russkoi literature i Dostoevskii: itogi i perspektivy izucheniia" ["The Evangelical Text in Russian Literature and Dostoevsky: Results and Perspective of Research"]. Problemy istoricheskoi poetiki, vol. 18, no. 4, 2020, pp. 186-208. In Russ.

- "'Chervonnyi balet' A.T. Neofitov iz okruzheniia F.M. Dostoevskii" ["A.T. Neofitov's 'Jack of Hearts' from the Environment of F.M. Dostoevsky"]. Neizvestnyi Dostoevskii, no. 1, 2020, pp. 156-167. In Russ.

- "Fabula bogatyrskogo protivoborstva v russkoi slovestnosti: ot 'Skazania o Mamaevom poboishche' do 'Sud'by cheloveka' M.A. Sholokhova" ["The Plot of the Heroic Confrontation in Russian Literature: from 'The Legend of the Mamaev Massacre' to 'The Fate of Man' by M. A. Sholokhov"]. Problemy istoricheskoi poetiki, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 47-60. In Russ.

- "Epistoliarii F.M. Dostoevskogo perioda katorgi i ssylki: kod spaseniia" ["Fyodor Dostoevsky's Correspondance during the Hard Works and in Exile: Code of Salvation"]. Filologicheskii klass, no. 1 (55), 2019, pp. 23-27. In Russ.

- "Motiv 'rokovogo nasledstva' v romane F.M. Dostoevskogo 'Idiot': real'nyi, mifopoeticheskii i istoriko-literaturnyi kommentarii" ["The Motiv of 'Fatal Heritage' in Dostoevsky's Novel The Idiot: Real, Mithopoetical, Historical and Literary Commentary"]. Problemy istoricheskoi poetiki, vol. 17, no. 3, 2019, pp. 106-128. In Russ.

- "Nravstvennye i iuridicheskie aspekty 'kumaninskogo dela'" ["Moral and Juridical Aspects of the 'Kumanin Case'"]. Neizvestnyi Dostoevskii, no. 1, 2019, pp. 46-68. In Russ.

- "'Delo o kumaninskom nasledstve' v zhizni i tvorchestve F.M. Dostoevskogo" ["'The Case of the Kumanin Heritage" in Dostoevsky's Life and Work"]. Neizvestnyi Dostoevskii, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 32-43. In Russ.