Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Arabic Studies, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St. Petersburg State University, Russia. Graduated from the St. Petersburg State University, Department of Arabic Studies. Studied in Cairo University (Egypt). Obtained her Ph.D. in Arabic linguistics in 2002. Her current research interests include Arabic Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, ICT in Arabic Teaching and Research, Islamic Studies. Published more than 100 papers on these subjects. She is the author of 6 textbooks and the editor of several books. Took part in the development of several online-courses and she is one of the authors of two certified inventions. She is a member of the editorial boards of some academic journals.