Valentina Ikonnikova

Valentina Ikonnikova

Valentina A. Ikonnikova is the Dean of the Department of Linguistics and Cross-Cultural Communication. She has a PhD (Doctoral research) in Linguistics and has been teaching ESL and giving lectures in English and Russian on theoretical aspects of language since 1998 (at universities since 2001, at MGIMO since 2016). Her research focuses on Anglo-American Legal Terms with the Cultural Component of Meaning, Lexicology (semantics), History of the English language, Terminology Science, Socio-cultural Linguistics, LSP.