Curriculum Vitae



The Ohio State University

MA in Educational Psychology

Master's Thesis: "The impact of Multi-User Virtual Environments on classroom social network structure"


St. Petersburg State University

BA in Linguistics and Cross-Cultural Communication

Professional Experience

2024 - now

User experience researcher (freelance)

Mexico / remote

2021 - now

Assistant professor

Akita International University (Japan / remote)

2022 - now

Academic Journal Editor

JALT | Akita International University (Japan / remote)

The Language Teacher 

Journal of Liberal Arts, Technology & Science

2022 - 2023

Conference manager

NPO The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT) (Japan / remote)

2020 - 2021

Research associate / Project Manager

The Crane Center for Early Childhood Research and Policy (Columbus, OH, USA)


Learning / volunteer coordinator

Multivarious (Columbus, OH, USA)

2016 - 2019

Graduate Teaching Assistant

The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH, USA)

2016 - 2020

Freelance translator & language teacher



Statistics & Research: user research (usability testing, card sorting, heuristic evaluation, interviews, competitive analysis, journey maps) ANOVA, ANCOVA, regression, Structural Equation Modeling, Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis, JASP, SPSS, R, Dedoose; qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methodologies, including research instrument creation (scales, surveys, interviews, protocols), validation, administration, analysis, interpretation, and write-up / presentations.

Education & Instructional Design: Google Classroom, Canvas, Google Workspace, Schoology, Flipgrid, Moodle, Quizlet, Kahoot, Kidblog.

Web Development & Programming: HTML5, CSS, Publii, Google Sites, Squarespace, Wix, Blogger, basic python, Unity 3D.

Video & Image editing: Moovly, Shotcut, Gimp, Canva.

Productivity & Collaboration: Trello, G Suite, Skype, Slack, Discord, HacknPlan, Zoom, Microsoft Teams.

Languages: Russian (native) | English (fluent) | Spanish (upper-intermediate) | Japanese (pre-intermediate)


2022 Kakenhi Early-Career Scientists grant (若手研究)

2019 Presidential Fellowship (The Ohio State University)

2018 Rogers Scholarship (The Ohio State University)

2017 Barr Scholarship (The Ohio State University)

2015 The Ohio State University Fellowship

2015 Susan Birchfield Scholarship

Professional Development

Service & Volunteering

2018 - now

Peer reviewer for Technology, Knowledge and Learning; The ASEE Computers in Education (CoED) Journal; The Asia-Pacific Education Researcher Journal; Computers & Education


Translator (English -> Russian) (United Nations Volunteers


Grant proposal writer (Kar Geno-Center for Hope, Kenya)


Mapper (Tanzania Development Trust; United Nations volunteering)