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Dr. Kirill Kozhanov


  • 2016  — Dr., Institute of Slavic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences ("Balto-Slavic areal contacts in verbal prefixation", supervisor Dr. Peter Arkadiev) in Historical-Comparative,  Contrastive and Typological Linguistics
  • 2010 — Diploma in Russian lingsuitics and literature, Lomonosov Moscow State University 
E-mail: kozhanov(et)

Professional assignments

  • Post-doc (Wissenschaftliger Mitarbeiter) at Potsdam University, Department of Slavic Studies (since April 2022)
  • Post-doc in Romani studies, Center for Baltic and East European Studies, Södertörn University (Stockholm) (2019–2022)
  • Research fellow (mokslo darbuotojas), Project "The Baltic Verb: Grams, Categories, Domains" (Project leader prof. Axel Holvoet) Vilnius University (2018–2021)
  • Research fellow (научный сотрудник), Institute for Slavic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (2013–2019)


Forthcoming articles 

  • Björn Wiemer, Kirill Kozhanov. Baltic languages and Slavic. In: Marc L. Greenberg (ed.) Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online. Brill.
  • Björn Wiemer, Kirill Kozhanov. Language contact in Lithuania. In: Jeroen Darquennes, Joe Salmons,  Wim Vandenbussche (eds.) Language contact: An international handbook. Volume 2. De Gruyter.

Published articles

Editorial work