Valentina A. Maslova

Academic Title: Professor (1995)

Education and degrees

Doctor of Sciences, Philology (1992)

Belarusian State University (doctoral studies in General Linguistics (1989-1991)

Diploma: Kyrgyz State University, Philology, Teacher of Russian and Literature (1972)

Research interests

  • Text linguistics
  • Cognitive linguistics
  • Cultural linguistics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Linguopoetics


1995 – present          Professor, Masherov Vitebsk State University

1982 -1995 Associate Professor, Kirov Vitebsk State Pedagogical University

1972 – 1982    Teacher, Senior Teacher, Associate Professor, Osh State Pedagogical Institute

Scientific activity

Has developed a new direction – cultural linguistics, the concept of a linguopoetics has been created.

Supervision of seven Candidate dissertations, Master theses

Awards and medals

– Breastplate of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus “Vydatn_k adukayets і” (2009),

– Commendation from the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus (2005, 2009)