Nicholas K. Kupensky

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Russian

Teaching this semester

RUS 2203. Intermediate Russian I

Alyssa Gillespie Nicholas Kupensky
Continuation of Russian 1101 and 1102. Emphasis on developing proficiencies in listening, speaking, reading, and writing and on vocabulary development. Builds upon the basic grammatical competencies acquired in first-year Russian and completes a thorough introduction to the case and verbal systems of the language. The course includes multimedia (video and audio) materials. Conversation hour with native speaker.



  • B.A., Bucknell
  • M. Phil., Yale
  • Ph.D., Yale