Liza is a linguist, she studies theoretical and applied linguistics at Lomonosov Moscow State University. She is interested in typology, Slavic languages, field linguistics and experimental methods. She trains children to participate in Russian language olympiads. Liza really likes science in general and linguistics in particular and will be glad to interest others! In addition she likes to photograph and to travel, she is interested in cinema and documentary theater. She will be in IRS for the first time.