In 2015 Ilia Uchitel graduated from Saint Petersburg State University at the Department of General Linguistics with majors in Yiddish and Slavistics. In 2018 he completed his master's degree at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow at the School of Linguistics.
In 2014-2018 he also worked as a school and university teacher of English.
Currently, Ilia Uchitel is employed as a research assistant at the University of Jena.
His interests include Yiddish and Ukrainian language dialectology, Corpus linguistics and historical newspapers digitization.
University of JenaInterests –
Slavic studies; Ukrainian language; Yiddish language; Comparative linguistics; Diachronic studies; Computational linguistics; Corpus linguistics; Digitization of the historical press