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Swetlana Anatoljewna Mengel

Swetlana Anatoljewna Mengel, German philologist. Recipient award for Excellent Studies, Lomonosow University, Moscow, 1978.


  • Mengel, Swetlana Anatoljewna was born on September 29, 1954 in Nikolajew, Ukraine. Arrived in Germany, 1980. Daughter of Anatolij Ivanovich Burdikow and Assia Jakovlevna Burdikowa.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Lomonosow University, Moscow, Russia, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, 1985. Doctor Habilitation, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, 1996.


    • Scientific assistant Humboldt University, Berlin, 1980—1986, assistant professor, 1986—1995. Professor for Russian Linguistics Martin Luther University, Halle, 1995—1997, professor Slavic Philology and Linguistics, since 1997. Managing director Institute for Slavic Studies Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany, 1998—2000.

      Member commission for word formation International Committee of Slavists, since 1996.


    • Author: Types of Correlations Between Substantives in Old Russian Language of XI-XIV Centuries, 1985, Ways of Development of the Word Formations Norm in East-Slavonic, 1997. Editor (with A. Richter): (series) Slavica Varia Halensia, since 1997. Editor: Slavic Word-Formation: Semantic and Kombination, 2002.


    Denomination: Russian Orthodox



    Old Greece culture, archaeology, opera, theater.


    • Married Bernd Erwin Mengel, March 6, 1980 (deceased May 24, 1987). Children: Nadja, Nora.
    • father: Anatolij Ivanovich Burdikow
    • mother: Assia Jakovlevna Burdikowa
    • spouse: Bernd Erwin Mengel
    • children: Nadja Mengel
    • Nora Mengel
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    Born September 29, 1954
    (age 63)
    • 1978
      Lomonosow University
    • 1996
      Humboldt University
    • 1980 - 1986
      Scientific assistant, Humboldt University
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1995 - 1997
      professor, for Russian Linguistics Martin Luther University
      Halle, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany