Iliana Stoilova, Assist. Prof., Ph.D
of Iliana Stoilova, PhD, 2nd rank Junior Researcher
Department of Modern Bulgarian Language
office address: Sofia 1113, ul. Shipchenski prohod, 52, bl. 17, Institute for Bulgarian Language – BAS, room 509
Tel. 02 979 29 54
Fiеlds of Scientific Interests:
grammar of modern standard Bulgarian; syntax; history of modern standard Bulgarian; standard language theory; language culture; language policy.
Education and Qualification:
1998 – 2003 Institute for Bulgarian Language, Department of Modern Bulgarian – PhD student
1991 – 1997 St.Kl. Ohridski Sofia University, Bulgarian Philology
1994 – 1997 St.Kl. Ohridski Sofia University, Polish Philology
2008 – present Institute for Bulgarian Language, 2nd rank Junior Researcher
2003 – 2008 Institute for Bulgarian Language, Research Assistant
Participation in Scientific Projects for the last 10 years:
Language Culture and Language Policy. Ongoing project of the Department of Modern Bulgarian. Head of the project: dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher
History of the Norms and Codification of Modern Standard Bulgarian (2007 – 2009). Head of the project: V. Murdarov, 1st rank Senior Researcher, Doctor of Scienes
Cyrillic – Latin. Linguistic Investigations and Recommendations (2005 – 2009). Additional funding by the Ministry of Education and Science. Head of the project: dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher
New Orthographic Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language. Second enlarged and revised edition. (2007 – 2008). dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher
Comprehendible Bulgaria – transliteration of Bulgarian proper names into Latin alphabet (2006 – 2008). Mutual project of the Institute for Modern Bulgarian and the Ministry of State Administration and Administrative Reform. Funded by the Ministry of State Administration and Administrative Reform. Head of the project: dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher
Increasing the knowledge and access to information of the officials in the state administration regarding their work with European legislation: precision and style (2008).
Bulgarian and Czech Language in the Context of the information society (2005 – 2007). Mutual project of the Institute for Modern Bulgarian Language and the Institute for Czech Language, Czech Academy of Sciences. Head of the project: dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher.
Questions. Electronic database of the Language Consultations Service. Ongoing project of the Department of Modern Bulgarian. Head of the project: dr. P. Kostadinova, 2nd rank Senior Researcher.
Establishing the national character of the modern standard Bulgarian ХІХ – ХХ century. (2004 – 2006). Head of the project: dr. S. Zherev, 2nd rank Senior Researcher.
Expert and public activities:
answering enquiries at the Language Conslutations Service, Department of Modern Bulgarian Language
2004/ 2005 Bulgarian language and the academic essay, New Bulgarian University
2008/ 2009 Bulgarian language and the academic essay New Bulgarian University
2008/2009 Academic writing – profiled course for PhD students at the national Art Academy
Stoilova, I. Establishing syntactic norms during the Bulgarian Enlightenment. In: The Bulgarians, the Literacy, the Language ХІХ – ХХ век. Sofia: EMAS, 2008, 113-162.
Stoilova, I. Complex sentences with defining subordinate clause during the Bulgarian Enlightenment. In Българска реч, 2007, 2: 28-37.
Stoilova, I. On the use of some prepositions and prepositional words in complex sentences during the Bulgarian Enlightenment In: Scientific contributions in memory of professor Konstantin Popov, conference volume, Sofia, 29-30. Nov. 2007. Veliko Tarnovo: “Znak’94”. 2007, 197-205.