Iwane-Dshawachischwili-Staatsuniversität Tbilissi


Maia Maduashvili

Professor’s Assistant and Ph.D student of the Kartvelian Linguistics program at the Scientific-Research Institute of the Georgian Language at the Faculty of Humanities at the Tbilisi State University (TSU), Georgia.


Born 1984; Graduate the Faculty of Phililogy of the TSU, Georgian Language and Literature, BA (2005); Graduate the Faculty of Humanities of the TSU, Linguistics, MA (2007).


Major research interests: The History of the Georgian Literary Language, Georgian Dialectology, Language Documentation.


M. Maduashvili is a participant of several scientific projects: ‘Standardization Subprogram of the Georgian Language Program’, sponsored by Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia (2007); ‘Georgian National Corpus’, sponsored by VolkswagenStiftung Foundation (2012-2016);

 ‘Category of Negation in Kartvelian Languages’, sponsored by TSU (2015-2016).


M. Maduashvili has published an article: ‘Language Documentation and Endangered Languages’, Language and Culture’, 10 (2013): 50-55.