Nick Gossett
Office Hours

MW 9:00-10:00am, 11:00am-12:00pm, and by appointment.
Ph: (251) 461-1459
Nick Gossett
Assistant Professor

Research Interests

  • Russian Language
  • Russian History
  • Russian Culture
  • Slavic Linguistics
  • Translation Studies
  • Soviet/Russian Youth
  • Color Revolutions
  • Language Assessment: Formative and Summative
  • Applied Linguistics 



Ph.D. The University of Texas, Austin, 2013

Applied Linguistics/Pedagogy

M.A. University of Texas, Austin, 2008

Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies

B.A. University of South Alabama, 2006

History, Russian History and Language 




  • Introductory Russian (online and in-class)
  • Accelerated Introductory Russian
  • Intermediate Russian 
  • Intensive Second Year Russian
  • Intensive Third Year Russian
  • Russian Prose
  • Advanced Russian Composition
  • Advanced Russian Conversation
  • Practical Application of Russian
  • Russian Grammar in Use
  • Golden Age of Russian Literature
  • Introduction to Russia
  • Putin's Russia
  • The Power of the Powerless: Political Movements in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
  • Global Issues
  • World Languages
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Applied Linguistics