Sofiia is a graduate student at the Philosophy Department of the University of Edinburgh. She received her Hon. B.Sc. in 2017 from the University of Toronto where she majored in Linguistics and Mathematics.

Sofiia’s primary research interests are language-related cognitive processes, figurative speech, non-compositional meaning, categorization and concept-formation. After completing her degree, Sofiia intends to pursue doctoral studies and continue her career as a researcher in cognitive science. Outside of academia, her interests include rock climbing, modernist literature, snowboarding and aviation.

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