Larissa  Charny
Russian Tutor, Critical Languages Program
Howard College of Arts and Sciences
World Languages and Cultures
Office: University Library 
Phone: 205-726-2091

Larissa Charny was (like her husband, Vitaly) born in Minsk, Belarus. She holds a Master's in Electrical Engineering and is current employed at Samford’s Davis Library. She has worked as a librarian, engineer, and also teacher of Russian language and culture for elementary school students in Shelby County. Her favorite things are being a mother and grandmother (she has three grandchildren). She also likes baking, reading books, watching movies and hiking.

Degrees and Certifications

  • M.E.E.


  • Russian