country of citizenship:
Russian Empire, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Soviet Union, Russia
educated at: Herzen University
occupation: linguist, sociolinguist, professor
award received: Order of the Red Banner of Labour, Order of the Badge of Honour
student of: Aleksandr Smirnov
Viktoriya Nikolayevna Yartseva (Викто́рия Никола́евна Я́рцева, 1906–1999) was a Russian linguist and director of the Linguistics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences from 1971 to 1977. She specialized in English and Celtic studies and theoretical linguistics.
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