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General Linguistics
Department of Linguistics
D-50923 Cologne

Tel: +49-221-470-2323
Fax: +49-221-470-5947

Office hours:
Tuesday 2-4 pm

(please make an appointment at the office by phone: +49-221-470-5639)

E-Mail: sprachwissenschaft[at]uni-koeln[dot]de

Areas of teaching and research

  • Language typology and language universals
  • Theory of grammaticalization
  • Linguistic theory
  • Prosody and grammar
  • Language documentation and description (linguistic fieldwork)
  • Languages: Austronesian languages, Papuan languages, Australian languages, Salish/Wakashan