Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft Leibniz-Gemeinschaft

Prof. Dr. Dieter Wunderlich


2004-2015: Chairman of the Advisory Board of the ZAS
1991-2002: Speaker of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB 282 Theory of the Lexicon, Düsseldorf
1991-92: Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg, Berlin
1977-92: Member of the Advisory Board of the MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen
1978-80: Founding Chairman of the German Society for Linguistics (DGfS)
1973-2002: Holder of the Chair of General Linguistics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
1970-73: Professor of German Linguistics, Freie Universität Berlin
1969: Dissertation on Tempus and Time Reference in the German Language, Technical University Berlin
1964-65: Physicist in a nuclear power plant near Cologne
1964: Diploma in Nuclear Physics, University of Hamburg
1955-59: Studies in Jena and Leipzig
1955: Abitur in Seebad Heringsdorf (Usedom)
1937: born in Rostock

Books: Workbook Semantics 1980, Foundations of Linguistics 1979, Studies on Speech Act Theory 1976, Foundations of Linguistics 1974

Publisher of several books, manuals and series: Advances in the Theory of the Lexicon 2006, Lexicon in Focus 2000, Handbuch Semantik 1991, Handbuch Lexikologie 1985, Wissenschaftstheorie der Linguistik 1976, Linguistische Pragmatik 1972, Topic: Language for Secondary Schools

Visiting professor in Denmark, Norway, France, Hungary, Portugal, England, Czech Republic, Japan, China, USA