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Born February 2, 1972, in Augsburg

Attended the Humanistisches Gymnasium bei St. Anna, Augsburg, 1982–1991

Studied conducting at the Richard-Strauss-Konservatorium, Munich, 1991–1993

Studied English Linguistics, Romance Linguistics and Comparative Indoeuropean Linguistics at the University of Augsburg, 1994–1998

Received his PhD from the University of Augsburg with a thesis on 'Old English swa: Syntax and semantics of a polyfunctional particle', supervised by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Obst, 2002

Florian Schleburg is the President of the international Karl-May-Gesellschaft  and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Karl-May-Stiftung (Radebeul). He holds a Dan degree in Musō Jikiden Eishin Ryū Iaidō.

Employment History

Student tutor for Old English and Middle English, and student assistant at the DFG project Nuevo Diccionario de Americanismos, University of Augsburg, 1996–1998

Guest lecturer in English Linguistics, University of Augsburg, 1998–1999

Lecturer in English Linguistics, University of Regensburg, since 1999

Appointed Akademischer Rat, 2007

Appointed Akademischer Oberrat, 2016

  1. Faculty of Languages, Literature, and Cultures
  2. Department of English and American Studies

English Linguistics

Dr. Florian Schleburg

Schleburg 01

Room PT 3.2.82

Phone +49(0)941-943-3502
Fax +49(0)941-943-1990