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Visiting Professors

Regensburg Visiting Professors in World Englishes

Internationally renowned linguists have joined or will join us for a while as "Regensburg Visiting Professor in World Englishes" to teach courses to our students, give lectures, and discuss our shared research interests:

Graduate Seminars in English Linguistics

This ties in with earlier visits of leading American sociolinguists who taught a "Graduate Seminar in English Linguistics":

  • Prof. Walt Wolfram (Raleigh, NC), September 1996
  • Prof. Guy Bailey (then Memphis, TN), December 1993.

Alexander-von-Humbold Fellow

  • Prof. Dr. Aloysius Ngefac (University of Yaounde I, Cameroon), July 2010 to January 2012, 2023

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

English Linguistics

Research Center for

World Englishes 


Universität Regensburg
Department of English and American Studies
93040 Regensburg