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Prof. Dr. Klaus von Heusinger

Professor of German Linguistics

Department of German Language und Literature I – Linguistics
Albertus-Magnus-Platz

50923 Cologne
Germany

Visitor Address and Office Hours:
Philosophikum, Room 2.116
Tel.: +49 (0)221 470 4884

Office at the CRC 1252 Prominence in Language
Luxemburger Straße 299, room 1.09
Tel.: +49 (0)221 470 89900

Email: Klaus.vonHeusinger(at)uni-koeln.de

 

Aktuelles

Informationsstruktur in Semantik und Syntax - GAKT5 vom 10.02. - 11.02. an der UzK

Informationsstruktur in Semantik und Syntax - GAKT5 vom 10.02. - 11.02. an der UzK

Workshop "Subjective, Intersubjective, Objective" | 13.12.19 | Universität zu Köln

Workshop "Subjective, Intersubjective, Objective" | 13.12.19 | Universität zu Köln

"The syntax and semantics of internal arguments" 24. - 25.10. Universität Bukarest

"The syntax and semantics of internal arguments" 24. - 25.10. Universität Bukarest

RED-Workshop "Pronouns and discourse prominence" 02.10. - 03.10.2019 in Kassel

RED-Workshop "Pronouns and discourse prominence" 02.10. - 03.10.2019 in Kassel

Research Projects
  • Spokesperson of the Collaborative Research Centre 1252 Prominence in Language
    (also Principal Investigator B04, C04, Ö and Z)
  • Events in language and cognition
  • Partitivity and Altaic Languages
    more
Main Research Topics
  • Foundations of Linguistics
  • Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Contrastive Linguistics (Germanic – Romanic – Altaic)
    more
Recent Publications
  • von Heusinger, Klaus, Malte Zimmermann & Edgar Onea (eds.). In print. Questions in discourse. Vol 1: Semantics. Leiden: Brill. (= Current Research in the Semantics/Pragmatics Interface 35).
  • Zimmermann, Malte, Klaus von Heusinger & Edgar Onea (eds.). In print. Questions in discourse. Vol. 2: Pragmatics . Leiden: Brill. (= Current Research in the Semantics/Pragmatics Interface 36).
  • Maienborn, Claudia, Klaus von Heusinger & Paul Portner (eds.). 2019. Semantics. 7 Volumes. Re-edition of the Handbook of Semantics (HSK 33, 2011-2012). Berlin: de Gruyter.
    more
Teaching and Supervision

Email for student inquiries: team-kvonheusinger(at)uni-koeln.de.

Please be aware: no teaching obligation during summer semester 2019!

Please find current office hours at Phil Services. For further questions contact team-kvonheusinger(at)uni-koeln.de.