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general , linguist , Linguistics educator

Bernd Spillner, linguist, romance philology and general linguistics educator. Member Société Linguistique Paris, Gesellschaft fur Angewandte Linguistik (vice president 1982-1986, president 1986-1994, honorary member 1995), Modern Language Association, Society Linguistica Italiana, Intrnat. Association for Applied Linguistics (executive board 1987-1990, vice president 1990-1996).

Background

Spillner, Bernd was born on March 20, 1941 in Braunschweig, Germany, Bachelor of Arts, Gymnasium, 1961.

Education

State diploma, U. Bochum, 1967, Doctor of Philosophy, 1970. Head department applied linguistics Institute.Linguistics U. Bonn, Federal Republic Germany, 1972-1974. Full professor of University Duisburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1974, dean, vice dean, faculty of languages, 1979-1981.

Chairman Science Commission Rhetoric and Stylistics Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquée, 1976. Vice president GAL. Germany Society Applied Linguistics, 1982-1986, president 1986-1994, honorary member, 1994. Corresponding member Research Centre Multilingualism, Brussels, 1985.

Career

Head department applied linguistics Institute Linguistics University, Bonn, Germany, 1972-1974. Professor University Duisburg, Germany, since 1974, dean, vice dean, faculty languages Germany, 1979-1981. President International Association Applied Psycholingiustics, 2000—2002.

Chairman Science Commission Rhetoric and Stylistics Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquee, 1976. Vice president GAL, Germany Society Applied Linguistics, 1982-1986, president, 1986-1994, honorary member, since 1995. Correspondent member Research Center Multilingualism, Brussels, 1985.

Associate professor University Vienna, 1991-1992, University Paris III, Sorbonne, 1993-1995, University Paris VII, 1998-1999, 2000, University Noumea, 2000. Visiting professor in Belgium, Finland Poland, Romania, France, Cuba, Ecuador, Italy, Bulgaria, Sweden, Senegal, Georgia, China, Kasachstan, Algeria.

Works

Membership

Member Société Linguistique Paris, Gesellschaft fur Angewandte Linguistik (vice president 1982-1986, president 1986-1994, honorary member 1995), Modern Language Association, Society Linguistica Italiana, Intrnat. Association for Applied Linguistics (executive board 1987-1990, vice president 1990-1996).