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language educator

Louis de Saussure, Swiss language educator. Recipient Charles Bally University Geneva prize, 2001, University Geneva Latsis prize, 2005; grantee scholership, Swiss National Science Foundation, 2005; scholarships, 1998, scholership, 2000. Committee member Rencontres Internationales de Geneve, 2007.

Background

Saussure, Louis de was born on September 16, 1967 in Geneva.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in linguistics, University Geneva.

Career

Teaching assistant University Geneva, 1995—2000, reader, 2002—2004. Lecturer University Texas at Austin, 2000—2001. Visiting scholar University College London, 2001—2002.

Invited lecturer Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales, Paris, 2004. Professor University Neuchatel, Neuchatel, Switzerland, since 2007.

Membership

Committee member Rencontres Internationales de Geneve, 2007.

Connections

Son of Antoine de Saussure and Valerie Obolensky. Married Marina Voneche, July 9, 1998. Children: Alice, Cyril, Arielle.

father:
Antoine Saussure

spouse:
Marina Voneche

children:
Alice Saussure

Cyril Saussure

Arielle Saussure