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researcher , semiotics and linguistics educator

Winfried Maximilian Nöth, German semiotics and linguistics educator, researcher. Member Hochschulverband, German Society for Semiotics (president 1999—2002), International Semiotic Association, International Association Visual Semiotics (honorary).

Background

Nöth, Winfried Maximilian was born on September 12, 1944 in Gerolzhofen, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Ernst and Frida (Feldt) Nöth.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1971. Master, Lucia Santaella. Habilitation, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1976.

Career

Research assistant Ruhr University, 1969-1976, lecturer, 1976-1977. Acting professor Technische Hochschule, Aachen, Federal Republic Germany, 1977-1978. Professor semiotics and linguistics University Kassel, Federal Republic Germany, since 1978, dean Faculty Modern Languages Federal Republic Germany, 1981-1982, 95-96.

Director Research Center for Cultural Studies, 1999—2008. Visiting professor University Wisconsin, Green Bay, l985-86, Catholic University, São Paulo, since 1994.

Works

Membership

Member Hochschulverband, German Society for Semiotics (president 1999—2002), International Semiotic Association, International Association Visual Semiotics (honorary).

Connections

Children: Dorothea, Annette, Frithjof.

father:
Ernst Nöth

mother:
Frida (Feldt) Nöth

children:
Dorothea Nöth

Annette Nöth

Frithjof Nöth