Professor Wolfgang Teubert D.Phil

Department of English Language and Linguistics
Emeritus Professor

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Now increasingly retired, I gradually move away from corpus linguistics into discourse analysis, from a hermeneutic and neo-pragmatic perspective, believing that the social and natural world we encounter is constituted by the discourse in which we take part.


  • D.Phil Heidelberg University

Other activities

Editorial engagements

  • International Journal of Corpus Linguistics (Benjamins), founding editor (since 2007: consulting editor)
  • Studies in Corpus and Discourse series (Continuum): co-editor
  • Studies in Corpus Linguistics (Benjamins): consulting editor
  • [Journal of] Languages in Contrast (Benjamins): editorial board
  • [Journal of] Language and Dialogue (Benjamins): Associate Editor
  • Dialogue Studies series (Benjamins): editorial board

Visiting professorships

  • Communication University of China, Beijing (since 2004)
  • Yanshan University, Qinhuangdao (since 2005)
  • Henan Normal University, Xinxiang (since 2007)