Université de Strasbourg

Georges Kleiber

Chair of Language Sciences

Georges KleiberGeorges Kleiber is emeritus Professor of General Linguistics at the University of Strasbourg. His research activities concern in particular lexical, sentential and pragmatic semantics. Until 2007 he was responsible for LILPA (LInguistique, Langue, PArole) that handles Linguistics and Language Teaching. He is a member of the Editorial Board of several French and foreign language journals, and continues to work regularly with several foreign universities, among which Porto, Tel Aviv, Brussels, Bucharest. He has published over 330 articles and 11 books, including La sémantique du prototype (1991), translated into several languages, and L’anaphore associative (Presses Universitaires de France 2001).

Georges Kleiber has received several scientific awards and honours, including the Silver Medal of the CNRS, Commandeur des Palmes Académiques, and Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Uppsala and Aarhus.

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