Gerald Heusing


Gerald Heusing




Full Name Dr Gerald Heusing
Academic Rank/Status Associate Professor
Working for AAU since 01/05/2013
Administrative positions held if any/ past and present

Education attendedMagister Artium, African Linguistics, Hamburg University, 1992


Dr. phil., African Linguistics, Hamburg University, 1997


Dr. phil. habil., African Linguistics, Leipzig University, 2003

Awards &recognitions Memberships of International bodiesFachverbandAfrikanistikPublicity: Journals, editorial roles, initiatives etc. Research interest/ not more than hundred wordsGerald Heusing´s research interest is focused on the language phyla Afroasiatic, Nilosaharan and Niger-Congo. He works synchronically and diachronically in the following linguistic areas: phonetics, phonology, tonology, morphology, syntax, less commonly taught languages, language description, anthropological linguistics, typology and lexicography.

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