Contact Information

Office: Burdine Hall 328
Ph.: (512) 232-6358
Fax: (512) 471-4025
Email: hcb at mail dot utexas dot edu

Mailing Adress:

Department of Germanic Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
1 University Station, C3300 Austin, TX 78712-0304, U.S.A.

Hans C. Boas

The Raymond Dickson, Alton C. Allen, and Dillon Anderson Centennial Professor in the Department of Germanic Studies and the Department of Linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin,Principal Investigator of the German FrameNet and the Texas German Dialect Project. Ph.D. in Linguistics (2000) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Research Interests

Syntax, Lexical Semantics, Computational Lexicography, Language Contact and Variation, Historical Linguistics, Pragmatics, Morphology, Phonology, Documentary Linguistics, Contrastive Linguistics, Corpus Linguistics, Endangered Languages and Dialects, Foreign Language Education, Language Policy and Planning, Intercultural Communication, and History and Philosophy of Linguistics.