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Prof Martin Durrell - personal details

Contact details

Role: Emeritus Professor Of German





Professional Biography

* BA (Hons) Modern & Medieval Languages (Jesus College, Cambridge)
* Diploma in General Linguistics (University of Manchester)
* Dr. Phil. (Philipps-Universität Marburg)

National and international offices

* Member of the International Academic Council of the Institut für Deutsche Sprache (IDS), Mannheim
* Honorary Treasurer of the Philological Society (1993-2008)
* Vice-President of the Internationale Vereinigung für Germanistik (IVG) (2004-2005)
* President of the Forum for Germanic Language Studies (1993-2007)

Previous appointments

* Professor of German, Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, University of London (1986-1990)
* Visiting professor, University of Alberta (1983-1984)
* Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, University of Manchester (1967-1986)

Awards and Honors

* Bundesverdienstkreuz for services to German language and culture (October 2003)