|Main position||Hoogleraar UvA|
|Disciplines||Language and literature studies|
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Capaciteitsgroep Taalwetenschap
1012 VT Amsterdam
tel. 020 525 3854
Kees Hengeveld, University of Amsterdam, has acquired national and international acclaim with his research on functional discourse grammar and language typology. His work is theoretically innovative and has strong empirical underpinnings. He has supervised a large number of young researchers and created his own school of modern linguistics, inspiring many others in the process.