2012 - Prof. Dr. Stefan Dollinger (UBC, Vancouver)

In the summer of 2012, Prof. Dr. Stefan Dollinger held the Canadian Guest Professorship at Kiel University. Assistant Professor of English Language at Vancouver's University of British Columbia (UBC), Prof. Dollinger taught two classes on Canadian English and gave a guest lecture discussing the assumption that Canadian English is a conservative variant of English.

Prof. Dollinger obtained his Ph.D. at the University of Vienna and has been Assistant Professor of English Language at UBC since 2009.  He is currently co-editor of the second edition of the Dictionary of Canadianisms on Historical Principles (DCHP). 

For more information, click here for Prof. Dollinger's page at UBC.