László Károly

professor at Department of Linguistics and Philology

Email:
Laszlo.Karoly[AT-sign]lingfil.uu.se
Telephone:
+4618-471 1089
Visiting address:
Engelska parken
Thunbergsvägen 3H

Postal address:
Box 635
751 26 UPPSALA

Short presentation

I have been Chair and Professor of Turkic Languages at Uppsala University since 2016. My academic background is in Altaic languages, historical-comparative linguistics and philology. My current research focuses on the Turkic runiform inscriptions of Eurasia, the Middle Turkic languages, Sayan Turkic and its relation to Yakut, and derivational morphology.

Keywords: turkic yakut runiform morphology altaic languages historical-comparative linguistics history of medicine word-formation philology middle turkic sayan turkic database technologies chagatai

My courses

Biography

2016- Chair and professor, Uppsala University, Department of Linguistics and Philology

2011-2016 Associate professor (Juniorprofessor), Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Department of Oriental Studies

2009-2011 Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship for postdoctoral research, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Department of Oriental Studies

2009-2011 Assistant professor, University of Szeged, Department of Altaic Studies

2008 PhD in Altaic Studies (Linguistics), University of Szeged, Department of Altaic Studies

2005-2009 Teaching assistant, University of Szeged, Department of Altaic Studies

2002 MA in Turkic (Altaic) Studies, University of Szeged, Department of Altaic Studies

Research

Runiform inscriptions - A Database of Turkic Runiform Inscriptions (accessible from February 2017)

UPPLADOC - Uppsala Language Documentation Group

(Re)constructing a Bible - A new approach to unedited Biblical manuscripts as sources for the early history of the Karaim language

Publications

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