Éva Á. Csató Johanson

Professor at Department of Linguistics and Philology

Visiting address:
Engelska parken
Thunbergsvägen 3H

Postal address:
Box 635
751 26 UPPSALA

Short presentation

Prof. em. in Turkic languages

Keywords: typology turkic linguistics turkish syntax contact linguistics kashkay karaim endangered languages

My courses


Born in Hungary. Studied linguistics and Turcology at the University of Oslo and took a Norwegian Magister Grad corresponding to Ph.D. in 1985. 1985-1989 research fellow at the University of Oslo. 1990-1998 teaching at the universities of Mainz, Mannheim and Hamburg and later research fellow at the University of Cologne. In 1998 associate professor, later professor in Turkic languages at Uppsala University. Since 2016 professor emerita.


Comparative Turkic linguistics
Typology of Turkic
Issues of Turkish syntax
Documentation and description of Karaim
Turkic minority languages in Iran (especially Kashkay)
Parallel Swedish-Turkish corpus
Contact linguistics



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