Jos Schaeken

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2077
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Leiden Univ Centre for Linguistics, LUCL Slavisch
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
P.N. van Eyckhof 2
2311 BV Leiden
Room number 2.01a
Personal Homepage:

Jos Schaeken is one of the members of the organizing committee.

Curriculum Vitae

1962 born on the 31st of August, Budel, The Netherlands
1980-1986 studied Slavic linguistics and literatures, Leiden University
1983 B.A. Slavic linguistics and literatures, Leiden University
1986 M.A. Slavic linguistics, Leiden University
1987 Ph.D. Slavic linguistics, Leiden University
1986-1987 postdoctoral fellow of the Niels Stensen Foundation (Leiden University / Istituto Olandese, Rome)
1987-1991 postdoctoral Huygens fellow of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) (Leiden University / UCLA)
1991-2003 assistant and later (1998) associate professor of Slavic linguistics, Slavic Department, University of Groningen
2000-2001 fellow-in-residence of the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS)
2001-2003 senior lecturer and later (2002) professor by special appointment ('Titularprofessor') of Slavic philology, Slavisches Seminar, Universität Basel
2003-present full professor of Balto-Slavic languages and cultural history; chair of the Department of Slavic Languages and Cultures & Russian Studies, Leiden University
2005-2009 academic director of the Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL)




  • VPRO radio (The Netherlands): Noorderlicht, 20 February 2007 (download mp3, 8.5 mB)
  • Radio 2 (Belgium): Memo, 19 February 2007 (download mp3, 3.8 mB)
  • Teleac radio (The Netherlands): Hoe?Zo! De wetenschap van alledag, 14 February 2007 (download mp3, 7.2 mB)


Last Modified: 17-07-2013