During consultation sessions, School of Languages and Cultures staff members and HDR students will have an opportunity to discuss their projects and particular questions that are relevant to their research in discourse and pragmatics.

Session dates and times are outlined below. Please click here to register for your preferred session time.

  • Wednesday 14 March, between 10am - 12pm
  • Monday 19 March, between 1pm - 3pm
  • Wednesday 21 March, between 1pm - 3pm 

If you are unable to make it to a session and you would like to talk to Professor Jef Verschueren, please do not hesitate to approach him personally to arrange a meeting. 


About Distinguished Visitor Program - Professor Jef Verschueren

The School of Languages and Cultures is delighted to welcome Professor Jef Verschueren (Ph.D. in Linguistics, University of California at Berkeley) to The University of Queensland in March 2018. 

Jef Verschueren received a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of California at Berkeley. After a long career as a researcher for the Flemish Fund for Scientific Research, and as Professor of Linguistics at the University of Antwerp, Belgium, where he served as Dean of the Faculty of Arts from 2001 to 2009, he is now Professor Emeritus. He is the founder and Secretary General of the International Pragmatics Association. 


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