Andreas Gellan

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… is a lexicographer for the Dictionary of Bavarian Dialects in Austria (‘Wörterbuch der bairischen Mundarten in Österreich’, WBÖ) at the research department Variation und Wandel des Deutschen in Österreich (‘Variation and Change of German in Austria’).

After his studies (German linguistics at the University of Vienna), he was a co-author at the D-A-CH-Project ‘Variantenwörterbuch des Deutschen – NEU’ (‘Lexicon of German Standard Varieties’ VWB) which was published in 2016. He also wrote articles for the A-CH-Project ‘Variantengrammatik des Standarddeutschen’ (‘Regional Variation in the Grammar of Standard German’) in Salzburg.

Aside from his lexicographic work, he teaches at the department of German Studies in Vienna.