em. Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c.

Igor Mel'čuk

Igor Mel'čuk

Corresponding Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences abroad since 1999

  • Université de Montréal


Research Areas:

  • Linguistics and Literature
  • General linguistics
  • Semantics
  • Dependency Syntax
  • Conceptual Apparatus of Linguistics



Selected Memberships:

  • Société de linguistique de Paris
  • Doctor Honoris causa — University of Besançon, France
  • Societas Linguistica Europaea
  • Royal Society of Canada

Selected Prizes:

  • Killam Scholarship (Canada)
  • Guggenheim Fellowship
  • Humboldt-Forschungspreis

Selected Publications:

  • Melcuk, Igor (2012) Semantics: From Meaning to Text (2 Bde., 1.2012 - 2.2013).; Amsterdam/Philadelphia: Benjamins (833 Seiten).
  • Melcuk, Igor (2006) Aspects of the Theory of Morphology.; Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter (615 Seiten).
  • Melcuk, Igor (2001) Communicative Organization in Natural Language. The Semantic-Communicative Structure of Sentences.; Amsterdam/Philadelphia: Benjamins (393 Seiten).
  • Melcuk, Igor (1993) Cours de morphologie générale (5 Bde., 1.1993 - 5.2000).; Montréal/Paris: Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal/CNRS Éditions.
  • Melcuk, Igor (1988) Dependency Syntax: Theory and Practice.; Albany, N. Y.: SUNY Press (428 Seiten).
  • Melcuk, I.; Pertsov, N. V. (1987) Surface Syntax of English. A Formal Model within the Meaning-Text Framework.; Amsterdam: Benjamins (526 Seiten).