emer. o. Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil.

Werner Welzig

Werner Welzig

President of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 1991-2003, Secretary General of the OAW 1983-1991, Secretary of the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences of the OAW 1982-1983

Full Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences since 1973

Deceased on 26/02/2018

  • Institut für Germanistik, Universität Wien

Research Areas:

  • Linguistics and Literature
  • History of literature
  • General literature studies
  • General linguistics
  • Applied literature studies
  • German studies

Selected Memberships:

  • Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur, Mainz
  • Kroatische Akademie der Wissenschaften und Künste
  • Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters