Person

Prof. i.R. Dr. phil.

Ludwig Jäger

Address

 

CV

since 2013 Senior Advisor in the Board of Directors of the Competence Center Sign Language and Gestures - SignGes for short - of RWTH Aachen University
since 2011 Senior Advisor at the International College "Morphomata" of the University of Cologne
2012/2013 External Senior Fellow am Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies - FRIAS for short
2010 to 2011 Fellow at the International College "Morphomata" at the University of Cologne
2003/2004 Visiting Fellow at the International Research Center for Cultural Studies - IFK for short - Vienna
2002 to 2008 Executive Director of the Research Center (SFB/FK 427) "Media and Cultural Communication" of the Universities of Aachen, Bonn, Cologne
1999 to 2001 Deputy Executive Director of the Research Center (SFB/FK 427) "Media and Cultural Communication" of the Universities of Aachen, Bonn, Cologne
1993 to 1994 Member of the initiative group established by the German Association of Germanists for the foundation of an interdisciplinary research college "Language, Literature and Culture in the Change of their Medial Conditions
1991 to 1994 Chairman of the German Association of Germanists
1987 to 1988 Member of the Board of the German Linguistic Society - DGfS for short
1987/88 to 1994 Member of the central senate commission "Structure, Research and Young Scientists" of RWTH Aachen University
1987/88 to 1989/90 Electoral senator in the senate of RWTH Aachen University
1986 to 1987 Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy at RWTH Aachen University
1984/85 to 1985/86 Head of Department "Philosophical-Historical Sciences" in the Faculty of Philosophy at RWTH Aachen University
1982 Appointed to the Chair of German Philology at RWTH Aachen University. Successor of Prof. Dr. Hans Glinz
1978 Habilitation University of Düsseldorf; Venia legendi: "German Linguistics".
1975 Doctorate University of Düsseldorf: "On a historical reconstruction of the authentic language idea of F. de Saussure"; prize for the best dissertation of the year 1975
1964 to 1969 Studies at the University of Heidelberg: German Studies, Medieval and Modern History, Philosophy Magister Artium (M.A. Heidelberg)

 

Memberships

  • Member of the "Cercle Ferdinand de Saussure", Geneva
  • 2005 to 2017: Member of the Review Panel of the Swiss National Science Foundation - NCCR Iconic Criticism, Basel
  • Appointed in April 2010 and for a further four years in 2018: Member of the University Council of Justus Liebig University Giessen
  • Member of “Société de linguistique de Paris“
  • Member of the "Comité Scientifique" of the "Institut Ferdinand de Saussure", Paris
  • From 2020 Member of the "Working Group Text and Textuality" of the Fritz Thyssen Foundation
 

Editorships

  • Co-editor of the journal "Sprache und Literatur", Verlag Fink, Munich - since 1994
  • Editor of the series "Mediologie", Verlag Fink, Munich, previously DuMont, Cologne - since 2002