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Dr. Joshua Wilbur

former Post-doc Linguistics Researcher (DFG)

Since August 2019: Visiting Lecturer in Digital Humanities at the Center for Digital Humanities and Information Society, University of Tartu, Estonia.

Member of the Freiburg Research Group in Saami Studies.

Affiliated Postdoc at the Hermann Paul School of Linguistics

Office hours: by appointment

Belfortstr. 16, Room 3005, Tel. 0761/203-3219

Email: joshua.wilbur@skandinavistik.uni-freiburg.de


My CV.

A grammar of Pite Saami

Pitesamisk ordbok samt stavningsregler (Pite Saami dictionary and orthographic rules)


Current Project

Previous projects

Research interests include:

  • documentary linguistics
  • morphophonology
  • syntactic structures
  • grammaticography
  • lexicography
  • language contact
  • Saami languages
  • ...

Previous teaching

Syntactic Strukturs in the Languages of Northern Europe (summer 2017)

The Morphology of Northern European Languages (summer 2016)

Pite Saami structure course (winter 2014/15)

Saami Research Colloquium (winter 2014/15, together with Michael Rießler)

Introduction to Morphology as exemplified by the languages of northern Europe (summer 2014)

Saami Research Colloquium (summer 2014, together with Michael Rießler)

Documentary linguistics and language technology: Theory and practice of applied research in "digital linguistics" (winter 2013/14, together with Michael Rießler)

Language documentation in Northern Europe (winter 2009/10)

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