Andras Cser

Visit Dates: 2007-08

Associate Professor, Chair of Theoretical Linguistics

Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Hungary

Research Interests
  • Theoretical Linguistics
  • Phonology of Classical Latin
  • Phonological Theory 
  • Language Change 
  • History of Linguistics 

While staying at Notre Dame, I was able to make significant progress on a major research project. I was also able to broaden my international perspective, which was very useful when I later joined university leadership.

András Cser is Associate Professor of Linguistics at Pázmány Péter Catholic University. He has published on theoretical and Latin phonology, historical linguistics and the history of linguistic thought (European and Hungarian). He has served as Vice Dean at PPCU between 2009 and 2014. He was research visitor at Cambridge University in 1996--97 and has been visiting professor at several prestigious European universities.since 2002. He has written, among others, The Typology and Modelling of Obstruent Lenition and Fortition Processes (2003, Akadémiai). His most recent publications include a chapter in The Oxford Handbook of Historical Phonology (2015, OUP).

Visiting Scholar during 2007-2008 academic year.