Centre for Languages and Literature

The Joint Faculties of Humanities and Theology | Lund University


I was born in Umeå and I am raised in Malmö, received my Ph.D in 1993 and became an associate professor in 2000. In 2004 I was appointed full professor. I mainly teach grammar and language history.

My main areas of research are grammar, especially syntax, and language history.


Present projects


Books (3)
Editorships (5)
Articles (8)
Book chapters (11)
Conference contributions (4)
Reviews (8)
Supervision at Lund University (2)

Research portal (Lund University)


Other tasks and qualifications

Leader (together with Gunlög Josefsson) of the Grammar Seminar at Centre for Languages and literature

Editor (together with Karl G Johansson) for Arkiv för nordisk filologi

Lars-Olof Delsing

Centre for Languages and Literature

Contact information

E-mail lars-olof.delsingnordlund.luse

Phone +46 46 222 87 22

Room SOL:L313b

Visiting address Helgonabacken 12, Lund

Postal address Box 201, 221 00 Lund

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