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Current Professors

Specially Appointed (Außerplanmäßige) Professors

Emeriti & Honorary Professors

Former Emeriti and Professors

  • Prof. Dr. Willi Erzgräber (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Paul Goetsch (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Norbert Kohl (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Richard Matthews (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Herbert Pilch (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Manfred Pütz (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Kurt Schlüter (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hildegard L.C. Tristram (†)
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus Weiss (†)


Former Postdoctoral Students

The English department of the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg is proud to host a remarkable number of alumni who, after postdoctoral study (Habilitation) in Freiburg, were appointed to full professorships at other universities. The following is an overview of professors trained in Freiburg:

  • Prof. Dr. Manfred Krug
    Professor of English Linguistics including Linguistic History | Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg

Prof. em. Jon K Adams Ph.D., Prof. Dr. Brigitte Halford und Prof. Dr. Richard Matthews (†) decided to stay in Freiburg.