Senior Guest Professor at Dalarna University [Högskolan Dalarna], Sweden; ISTUD Humanities and Media
Supervising PhD dissertations at
University of Helsinki (Scandinavian languages; English; General
Uppsala University (Scandinavian languages)
University of Eastern Finland (Theology)
Professor emeritus of Scandinavian languages, University of Helsinki
A selection of links to video recordings of some of my presentations are found here
Informal academic presentations in Swedish, English, and Finnish on the occasion of the 375th jubilee celebration of the University of Helsinki: the Faculty of Arts' Humanist of the Day on September 13, 2015
Jan-Ola Östman & Jef Verschueren,
Handbook of Pragmatics, vol. 23: 2020 Installment.
[e-Book and Hardbound] Amsterdam:
John Benjamins. See also the
Published January 2020:
[Pedro Gras, Jan-Ola Östman & Jef Verschueren, eds.] 2020. Form and Meaning in Language, Volume II: Fillmore on Discourse and Pragmatics. [CSLI Lecture Notes No. 227] Stanford: Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI).
[Pedro Gras, Jan-Ola Östman & Jef Verschueren, eds.] 2020. Form and Meaning in Language, Volume III: Fillmore on Linguistic Theory and Constructions. [CSLI Lecture Notes No. 228] Stanford: Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI).
Other recent publications – a selection
Catharina Nyström Höög & Jan-Ola Östman, 2019. Vetenskaplig publicering på svenska – ett måste, och vårt ansvar ['Scientific publishing in Swedish – a must, and our responsibility'] Språkbruk 4/2019: 42–46. [Available electronically]
Recent volumes in the book series Constructional Approaches to Language (CAL), eds. Jan-Ola Östman & Kyoko Ohara. Amsterdam: John Benjamins:
2020. viii, 318 pp.
Edited by Lotte Sommerer and Elena Smirnova
2020. vi, 351 pp.
2020. xx, 549 pp.
For the full list of volumes in the series, see CAL's home page at Benjamins.
Lena Ekberg & Jan-Ola Östman, 2020. Identity construction and dialect acquisition among immigrants in rural areas – the case of Swedish-language Finland. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development. doi: 10.1080/01434632.2020.1722681
© Jan-Ola Östman 2020