Arjen Versloot


Arjen Pieter Versloot (1965).

Masters Degree in physical-geography with special emphasis on cartography and in Frisian language and literature with emphasis on historical linguistics.

PhD in linguistics dealing with the modelling of language change in late-mediaeval Old Frisian, using GIS-technics to reconstruct former dialect differences.

Currently head of the linguistic department of the Fryske Akademy. Research focus on quantitative language research, using the Frisian Language Corpus.

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