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Dr. Jürgen Uhlich

Associate Professor (Irish)
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Head of School (School Office Language Lit & Cult Stud)


Born 20 October 1958, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Primary school in Hannover and Berlin, 1965-1969. Secondary school in Berlin, 1969-1973, and Leverkusen, 1973-1977.
  Celtic morphology   Continental Celtic   Early Irish texts and literature   Indo-European linguistics   Middle Irish   Ogam inscriptions   Old Irish historical phonology   Old Irish language
 A handbook of Early Old Irish
 An edition of the text Fingal Rónáin 'The "kin-slaying" of Rónán'

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Co-editor of Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 2007-
Member of the Advisory Panel to the Electronic dictionary of the Irish language (eDIL) supplement (Royal Irish Academy / University of Ulster Coleraine / Queens University Belfast / University of Cambridge). 2008-2019
Co-proposer and member of steering committee of Trinity College research theme "Manuscript, book and print studies" 2013-
Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
French Fluent Basic Basic
German Fluent Fluent Fluent
Irish Fluent Medium Fluent
Italian Fluent Medium Medium
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Indogermanische Gesellschaft 1984 ongoing
Philological Society 1999 ongoing
Loch nEchach n-án: Nasalierungsübertragung in den altirischen Glossen und späteren Quellen in, editor(s)Caoimhín Breatnach Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail Gordon Ó Riain , Lorg na Leabhar. A Festschrift for Pádraig A. Breatnach, Dublin, The National University of Ireland, 2019, pp13 - 38, [Jürgen Uhlich], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
The registers of Echaid's daughter in Fingal Rónáin in, editor(s)Anders Ahlqvist, Pamela O'Neill , Fír Fesso. A Festschrift for Neil McLeod, Sydney, The University of Sydney, 2018, pp233 - 261, [Jürgen Uhlich], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Jürgen Uhlich, The poems of Blathmac, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies, 75, 2018, p53 - 77, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Jürgen Uhlich, Torsten Meißner, Bernhard Maier, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie, Band 64, Berlin/Boston, Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2017, 1 - 506pp, Book, PUBLISHED  URL
Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie, 63, (2016), 1 - 300p, Jürgen Uhlich, Torsten Meißner, Bernhard Maier, [eds.], since 2007, Notes: [Languages of publication: German, English], Journal, PUBLISHED
Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie, 62, (2015), 1 - 258p, Jürgen Uhlich, Torsten Meißner, Bernhard Maier, [ed.], since 2007, Notes: [Languages of publication: German, French, English], Journal, PUBLISHED  URL
Jürgen Uhlich, Two unrecognised Philargyrius glosses, Ériu, 65, 2015, p127 - 136, Notes: [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3318/ERIU.2015.65.9], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie, 61, (2014), 1 - 312p, Jürgen Uhlich, Torsten Meißner, Stefan Zimmer, [eds.], since 2007, Notes: [Languages of publication: German, Emglish], Journal, PUBLISHED
Zum Artikelgebrauch beim Bezugswort eines Relativsatzes im frühen Irischen in, Saltair saíochta, sanasaíochta agus seanchais. A Festschrift for Gearóid Mac Eoin, Dublin, 2013, pp429 - 462, [Jürgen Uhlich], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Concilium Ferrariense - Florentinum - Romanum 1438-1445: Armenian in, editor(s)Giuseppe Alberigo, Alberto Melloni , Conciliorum oeconomicorum generaliumque decreta II/2, Turnhout, Brepols, 2013, pp1170-1173, 1224-1259 , [Jürgen Uhlich], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  URL
  

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Jürgen Uhlich, 'Faithful but unintelligent': Early Old Irish documents copied and miscopied, Osborn Bergin Memorial Lecture, University College Dublin, 21 September, 2017, UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Evidence for copying in documents from the Early Irish period, Teangeolaíocht na Gaeilge / The linguistics of the Gaelic languages / Cananachas na Gàidhlig XVII, NUI Maynooth, 11 April, 2015, School of Celtic Studies, NUI Maynooth, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Review of Il medioirlandese/Middle Irish. A Translation into Italian of the Gaelic Text An Mheán-Ghaeilge by Liam Breatnach. Translated from the Gaelic with Notes by Elisa Roma. With a Foreword by Ruairí Ó hUiginn., by Elisa Roma , Journal of Celtic Linguistics, 16, 2015, p157-164 , Review, PUBLISHED
Jürgen Uhlich, Weiteres zur Überlieferung der Homilie von Cambrai und ihren Implikationen für die irische Sprachgeschichte, Sprachwissenschaftliche Vorträge, Universität Marburg, Germany, 27 January, 2012, Fachgebiet Vergleichende Sprachwissenschaft und Keltologie, Universität Marburg, Germany, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Introduction to Early Old Irish, Fifth Leiden Summer School in Languages and Linguistics, University of Leiden, Netherlands, 23 July, 2010, Department of Indo-European, University of Leiden, Netherlands, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Die Überlieferung der Homilie von Cambrai und ihre Implikationen für die irische Sprachgeschichte, Vortrag in memoriam Rudolf Thurneysen, Universität Bonn, Germany, 13 November, 2009, Sprachwissenschaftliches Institut, Universität Bonn, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Review of Baile in Scáil: 'The Phantom's Frenzy', by Kevin Murray , Éigse, 36, 2008, p228-234 , Review, PUBLISHED
Jürgen Uhlich, Linguistic connections between India and Ireland, Myles Dillon Memorial Lecture, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 6 April, 2006, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Zum stilistischen Einsatz sprachlicher Register im frühmittelirischen Text Fingal Rónáin, Sprachwissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Universität Bonn, Germany, 14 December, 2006, Sprachwissenschaftliches Institut, Universität Bonn, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Jürgen Uhlich, Études Celtiques. Vol. 31 (1995), Review of Études Celtiques. Vol. 31 (1995), by P.-Y. Lambert , Éigse, 34, 2004, p237-244 , Review, PUBLISHED

  

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Award Date
Undergraduate scholarship, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes 1981-1983
PhD scholarship, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes 1984-1986
Research scholarship, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies 1986-1989
Research scholarship, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft 1992-1994
Early Irish linguistics; Early Irish texts and literature; Comparative Celtic linguistics; Continental Celtic linguistics; Indo-European comparative philology.