Andries W. Coetzee

Director, African Studies Center/Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Michigan

Andries Coetzee is also an Extraordinary Professor at the North-West University in South Africa. His research investigates the sound structure of language, with a particular focus on the complex linguistic situation in South Africa. He is actively involved in strengthening exchanges between higher education institutions in the US and Africa.

Experience

  • –present
    Director, African Studies Center/Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Michigan

Education

  • 2004 
    University of Massachusetts, Linguistics

Honours

Fellow, Linguistic Society of America