Prof. Dr. Marcel Schlechtweg

English Linguistics, Language Acquisition, and Language Processing

Cluster of Excellence Hearing4all


Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg

School of Linguistics and Cultural Studies

Institute of English and American Studies

Ammerländer Heerstraße 114-118

26129 Oldenburg




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Upcoming conference 

I will organize the conference Interfaces of Phonetics at the Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany, from May 18 through 19, 2021.



Upcoming talk and poster presentation

Schlechtweg, Marcel & Corbett, Greville G. 2021. Word-final [z] in English pluralia-tantum and regular-plural nouns: A comparison of duration. Talk at the 8th International Conference on Experimental Phonetics, Girona, Spain, June 28-30, 2021.


Schlechtweg, Marcel. 2021. English adjective-noun combinations in the lexicon: An investigation of their prominence pattern. Poster at Fonologi i Norden (FiNo) Meeting, Helsinki, Finland, February 27-28. (online)


Schlechtweg, Marcel & Corbett, Greville G. 2021. Plural agreement in English: Does it affect the duration of the nominal s suffix? Poster at the 20th Meeting of the Texas Linguistic Society (TLS), Austin, TX, USA, February 19-20. (online)


Current courses

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany

Winter 2020/21

Introduction to Linguistics and the English Language

The Sounds of Language

Research Colloquium