Michael Herweg received his PhD (Dr. phil.) in General Linguistics from the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany, in 1989. Until 1993 he worked as a researcher and lecturer at the universities of Düsseldorf and Hamburg and was a guest scientist at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZIF) of the University of Bielefeld and at the Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen, NL. He was co-founder and co-chair of the Hamburg University Graduate Research Training Group on Cognitive Science (1990-93) and served from 1990 to 1995 as chairman of the Computational Linguistics SIG in the German Lingustics Society (DGFS). After joining an international IT firm in 1993, Michael has been teaching parttime as an adjunct lecturer at the Computational Linguistics Dept. at Heidelberg University. His current teaching focuses on logic and semantics. His main research interests are the semantics of temporal and spatial expressions from both a theoretical and a processing point of view.
Michael Herweg's personal homepage: http://www.michaelherweg.de/linguistics/