B.A. in Modern Languages (French
and German), Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, 1961-1964
M.A., Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, 1967
M.A. in Linguistics and English Language Teaching, Leeds University,
Ph.D. with distinction in Faculty of Education, University of Amsterdam, 1990
British Council, 1964-1973
(Teacher training, British Institute Lecturer, English Language Officer,
English-Teaching Information Centre)
Department of Languages and Culture, Roskilde University, Denmark 1973-2000
(associate professor in English and language pedagogy)
University of Copenhagen, Department of English, 1973-1984 (part-time lecturer
in phonetics and applied linguistics, Project on Foreign Language Pedagogy)
Visiting Scholar at Institute of Education, University of London, 1983;
University of Melbourne, Australia, 1994; Central Institute of Indian
Languages, Mysore, 1995; University of Pecs, Hungary, 1996; University of
Cambridge, Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities,
Professor emeritus, Department of International Language Studies and
Computational Linguistics, Copenhagen Business School, 2000-present
Affiliations (associations, organizations, institutions)
Expert for European Commission,
Directorate General for Research
Board Member: Danish Centre for Human Rights, 1993-2000; European Language
Council, 1997-2001; Terralingua advisory committee, 1999-2003; Advisory Council
of the EU Turkey Civic Commission
Member of Editorial Advisory Board: Language Problems and Language Planning;
Journal of Language, Identity and Education; Imperium; Porta Linguarum; Asian
Phillipson, Robert 2009.
Linguistic imperialism continued. New York and London: Routledge.
Ajit, Minati Panda, Robert Phillipson and Tove Skutnabb-Kangas (eds.) 2009.
Multilingual education for social justice: Globalising the local. New Delhi:
Robert 2003. English-only Europe? Challenging language policy. London:
Robert (ed.) 2000. Rights to language: equity, power and education, New York:
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Kontra, Robert Phillipson, Tove Skutnabb-Kangas and Tibor Varadi (eds.) 1999.
Language, a right and a resource. Approaching linguistic human rights.
Budapest: Central European University Press.
R. (1996). Linguistic imperialism: African perspectives. ELT Journal,50(2),
Skutnabb-Kangas and Phillipson, Robert (eds., in collaboration with Mart
Rannut) 1994. Linguistic human rights: overcoming linguistic discrimination.
Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
Robert 1992. Linguistic imperialism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Claus, Kirsten Haastrup and Robert Phillipson 1984. Learner language and
language learning. Copenhagen: Gyldendal and Clevedon: Multilingual Matters.
Contributed By: Allyson Baer, Lehigh University College of Education