An honorary doctorate for Prof. Dr. Hans J. Vermeer
On 23 November 2009, the members of the Faculty Board at FTSK (School of Translation and Interpreting Studies, Linguistics and Cultural Studies of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz) in Germersheim voted in favour of granting an honorary doctorate to Prof. Dr.
The laudation was delivered by Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Andreas F. Kelletat. A few words of thanks were also spoken by Jun. Prof. Dr. Dilek Dizdar on behalf of Hans Vermeer’s students and by Prof. Dr. Heidemarie Salevsky (Berlin) who worked with Hans Vermeer over many years.