Professor, Scandinavian languages
Department of language studies
SE-901 87 Umeå
Tel: + 46 (0)90 786 7887
The main focuses of his research are the Scandinavian place-names in northern language contact areas and Scandinavian dialects in Fenno-Scandia. He has also studied the language history in the Botnian region, then taken the point of departure in the Medieval documents.