Professor Henry Widdowson

Honorary Professor, Department of English, University of Vienna
Professor Henry Widdowson

Professor Henry Widdowson

Honorary Professor, Department of English, University of Vienna

Biography

Professor Widdowson has been central to the development of the field of Applied Linguistics since its inception. He has been called “the most influential philosopher of the late twentieth century for international ESOL” (The Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning).