The bodies of PCL-PRESS are:

1. Editor in Chief (ECH): Prof. em. Dr. Rudolf Muhr (Univ. Graz)

The editor in chief represents PCL-PRESS to the public.

2. The Executive Editorial Board (EEB)

The Executive Board manages PCL-PRESS. It receives manuscripts, appoints reviewers, communicates with authors and coordinates the publication process etc.

The EXB consists of 5 members:

1. DUARTE L., Maria Eugenia: Full professor of Portuguese linguistics, Univ. Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Link:

2. De RIDDER, Reglindis: Senior lecturer, Department of Slavic and Baltic Studies Finnish Dutch and German, Univ. of Stockholm, Sweden. Link: rede5263-1.363648

3. MARLEY, Dawn: Co-Editor of one of the publications of the WGNDV and Principal Teaching Fellow in French. University of Surrey, Guildford, UK. Link:

4. MUHR, Rudolf: Prof. em. Univ. Graz, Head of the Austrian German Research Centre, Graz. Link(s):;;;;;

5. THOMAS, Juan: Ass. Prof., Associate Professor of Spanish, Head of the department of foreign languages, Utica College college, New York, US. Link:;  Personal web site:

3. The Editorial Board (EB)

The EB consists of experienced academics who provide their expertise in the assessment and acquisition of manuscripts. They are expert advisors that help to achieve and maintain a high standard in the publications of PCL-PRESS. As there are many pluricentric languages, the EB consists of scholars who represent these languages and have published on pluricentric languages. The members of the EB are:

  1. Amorós NEGRE, Carla (Prof. adjudante of Spanish linguistics, Univ. of Salamanca, Spain) Publications: Link:, 198259vu9h902o7mehi4lbt24&_key_=d881cb03e766a728ce0978ce9ac7fe79
  2. BUGEL,Talia (Assoc. Professor, Spanish, Purdue University, Fort Wayne, US) Link: faculty-bugel.html
  3. De CALUWE, Johan (Full professor, Univ. of Ghent, Belgium), Link:
  4. DEL GAUDIO, Salvatore (Full professor, Univ. of Kiev, Ukraine)
  5. De RIDDER, Reglindis (Lecturer, postdoc, Univ. of Stockholm, Department of Slavic and Baltic Studies Finnish Dutch and German) Link :
  6. DOLLINGER, Stefan (Assoc. Prof, Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus, Canada), Link:
  7. DUARTE L., Maria Eugenia (Full professor of Portuguese linguistics, Univ. Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Link:
  8. DUM-TRAGUT, Jasmine (Univ. Doz. Dr. Dr. h.c., Univ. of Salzburg, Austria) Link:
  9. EDELMANN, Gerhard (em. Senior lecturer, Univ. Vienna, Austria) Link:
  10. FONYUY, Kelen Ernesta (Senior member of the WGNDV and senior lecturer at the University of Bamenda, Cameroon);
  11. GOSH, Aditi (Assistant professor, Department of Linguistics, Calcutta University, India) Publications: Link:
  12. HABIB, Tania (Assistant Professor, University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, Pakistan);
  13. HICKEY, Raymond (Full Professor, English linguistics, Univ. of Düsseldorf, Germany) Link:
  14. HUBER, Máté (Postdoc Univ. Szeged, Hungary) Link:
  15. IBRAHIM, Zeinab (Teaching Professor of Arabic Studies, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar) Link:
  16. JUSUFI, Lumnije (Researcher, Humboldt Univ. Berlin, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Hungarology). Link:
  17. KRETZENBACHER, Leo (Senior lecturer, Department of German, Melbourne University, Australia) Link:
  18. LEITNER, Gerhard (Prof. em. Freie Univ. Berlin) mitarbeiterinnen_und_mitarbeiter/leitner/index.html
  19. MARLEY, Dawn (Principal Teaching Fellow in French at the University of Surrey) Link:
  20. MAS CASTELLS, Josep Àngel (Prof. titular, Univ. Politècnica de València, Spain) Link:
  21. MEISNITZER, Benjamin (Full professor of Romance languages with focus on Spanish and Portuguese). Link:; Link:
  22. MENDES Amaliá (Scientific Coordinator of the Centre of Linguistics of the University of Lisbon and editor in chief of the Grammar of Portuguese, Lisbon, Portugal) Publications: Link:
  23. MILLER, Corey (Senior researcher, MITRE Corporation, US); Link:
  24. MULLER DE OLIVEIRA, Gilvan (Full professor, Univ. de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Chair of the newly established UNESCO Chair for Multilingualism.
  25. NILSSON, Morgan (Senior lecturer, University of Göteborg, Sweden (
  26. RAHMAN, Tariq (Prof. em.Beaconhouse National University, Lahore, Pakistan)
  27. RUETER, Jack (Senior Researcher, Univ. of Helsinki) Link :
  28. SCHNEIDER, Edgar (Full Professor, Univ. of Regensburg, Germany); Link:
  29. SIEBURG, Heinz (Assoc. Prof., Univ. of Luxemburg)
  30. STOJANOV, Tomislav (Senior assoc., Univ. of Zagreb); Link:
  31. THOMAS, Juan A. (Associate. Professor, Utica College, Utica, NY, USA) Links: Personal web site:
  32. VANČO, Ildikó (Full professor, Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia) Publications: Link: http://www.umjl.fss.uktsk/hu/?page_id=1203
  33. WAGNER, Melanie (Assistant Prof., Univ. of Luxemburg) flshase/identites_politiques_societes_espaces_ ipse/staff/melanie_wagner

4. The members of the WGNDV

The members of the WGNDV are the primary resource for providing expertise with respect to “new” pluricentric languages and the assessment of manuscripts which are not covered by the Editorial Board. As of December 1 2019 the WGNDV has 261 members, many of the published papers in one of the 9 volumes that have been published so far.