Indiana University Bloomington

George Fowler Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department Chair

George Fowler

Office number: GA 4034
Office telephone: (812) 855-2829
E-mail address:

Degree: Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1987.

Dissertation: "The Syntax of the Genitive Case in Slavic."

Specialties/Research Interests: Russian morphology and syntax; case in the Slavic languages; linguistic theory and semiotics; Russian-English linguistic relations; Bulgarian linguistics; Hungarian linguistics.

Current project(s): Awareness of English vocabulary and grammar in Russian culture.

Courses regularly taught:

  • Structure of Russian 1-2.
  • Russian word formation.
  • History of the Russian literary language.
  • Readings in Russian culture, history, and society.
  • Semiotics of advertising.